Eligibility

Am I eligible?

To be eligible for a rebate you must meet the following criteria and requirements:

  • be aged 75 years or older
  • have a Centrelink Pensioner Concession
    Card or a Department of Veterans' Affairs
    Pensioner Concession Card
  • be a permanent resident of
    South Australia

Or if of Aboriginal descent. 65 years or older

Gold card holders and senior card only
holders are not eligible to apply

You must also meet the following clinical criteria:

  • be at high risk of falls
  • suffer from a major medical or chronic
    condition that requires an immediate and
    urgent response in an emergency

You must also meet the following functional criteria:

  • you should have sufficient physical and
    cognitive function to wear and operate
    the personal alert system
  • you must be willing to wear the alert system
    24 hours a day and to activate the system,
    if necessary

You must have a referral from a registered health professional who certifies that you meet both the clinical and functional criteria.

You must also meet one or more of the following social criteria:

  • be living alone
  • be alone for most of the day or night
  • be living exclusively with someone who is
    unable to get to the phone in an emergency,
    or is unable to use the phone.

For More information please visit website http://www.sa.gov.au/concessions/pasrs

If you are approved, the government will give you:
1. Up to $380 for the purchase & installation of the system
2. Up to $250/year for monitoring services

WITH ACTIVEWATCH YOU WILL PAY NO COST FOR YOUR MONITORING FOR LIFETIME

 

Procedure to Claim Services

Applicant to fill the attached application form.


Form to be taken to the doctor for clinical assessment and get the form signed by the doctor.


Form posted for approval


Once approved please contact us on below


We will make a booking, supply and install the medical alarm unit and also start monitoring 24/7 VIA control room at no cost.


To Download Application Form

If you have received your SA Rebate Approval Letter

08 8261 0660