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Medical Alert Services: 5 Ways to Spot a Customer-Focused Company

These days it can be really tricky for seniors and their families to choose a medical provider, as there are literally dozens upon dozens of companies out there vying for your attention. Thi...

September 23, 2013

Carli De La Cruz

Who Needs A One-Button Medical Alert System? Not Just Seniors!

Many people believe medical alert systems are just for the senior population. However, in recent times the usefulness of medical alert systems has expanded to many different age groups. Did ...

September 10, 2013

Carli De La Cruz

Why Not Just Call 911? Medical Alert Systems Provide Personalized Help

It’s common knowledge that a Medical Alert System is more effective than a 911 call. 911 operators don’t have a personalized profile available for the user when a call is placed....

September 3, 2013

Carli De La Cruz

The Life-Saving Potential of Lockboxes

When an emergency happens and you need help as quick as possible, local firefighters and emergency response teams are trained to get to you as quickly as possible and by whatever means neces...

August 9, 2013

Bay Alarm Medical

Medical Alert System Compatible Phone Service Providers

When considering purchasing a medical alert system, it is important that you choose one that is compatible with your home phone service provider. Scroll down to see the different phone servi...

August 3, 2013

justin_harr

Bay Alarm Medical Emergency Alert System Review at Rossmoor Senior Community

Bay Alarm Medical was recently invited to present our Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) at the Rossmoor Active Senior Adult Community in Walnut Creek, California. They invited repr...

July 26, 2013

elizabeth_arreola

Fall Detection Medical Alert Systems

Fall Detection technology is generating a ton of buzz in the Medical Alert industry. At first glance, fall detection devices seem like the perfect solution for seniors at risk for falls. The...

June 10, 2013

Carli De La Cruz

10 Stellar Seniors We Admire

Happy Monday all! To fight off the Monday Blues, here’s a fun snippet of our favorite seniors! 1.) Nola Ochs In 2007, 95-year-old Nola Ochs gained fame for breaking the Guinness World ...

June 3, 2013

Carli De La Cruz

Medical Alert Customers Targeted in Fraudulent Telemarketing

Bay Alarm Medical is currently investigating reports of fraudulent telemarketing calls to our customers. Please be aware of calls offering free home alarm systems and/or home installations. ...

May 15, 2013

Alan Wu

Infographic: Senior Safety Risks and Tips

As the maker of one of America’s top-rated medical alert systems, we’re concerned about keeping seniors safe. Here are some of the top accident risks seniors face, and a few simp...

April 29, 2013

Alan Wu