Top 5 Medical Alert Systems of 2018

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Medical Guardian

9.9/10

Shopping Experience

10

Equipment & Setup

9.8

Cost & Value

9.8

Monitoring Service & Reputation

9.9

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MobileHelp

9.7/10

Shopping Experience

9.7

Equipment & Setup

9.8

Cost & Value

9.6

Monitoring Service & Reputation

9.6

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  • Low-Rate Cellular Plans with Price Lock Option
  • A+ BBB, No Contracts, 30-Day Money Back Guarantee
  • UL-listed equipment with lifetime warranty & features, most attractive design of all providers
  • Free lock box ($35 value) w/ all phone orders

Medical Alert

9.6/10

Shopping Experience

9.6

Equipment & Setup

9.6

Cost & Value

9.6

Monitoring Service & Reputation

9.7

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  • No Equipment Charge and No Long Term Commitment
  • Fall Detection on Every System
  • A+ Rating with the BBB, 30-Day Money Back Guarantee
  • Strong Reputation with Caregivers & Hospitals

LifeStation

9.5/10

Shopping Experience

9.6

Equipment & Setup

9.4

Cost & Value

9.5

Monitoring Service & Reputation

9.5

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  • Fall Detection Built-in to all systems
  • Owns and operates their own UL Listed Monitoring Center. U.S.-based and NO outsourcing
  • Committed to the Customer - Every call answered by real people, never machines

HelpButton

9.5/10

Shopping Experience

9.5

Equipment & Setup

9.6

Cost & Value

9.5

Monitoring Service & Reputation

9.5

DESIGNED FOR THE ACTIVE SENIOR

  • Feature-Packed & EXTREMELY easy on the wallet
  • FREE Shipping, No Activation Fee & ZERO CONTRACTS EVER.
  • Stylish & Sturdy Device features both waterproofing & fall detection
  • Single Charge powers device for nearly a week
  • Backed by a 30-day money back guarantee

LifeFone

9.3/10

Shopping Experience

9.3

Equipment & Setup

9.2

Cost & Value

9.4

Monitoring Service & Reputation

9.3

  • Low Monthly Rates start at $25/mo + get your first month Free
  • All plans backed by 30-day money-back guarantee
  • Fall Detection available @ low rates
  • Monthly Inactivity Check-Ins. LifeFone goes the extra mile
  • InHomeSafetyGuide congratulates LifeFone as one of only a handful providers to make our BEST list Five Years Straight. Highly recommended

GREATCALL LIVELY MOBILE MEDICAL ALERT DEVICE

A mobile gps medical alert device works like a traditional in-home unit, except it can be taken outside of the house and wherever you go.

GreatCall Lively

9.3/10

Shopping Experience

9.5

Equipment & Setup

9.3

Cost & Value

9.1

Monitoring Service & Reputation

9.4

  • From $19.99/month, $49.99 device fee
  • Uses Verizon’s Powerful Network
  • Completely Waterproof
  • Easy Drop-In Charger, No Messy Cords
  • Automatic Fall Detection available
  • Access to Doctors & Nurses 24/7

Other Big-Brand Medical Alert Systems

Looking for Life Alert? While they did not make our list of 2018’s Best medical alert systems – we are happy to provide our visitors with a link to their website LifeAlert.com. More than fifteen Medical Alert Systems were rated and ranked for 2018 with only a handful of providers making our BEST list. Below are some of the bigger brand providers you may be familiar with that did NOT make our Best of 2018 List.

Alert1

8.8/10

Shopping Experience

8.5

Equipment & Setup

8.5

Cost & Value

9

Monitoring Service & Reputation

9

  • Unlimited button pushes and talk time
  • Automatic system tests conducted every 28 days
  • Fall detection option available
  • Support for over 190 languages
  • 30-day money back guarantee for some plans

ADT Medical Alert

7.7/10

Shopping Experience

7.4

Equipment & Setup

7.7

Cost & Value

7.2

Monitoring Service & Reputation

8.4

  • HIGH PRICE - AVERAGE OFFERING
  • Our Testing Netted Average Results
  • Functional Equipment w/Dated Appearance
  • Worth considering if it can be packaged with a Home Security offering

Philips Lifeline

7.3/10

Shopping Experience

7

Equipment & Setup

7.5

Cost & Value

7.5

Monitoring Service & Reputation

7

  • Most expensive plans
  • Mandatory $50 activation fee

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