EMA detects when a care receiver carrying the mobile phone falls and sends a time stamped message to the carer(s) indicating the event and a Google map link with the location where it happened.
When any of the caregivers calls the user and the call is not answered within a pre-determined number of seconds (configurable), the call is automatically answered by the mobile phone of the user through the speakerphone function.
The caregiver can at any moment in time through the EMA portal, consult the location of the mobile phone of the care-receiver through
The simplified interface allows quick calls to 4 selected contacts – usually informal or formal caregivers. The contacts are presented with a photograph (or logo) and the call is launched just by touching the image.