What are Telecare Equipment?
By the book (Wikipedia), Telecare Equipment are those which “offer remote care of elderly and physically less able people, providing the care and reassurance needed to allow them to remain living in their own homes.” Basically, Telecare Equipment helps and promotes independent living among elderly and less-able people. Telecare Equipment comprises of various kinds of safety alarms like Fall-Detection Alarms, Health Emergency Alarms, etc.
How does this Equipment work?
These alarms help elderly people and other differently-abled people, in general, to continue living their life independently without worrying about their safety. These alarms, usually, help by notifying your family members or your friends, and maybe, an ambulance, if you are in some kind of emergency. For example, Fall-Detection Alarms will automatically call for help if it detects a fall. The victim need not even push the button to initiate the call. In situations like seizures or heart attacks, the victim probably won’t be able to push any button. The alarm technology automatically detect a fall and initiate the process of getting help.
“Help is on its way.” Sometimes even hearing this can help a person to hold on to life or face any adverse situation. Talking Pendant Alarms come with two-way communication between the wearer and the person on the other side. These type of alarm technology come with a GPS tracker, which enables anyone to pinpoint the location the person (usually elderly people) in trouble.
As already mentioned above, Fall Detection Alarms call for help upon detecting a fall. This type of alarms doesn’t even need someone to push the button because in many emergency cases like seizures, or sudden falls, the victim might not be able to push the alarm button. These devices can also come with an inbuilt GPS Tracker, which helps a carer or a family member to track the location of the victim.
Since the invention of Telecare Equipment, nothing as significant as introduction of GPS Tracker has been done. GPS technology in alarms ensures to pinpoint the exact location of the wearer making it easier for the help to reach to the victim as soon as possible. Also, GPS has made it possible for elderly and differently-abled people to enjoy their independence even when they are outside their homes.
These are just a few types among many prevailing out there. Make sure to check all kind of SureSafe Alarms to ensure the safety of your loved ones.
How is this equipment helpful?
By now, you must have realized the obvious advantages of Telecare Equipment. Here are a few uses of these safety alarms.
- These safety alarms are a lifesaver for people suffering from all kinds of Dementia. When it comes to enjoying your independence, age is just a number. Dementia is commonly found among people over 60. The Mobile GPS Tracker Alarms help the loved one of such people to find them if they notice something unusual.
- Telecare Equipment empowers elderly people and others with health problems like Epilepsy, with their freedom and ensure that they live with peace of mind. Fall-Detection Alarms automatically detect a fall and notify your loved ones, ensuring that they reach quickly to help the victim.
With these and many other life-saving uses, Telecare Equipment is a must have possession if you have a loved one in need. The worst type of regrets is when you would’ve helped but couldn’t just because you didn’t know about the situation. Many Telecare Equipment companies still use the technology of the 1980’s, but technology has moved on significantly since then. At SureSafe, telecare and personal alarms for elderly are well-equipped with latest technology to ensure the help reaches in time. Check them out, now!