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Remote Monitoring


Narration:
Today's smart technology allows you to monitor the activity of a loved one who's living alone so you can check in on them from a remote location and offer support as needed.

Here's how they work. Discreet wireless sensors are placed around the home in key locations like the bedroom, kitchen, medication areas, and bathroom. These sensors keep track of your loved ones normal routines and can send you or another designated caregiver alerts regarding unusual situations.

For example, depending on the system, you can receive alerts if the person
  • Opens the outside door at 5:00am instead of their usual 10:00am time
  • Gets out of bed at night and doesn't return
These sensors do not emit alarms, flashing lights, or even send any radiation into the room. These sensors just pick up the heat of the human body. We created this animation to help you visualize that these wireless monitors are checking for activity 24/7.

These smart systems can be very helpful for the right person who is still safe to live on their own, but needs daily monitoring and some back-up support to do so. It helps to identify problems as they occur so you can intervene before they become full blown crises.



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