Top 5 Medical Alert Systems of 2018

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MobileHelp

9.9/10

Shopping Experience

9.8

Equipment & Setup

9.9

Cost & Value

10

Monitoring Service & Reputation

9.9

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LifeStation

9.8/10

Shopping Experience

9.8

Equipment & Setup

9.8

Cost & Value

9.9

Monitoring Service & Reputation

9.8

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LifeFone

9.6/10

Shopping Experience

9.6

Equipment & Setup

9.6

Cost & Value

9.6

Monitoring Service & Reputation

9.5

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  • Made our Top 5 list each year since 2012!

Medical Alert

9.6/10

Shopping Experience

9.7

Equipment & Setup

9.5

Cost & Value

9.6

Monitoring Service & Reputation

9.5

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  • Largest medical alert provider in the U.S. BBB A+

HelpButton

9.5/10

Shopping Experience

9.4

Equipment & Setup

9.5

Cost & Value

9.4

Monitoring Service & Reputation

9.5

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  • Stylish & Sturdy Device features both waterproofing & fall detection
  • Single Charge powers device for nearly a week
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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

9.4/10

Shopping Experience

9.5

Equipment & Setup

9.5

Cost & Value

9.2

Monitoring Service & Reputation

9.5

  • From $24.99/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

While these companies did not make our BEST Medical Alert Systems of 2018, they are established providers in the medical alert space.

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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