Chiptech has partnered with Avon-Heathcote Estuary Ihutai Trust to help with the ‘Clean up our Waterways’ project. Our factory is based in Ferrymead, Christchurch, and we are lucky to be near the Avon-Heathcote Estuary. As part of our Environmental Charter, Chiptech is proud to be doing our part to support the ecosystem by helping keep the […]
We have innovated, refined, and expanded in the past 20 years, here are some of our highlights… Chiptech has grown from being a major national analogue medical alarm manufacturer to an international digital telecare specialist. Chiptech is proud to celebrate supplying digital personal emergency response systems since 2013, as well as our role as a […]
COVID-19 has changed the way we talk and think about isolation. When New Zealand went into a nation-wide lockdown under Level 4, people were instructed to only leave their house for essential items and emergencies. Social distancing and remaining in ones bubble became social isolation for many older people, especially for those who are vulnerable […]
25 March 2020 As of midnight tonight (Wednesday 25 March) New Zealand alert classification for Covid-19 will be raised to Level 4, meaning that the country is in lockdown and all non-essential business must close for a minimum period of four weeks. As we are part of the supply chain for essential business, Chiptech will […]
GO DURESS has been specifically designed for users in high-risk situations, so they can activate a discrete alert for help and transmit frequent GPS location updates. What is it? GO DURESS is a mobile personal alerting device, with 3G cellular communication and global positioning system (GPS) technology. It has been designed as a discrete wearable […]
19 March 2020 We would like to update you on how we are working to address the challenges of COVID-19 as we closely monitor this unfolding situation. We are following the advice from the World Health Organisation and the New Zealand Ministry of Health, as the wellbeing of our people is of the utmost importance […]
Chiptech is very pleased to announce its entrance into the United Kingdom and European markets under the leadership of David Hammond, who has been appointed as CEO. David has had a long and established record in the technology-enabled care market, innovating new products and services with Chubb and UTC, and will be the driving force behind business […]
SmartCare® Cloud’s swish new interface is also packed with new features that enable user accessibility and ease, allowing users to update individual GO units with latest files through the ‘Cloud Wizard.’ If you would like login and have a look around, click here.
Chiptech celebrates the 30th firmware release, as firmware 3.30 is now available. Please go to our customer web portal to download this release and apply to your units.
Chiptech is happy to announce that the GO personal help device is available for customers to purchase. GO marks a new chapter in our range of personal emergency response systems, providing users with the freedom to move beyond the boundaries of their home, with confidence that help is a button press away. 3G cellular and […]