Speak and listen directly through the medical alert pendant Medical alarms system can be a life-changing device to a person. There are many different local and national companies that provide senior medical alert systems, so It can give an elderly person the independence and security they need to live alone and it can also give a handicapped or physically challenged person loved ones a peace of mind by knowing they will be contacted at once in case an emergency takes place. finding a company that provides affordable services shouldn't be a problem. Many elderly homeowners aren't comfortable with searching and purchasing items online, so they may need assistance from a younger family member. There are many medical alarm companies with many different types of emergency medical equipment, so do your homework. If youâ€™re thinking about getting a medical alarm for you or someone you care about, be sure to ALWAYS ask the following questions: 1. Can I speak and listen to the operator through the pendant?
2. What happens if I hit the button when I am outside? Can I speak to the operator from outside my home? 3. If I am showering or bathing, can I use my pendant/medical alert bracelet? If the door is closed, will I be heard? 4. Do the call center operators have EMT (emergency medical technician)training? 5. Will the call center operators stay on the line with me for as long as I need them? 6. Speak and listen to the operator directly through the pendant 7. 24/7 monitoring with EMT-certified professionals 8. Easy installation/User friendly 9. Operates anywhere from 300 to 600 feet* in or around the homeâ€ 10. Water-resistantâ€”may be worn in bath or shower** 11. Medical alert jewelry - wear it as a medical alert necklace , clipped to your belt, or as a medical bracelet 12. Battery provides up to six hours of talk time and up to one year of stand-by time 13. Bilingual (Spanish and English) equipment and operators available
Published on Aug 20, 2012