Medical Alert Devices

Fun2BHere

My almost-deaf parent needs one. It should be able to contact emergency help both at home and away from home. It cannot be one that is dependent on a smart phone app. I have started reading reviews, but I would love to hear your experiences and recommendations.

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maifleur01

From one of several threads on the health forum. You might look there but this is the most recent. https://www.gardenweb.com/discussions/5570290/medical-alert-device#n=15

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kathyg_in_mi

My friend has one that there is no monthly fee.

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ravencajun Zone 8b TX

We have had a few good discussions here about them. You might want to do a search here. My mom refused to wear hers or keep it out. She thought they were listening to her all the time. They occasionally do test them and she would freak out when they were doing that. So be sure they are willing to use it.

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raee_gw zone 5b-6a Ohio

I just last week got a mailer from Philips Medical about theirs - threw it out but seem to remember they offered one that worked away from home. However, I didn't read more than that so I don't know any particulars, including cost.

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breenthumb

Yes, I've seen recent tv ads about one, Man fell in the park and couldn't get up. Sorry I don't remember the product name but they are available.

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