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Personal Emergency Response System (PERS)

person pushing emergency response button

Maintain your peace of mind with a Personal Emergency Response System device provided through NationsResponse® in partnership with ADT.

Members have access to emergency alert devices, two-way connectivity to round-the-clock monitoring centers, and scheduled wellness checks by ADT Companion agents.

Stay Healthy and Secure in Your Home

PERS units are covered in full on Independent Health’s Assure Advantage® HMO C-SNP, Encompass 65® Basic HMO, Encompass 65® Core HMO, and our Encompass 65® HMO without prescription coverage plans.

Designed to detect falls and other accidents, a Personal Emergency Response device provides seniors and disabled members a sense of safety and security greatly enhancing independence, while also keeping them connected with caretakers, loved ones, and support networks.

To Get Started

Members of qualifying plans will have three PERS units to choose from, all at no cost:

ADT On-The-Go (4G)
Includes mobile base unit, optional fall detection, GPS location capabilities, no landline required.

ADT Medical Alert Plus (4G)
Includes in-home operations, optional fall detection, home temperature monitoring, no landline required.

ADT Medical Alert Basic
Includes in-home operations, home temperature monitoring, landline is required.

You can order via phone by calling a NationsResponse® Member Experience Advisor at (877) 270-4239 (TTY:711), 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year.

Questions? Call a RedShirt!


PERS photos are for display purposes only and do not depict actual devices and services. Benefits vary by plan. Not all Medicare Advantage plan members qualify for this benefit.

Last Updated 10/1/2023