How Can You Upgrade Your Medical Alert System?

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Updated 7/21/17 1:37pm | Alert1’s medical alert systems give you the peace of mind of 24/7 protection. To complete your safety net of protection, Alert1 offers some fantastic upgrades. From medication reminders to monitored smoke detection to our Fall Protection Package, with Alert1 you know you will be in the best of hands. Seniors and caregivers everywhere can trust Alert1.


How can Seniors Remember to Take Medications?

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It can be difficult to keep track of all of the medication we need to take. Particularly when you have to take them at different times throughout the day! Alert1’s MedReady Medication Reminder will remind you take your medication so you don’t have to worry about forgetting! You can set reminders for up to four times a day. With it customized to the exact times you need, you will never miss a dose again!

It is estimated that 50% of prescriptions dispensed annually are not taken correctly, and 30% of all hospital admissions for people over 65 are directly attributable to not taking medication properly. Don’t be a part of that 30%! Alert1’s medication reminder is an easy solution to prevent an emergency hospital trip. It’s a small precaution that can help save your life.

Why Use Alert1's Medication Reminder

Alert1’s medication reminder is tamper proof, and only dispenses the medication seniors need. Fill the pill tray, and then lock the lid closed. When it is time for the medication to be taken, the internal tray will rotate and the alarm will ring. Simply slide open the compartment for easy access to the correct pill compartment.

Our medication reminder is very simple to use. The medication reminder has an extra-large LED display and is as easy to set up as a digital clock. The pill tray is simple to fill and switch out, and the 48-hour rechargeable back-up battery ensures the unit works whether there is a power outage or you need to travel for the day.

Taking your scheduled medicine does not have to be difficult. Reduce medication worries and help prevent dangerous missed doses and overdosing with Alert1’s medication reminder.

How Can Seniors Keep Safe From Deadly Fires?


Would you be able to hear your current smoke detector if you had your heading aids out? What would you do if there was a fire in your home when you’re out? Your current smoke detector merely makes noise. Alert1’s monitored smoke detector does so much more. It combines with your classic home medical alert to protect your home with the same 24/7 protection you enjoy.

Why Use Alert1's Smoke Monitor

Our sensitive smoke monitor is designed to reduce the risk of false alarms. But we would rather you stay safe than be sorry. If the smoke alarm is triggered, we will immediately call and check up on you.You can also set up a secondary notifier list of people we will call if you don’t pick up your phone but before calling 911. You customize who you want to respond.

You don’t need an impersonal smoke detector that only angrily beeps at you. Your home will be protected with Alert1’s monitored smoke detector, whether you are at home or not.  A smoke detector that can call for help even if you are unable to respond to the alarm. We will keep you and your home safe, 24/7.

How Can Seniors Prevent Falls at Home?

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Alert1’s medical alerts will protect you if you ever need help, but you also need to prevent falls in your home. We offer a Fall Protection Package to protect you in the most dangerous parts of your home. With this package you receive to wall mounted help buttons and two motion sensing nightlights.

Why Use Alert1's Wall Help Button

Alert1’s wall mounted help buttons are perfect for the places in your home where you are most at risk, such by your bed and next to your bath. Even though our help necklaces and bracelets are unobtrusive and waterproof, some of our members take them off when sleeping and bathing.

This is dangerous, because you are without protection. If you place the Alert1 wall mounted help button in these areas, you will always be protected.

Alert1’s motion-sensing nightlights are a Fall Protection Package exclusive. They are perfect for revealing senior tripping hazards in the dark with 10 super bright LEDs. Compact and lightweight, they are perfect for hallways, entryways, and dark closets. There’s no need to fumble around in the dark looking for a light switch – these nightlights turn themselves on and off when they sense your presence!

Falling is the most common cause of injury for seniors. With our Fall Protection Package plus your medical alert system you will be able to both prevent falls and have a way to easily get help 24/7.