What you need to know
- A Canadian health provider is launching a new Apple Watch monitoring service.
- TELUS will provide 24/7 monitoring and a new Apple Watch to members on its new plan.
- It features a companion app connected to its Central Monitoring Station.
Canadian health provider TELUS has today announced a new 24/7 monitoring service for Apple Watch fall detection available to its customers.
In a press release the company stated:
The service starts at $54/month and includes a brand new Apple Watch Cellular model with coverage across Canada. There's also a companion app connected to a 24/7 monitoring service:
If users have an Apple Watch Series 4 or later they can get the companion service for just $30/month.
You can read the full release here.
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