Medical Alert by CareLink

Medical Alert by CareLink

CareLink Remote Medical Monitoring in Southwest Colorado, Four Corners area including Cortez, Durango, Dolores and Mancos The only local service provider of medical alert systems in the Four Corners! CareLink® provides peace of mind for you or your family member in knowing that you have 24-hour access to medical assistance.

Contact Doris and Southwest Health System at 970-749-3464 to learn more about the CareLink® remote medical alarm services available in Cortez, Dolores, Mancos, Dove Creek, Durango and surrounding areas in southwest Colorado. This capable team can answer questions about the devices and options you should consider.

CareLink® is an affordable monitoring option with convenience features built to help you focus on wellness at home. It’s help, at the touch of a button! CareLink® services provide a variety of medical alert solutions with the most advanced technology for patients, families, caregivers and healthcare providers.

Once the CareLink® pendant is pressed your Carelink® unit will immediately begin to dial the CareLink® Support Center. Because all of your contact information (i.e. neighbors, family, friends and EMS) is already on file, the amount of time it takes is minimal. Normally you are speaking with an operator within one minute of pressing the pendant. After the Support center staff has determined your needs the contact list can be called and help can be sent.

CareLink® services provide a variety of medical alert solutions with the most advanced technology for patients, families, caregivers and healthcare providers. Several remote monitoring products are available:


CareLink® / 7100 Series

The Carelink 7100 series is a personal emergency response system designed to reduce complications associated with falls or other health-related emergencies by ensuring prompt assistance. The tiny, waterproof CareLink pendant worn by the client allows him or her to establish two-way, hands-free communication 24 hours a day all year long, from virtually anywhere in the home. A trained attendant answers the call to determine what assistance is needed and contacts the appropriate help immediately. Multiple pendants may be used with one CareLink unit to help protect multiple people living in the same home.

Features include:

  • Automatic testing
  • Lightweight, waterproof pendant can be worn as a pendant or wristband
    Battery monitoring that sends alerts automatically if replacement is needed
  • Voice prompts
  • Backup battery
  • 2-way voice connection to support center
  • Braille labels

CareLink® MXD

The CareLink® MXD model works with traditional land line phone service, VOIP, and cable phone lines. The CareLink® MXD offers crystal clear 2-way voice and from 500 to 1,000 feet of pendant range. This model is an excellent choice for reliability and flexibility. It is compatible with VoIP, cable, and other non-traditional phone services, giving you the freedom to use any phone system that the loss of a land line will not affect service.

This medical alert device was designed with comfort and protection in mind. It’s a powerful unit that offers increased speed, accuracy and durability when it comes to monitoring. A microphone and speaker provide excellent sound quality and clear two-way voice communication between your home and the CareLink® support center to help you be heard during an emergency.

Your medical alert kit includes:

  • Base Unit
  • Waterproof Pendant with 500—1,000 foot range
  • 24/7/365 monitoring by 5-Star Diamond Certified Operators
  • Back-up Battery
  • Power cord and phone line
  • 24 hour access to tech support

CareLink® MXD 3G

The CareLink® MXD 3G model works through a cellular connection with AT&T. For those without a traditional wired phone line into the home, this remote medical alarm could be the best fit for safety and peace of mind.

This medical alert device was designed with comfort and protection in mind. It’s a powerful unit that offers increased speed, accuracy and durability when it comes to monitoring. A microphone and speaker provide excellent sound quality and clear two-way voice communication between your home and the CareLink® support center to help you be heard during an emergency.

Your medical alert kit includes:

  • Base Unit
  • Waterproof Pendant with 500—1,000 foot range
  • 24/7/365 monitoring by 5-Star Diamond Certified Operators
  • Back-up Battery
  • Power cord and integrated cellular functionality (no additional cell attachments are necessary)
  • 24 hour access to tech support

CareLink® Numera

The The CareLink® Numera delivers the functionality of a mobile medical alert unit with the enhanced safety features of fall detection and GPS location. It works through a cellular connection with AT&T to give today’s active seniors and their families freedom and security as they manage their health at home or away. Call your team at Southwest Health System regarding CareLink’s Numera (or, optionally, the Belle pendant by ResponseNow) at 970-749-3464 today for more information about these fall-detection and GPS location monitoring devices.

Features include:

  • Monitoring in and outside the home
  • Adaptive, multi-sensor fall detection
  • GPS and telco location-based services
  • Hands-free, two-way voice communication
  • No wired phone line required!

Learn more about reducing the risk of falls here. 

Concerns about medication management? We can help! Southwest Health System and CareLink coordinate to provide peace of mind for caregivers and patients who need help keeping track of safe and timely pill dosages. Read more about the various options and services that can simplify complex med schedules..