A safety net for active lifestyles

Personal emergency response system (PERS) overview

At home or on the go, get emergency help when you need it – with just the push of a button.

To keep you safe and independent, we offer a medical alert monitoring system from LifeStation that provides access to help 24/7 at the push of a button. 

LifeStation’s state-of-the-art services keep you connected to your caregiver network through easy-to-use technology and platforms – including exclusive Find My Loved One and Alexa integrations. 

An experienced care specialist can then contact emergency services, caregivers, or loved ones – quickly getting you the help you need.

Your PERS benefits – provided by LifeStation – include: 

  • One personal emergency response system (PERS)
  • Choice of an in-home system or mobile device with GPS/WiFi
  • Monthly monitoring
  • Necessary chargers and cords

PERS availability at no additional cost

This benefit is available at no additional cost to Blue Shield of California members enrolled in the following plans:

  • Medicare Supplement Plan F Extra
  • Blue Shield Inspire (HMO) in Los Angeles and Orange counties
  • Blue Shield 65 Plus (HMO) in Los Angeles, Orange, San Diego, San Luis Obispo, and Santa Barbara counties
  • Blue Shield 65 Plus Choice Plan (HMO) in San Bernardino and Riverside counties
  • Blue Shield AdvantageOptimum Plan (HMO) in Los Angeles and Orange counties
  • Blue Shield AdvantageOptimum Plan 1 (HMO) in San Diego County
  • Blue Shield TotalDual Plan (HMO D-SNP) in Los Angeles, Orange, San Bernardino, and San Diego counties
  • Blue Shield Coordinated Choice Plan (HMO) in Los Angeles, Orange, San Bernardino, Riverside, San Diego, Fresno, Santa Clara, Merced, San Joaquin, and Stanislaus counties
  • Blue Shield Inspire Plan (HMO D-SNP) in Fresno, San Joaquin, and Stanislaus counties

 

Choose the monitoring style that works for you

In-home landline In-home cellular Mobile with GPS
Works with your home telephone service to get you help Works without a traditional landline Access to help when you're home or away and helps identify your location


Get started with PERS

To check eligibility or obtain your medical alert system and begin receiving services, call LifeStation® 24/7 at
(855) 672-3269 [TTY:711]

or

Visit the LifeStation website

 

Access your 2020 PERS benefit