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How to Handle a Verbally Abusive Elder

Have you ever been on the receiving end of an angry outburst from your elderly mom or dad? If so, you’re not alone. While caring for an elderly parent can be one of the most rewarding expe...

October 5, 2015

Alan Wu

Take a Stand: Falls Prevention Awareness Day

As we say goodbye to summer and begin the fall season, Bay Alarm Medical is taking a stand to prevent falls. Today (yes, the first day of fall!) marks the 8th Annual Falls Prevention Awarene...

September 23, 2015

Gjenes Belamide

How Do I Give Mom Time Alone Without Actually Leaving Her Alone

No matter how old (or young!) you are, everyone needs a little alone time. As people age and require daily assistance, it can become more difficult to provide this necessary privacy. This is...

September 21, 2015

Jessica Caraballo

Will Medicare or Insurance Pay For Medical Alert Systems?

Will my insurance company pay for the cost of a medical alert system? Will Medicare or Medicaid reimburse me for my monthly expenses? Do you offer any member discounts? We get these question...

September 16, 2015

Carli De La Cruz

How No-Monthly-Fee Medical Alert Services Work

You may have heard about “no-monthly-fee” medical alert systems, but you might not understand how they work or if they are right for you or your loved ones. Before making a decis...

September 8, 2015

Alan Wu

Fighting Senior Boredom

For seniors, boredom is more than a fleeting state of mind. It can have serious health consequences and a direct impact on their quality of life, too. That’s why it’s important t...

August 20, 2015

Alan Wu

Should Mom and Dad Move in with Me or into a Care Facility?

Being a caregiver comes with many difficult decisions. Perhaps one of the hardest is whether your loved one should move in with you or into a care facility. This decision can come with many ...

August 14, 2015

Jasmine Phu

The Truth Behind Automatic Fall Detection Systems

Here at Bay Alarm Medical, we take the accountability for our customers very seriously. We understand that the products and recommendations we make could potentially be the difference betwee...

August 11, 2015

Gjenes Belamide

How do I install my in-home medical alert system?

Setting up your Bay Alarm Medical alert system is quick and easy. Will demonstrates how to set up the In-home system which can be done with both, a traditional landline phone jack as well as...

August 6, 2015

William Wright

When Would Someone Use Automatic Fall Detection?

  Transcript: Hi, I’m Gjenes from Bay Alarm Medical, and today we have a question from Gloria in California. Gloria wants to know: “When would someone need fall detection?&#...

August 4, 2015

Gjenes Belamide

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