Mobile GPS Help Button: 4 Features You Will Love

Alan Wu

February 3, 2016

It’s common to be wary of products that boast to be “new” and “improved,” assuming it’s simply a marketing ploy to get you to buy more. But that’s not the case with GPS-enabled medical alert devices. Medical alert systems can mean the difference between life and death, so when an improvement in technology comes along, it can only serve as more of a benefit to you.

Why Should I Consider a GPS Medical Alert System?

A medical alert system with GPS capabilities can add a lot of value to those looking for a great investment in their health. With many people choosing to stay active as they age and the preference for using mobile phones over landlines in the home, there is no one-size-fits-all when it comes to medical alert devices.

A mobile alert device with GPS is ideal for people who spend a lot of time outside the house—whether driving around running errands, taking the dog for a walk, or hiking with friends.  There are plenty of benefits that you can gain from using a GPS-enabled medical alert system:

1. Real time Location & Reliability.

 

Having a medical alert device with a built-in GPS system will allow real time location finder to pinpoint your whereabouts should an emergency occur and send help to your exact location. This has come in handy for people in a wide variety of ways—from being able to determine the location in a mall parking lot to a hiking trail.

Bay Alarm Medical offers 4G LTE powered Mobile GPS that runs off of local AT&T network towers. This provides us with fast speed connection to give you reliable and accurate information on your loved ones location. Just press the press the button if you need help and it will signal an alert to our 24/7 USA-based monitoring center. Once it connects, one of our dispatchers will come over the built in two-way speaker to check your status and provide the necessary help.

2. Portability.

 

Since our GPS medical alert system was designed for people on the go, it’s small in size and easy to bring along with you, wherever you go.  (About the size of an old-school pager. Remember those?) It’s small enough to fit in a purse, pocket or discreet carrying case that comes with your device and can be clipped onto your belt. You can also wear it around your neck with the included lanyard.

3. Privacy Matters.

The Bay Alarm Medical Mobile GPS is not used as a tracking device. Meaning, our dispatchers will only check your location in the event of an actual emergency. Bay Alarm Medical will never check your location without an emergency signal or permission from an authorized caregiver.  Bay Alarm Medical promises to never give out your information to any unauthorized parties.

4. Live Stress-free.

You can sleep a little easier at night knowing that you will be taken care of should an emergency occur—no matter the time or the place. The Bay Alarm Medical Mobile GPS device provides 24/7 security. Simply press the button if you need help and never worry about being alone during a time in need.

No matter which reason speaks to you, there’s no denying the importance of medical alert systems for seniors and their loved ones. If you’re having trouble sorting through the various medical alert systems or figuring out whether a GPS mobile alert system is right for you, give us a call at 1-877-522-9633 to talk through all the pros and cons.


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