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Connect America

Personal Emergency Response System (PERS)

Connect America - Bala Cynwyd

1 Belmont Ave, Fl 12, Bala Cynwyd, PA, 19004

Distance: 393 Miles

(800) 215-4306

Website

https://connectamerica.com

Service Details

Description

Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) are electronic devices for older adults and people with disabilities to easily call for help in an emergency.


The person may also wear a portable "help" button to allow for mobility. The system is connected to the user's phone and programmed to alert a response center once the "help" button is activated. The response center is staffed by trained professionals.


Additional Information

They provide:
* Personal Emergency Response Systems: Landline, Cellular, Mobile and GPS and Fall detection
* Medication Management: Landline and Cellular
* TeleHealth


About This Location

If you have a waiver or the Alternative Care Program covered costs include: purchase of equipment, installation, and monthly service charge.

If you have disability waiver funding, the service plan (based on an assessment of your needs) determines which services are funded through your waiver.

24-hour emergency response equipment like the Personal Emergency Response Equipment can be paid for through the Elderly Waiver and Alternative Care Program with the service called Specialized Supplies and Equipment.

Learn more about this service when paid for under the waivers, the Alternative Care Program, and Essential Community Supports in the Community-Based Services Manual.

Features

  • Licenses and Certifications
    • Approved by DHS as Meeting State Standards 
  • Payment
    • Alternative Care Waiver (AC) 
    • Brain Injury Waiver (BI) 
    • Community Access for Disability Inclusion Waiver (CADI) 
    • Community Alternative Care (CAC) Waiver 
    • Developmental Disabilities Waiver (DD) 
    • Elderly Waiver (EW) 
    • Essential Community Supports (ECS) 
    • Private pay 
  • Waiver Service Specialties
    • Emergency Response System - Installation 
    • Emergency Response System - Monthly Service Fee 
    • Emergency Response System - Purchase 

Business Hours

24/7


Area Served

Nationwide


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (800) 215-4306
FAX (800) 490-8313

Last Update

6/30/2020

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