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Getting the Best Experience from Your Medical Alert Company

If you’re looking to buy a medical alert system for a friend or relative, you’re probably searching for a reliable system that fits your budget. As customers ourselves, we often ...

January 15, 2014

Carli De La Cruz

Senior Alert System: 10 Questions To Ask Before Purchasing

A medical alert system is a cost-effective, reliable way to protect your loved ones from falls and other injuries that can occur around the home. When choosing between medical alert systems,...

January 7, 2014

Alan Wu

Best iPad Apps for Senior Citizens

You may be wondering what last-minute gift to get for your favorite senior. One of our top picks would be an iPad.   iPads can help seniors stay connected to family members, help keep t...

December 23, 2013

Carli De La Cruz

Do You Need a GPS Medical Alert System? [VIDEO]

Many of our callers often request information about GPS medical alert systems. The GPS Medical Alert System can be used anywhere you go. When you press the help button, our dispatchers will ...

December 10, 2013

Carli De La Cruz

3 Tips For Caregivers On Caring For Yourself Too

We often neglect our own well-being when we’re spending much of our time caring for others. With the holidays rapidly approaching, we wanted to share some quick tips for caregivers on...

November 27, 2013

Carli De La Cruz

Why Medical Alert Systems Don’t Work With Cell Phones

These days, seniors are more tech-savvy than ever. We’re noticing a new wave of the elderly adopting smart phones, tablets, and digital television services. Because of this shift from ...

November 20, 2013

Carli De La Cruz

What If They Can’t Hear Me? Medical Alert Service Protocols

One of the most common questions that callers ask us is “What if I’m too far away from the medical alert unit and the emergency dispatchers can’t hear me?” Our emergency pendants...

November 11, 2013

Bay Alarm Medical

Giving Back to the Community | Bay Alarm Medical Charity Drives

Throughout the year, Bay Alarm Medical is devoted to serving our community with donations and charity drives to various local and national non-profit organizations. St. Anthony’s Found...

November 8, 2013

Alan Wu

Bay Alarm Medical Joins Feeding America in the Fight Against Hunger

This holiday season, Bay Alarm Medical is partnering with Feeding America to join the fight against hunger. Over the next few months, we’ll be donating a portion of our profits to help...

October 31, 2013

Alan Wu

Live Long and Prosper: 5 Healthy Halloween Activities For Seniors

With Halloween just around the corner, Grumpy Grandpa wanted to share some fun and simple activities to do with your senior to get them in the holiday spirit. 1.) Milk Jug Halloween Characte...

October 28, 2013

Carli De La Cruz