Welcome to our Blog

Medical alert advice, tips, and how-to's for seniors, families, and caregivers

What’s a Geriatric Specialist

If you’re involved in helping an older friend or loved one with the management of their health care, you’ve probably heard the term “geriatric care” or “geriatric specialist” at ...

July 16, 2018

Bay Alarm Medical

What You Need To Know About Medical Alert System Warranties

Frequently Asked Question: “Does Bay Alarm Medical offer a warranty?” – See video transcript below Video Transcript Kristi H. out of Utah asked us “Does Bay Alarm Med...

July 3, 2018

kayla_quinn

5 Ways to Avoid Helicopter Behavior with Your Senior Parent

They raise you, loved you, and kept you safe. Now, your parent is older, more at-risk for falls and elder scams, and showing signs that concern you and warrant your involvement in daily deci...

June 26, 2018

Linsey Knerl

Living With Osteoporosis: 5 Tips to Help You Stay Safe & Independent

In the time it takes you to read this article, at least 60 people will suffer an osteoporosis-related fracture These broken bones cost an estimated $20 billion in health care costs in the Un...

June 6, 2018

Bay Alarm Medical

How To Setup In-Car Medical Alert Device Account

This video tutorial will walk you through the easy account setup, which can be completed at setup.splitsecnd.com. This is the first step before installing and testing your device, so be sure...

May 24, 2018

Bay Alarm Medical

The World’s 1st In-Car Medical Alert System

Bay Alarm Medical and Splitsecnd teamed up to introduce the world’s first In-Car Medical Alert System....

May 24, 2018

Bay Alarm Medical

Unboxing & Testing World’s 1st In-Car Medical Alert Device

Bay Alarm Medical and Splitsecnd have partnered to introduce the world’s first In-Car Medical Alert System. In this video – Kayla unboxes the device, installs and runs a live tes...

May 24, 2018

Bay Alarm Medical

How Mesothelioma Impacts Seniors

There is no denying that age is a primary risk factor in developing cancer. With the senior population predicted to double by 2050, it’s safe to assume the world of oncology will be stretc...

May 22, 2018

Bay Alarm Medical

Seniors Helping Seniors Scholarship 2018 – 1stPlace Winner – Madeline Rowe

As I pulled the latex gloves off my hands and threw them into the trash, I began to think about why I was changing depends in a nursing home. Not just looking for the obvious answer, (becaus...

May 2, 2018

Bay Alarm Medical

Seniors Helping Seniors Scholarship 2018 – 2nd Place Winner – Ana Danko

My Experience with the Elderly Last year, I took Hospice at my high school. In the class, we learned about care giving and volunteering with the elderly, and I began volunteering with Island...

May 2, 2018

Bay Alarm Medical