PERS - Frequently Asked Questions

PERS is a medical alert system supported by PIC for emergency incidents
Yes, PERS is a fee for service system for monitoring members who might be at risk for falls or another emergency event. The cost of the program depends on which unit the members selects.
Both members and non-members of PIC program can participate in this program.
No, the system is monitored by another organization called Connect America. However, PIC is notified should a member have an emergency event and someone from the Member Care office will contact the member the following day to check on him or her.