Motion Sensor Monitoring (Generic)

This is not a page for a specific "Motion Sensor Monitoring". It is a placeholder for the many Motion Sensor Monitoring that are out on the market. Because there are so many of them, and they are easy to find by doing an internet search, we do not attempt to include them in our database. See the More Information section for suggested search terms to use.

Product Description: 

Motion sensor monitoring systems allow caregivers to strategically place motion detectors in key locations—for example, under the mattress, on the refrigerator door, and on a medication container— in order to monitor a user's activities of daily living. Caregivers can then monitor whether a user has opened the refrigerator that day, taken their medication, and other activities. Many systems include emergency dialers, and/or video sentry systems for increased monitoring, as well. 

Main Features: 

  • Monitor a user's activities of daily living.
  • Highly customizable—caregivers can choose which locations or activities within the home to monitor.
  • Discrete.

Where To Buy: 

This is a generic entry. This type of product is available from many vendors. Type or paste the following search phrase into your preferred web browser: "motion sensor monitor systems for elderly," "ambient sensors for elderly."

Options & Accessories: 

  • Companion smartphone app for real-time monitoring or emergency contact.
  • Dedicated laptop, tablet, or TV interface that allows caregivers to send messages, photos, and share reminders with the user.

Primary Specifications: 

  • Typically requires an Internet/phone connection and a monthly fee.