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  • Push the button, get connected to our 24/7 Command Center
  • You decide who we call in an emergency
  • 600 ft. range. Need more range?
  • Showerproof button and compatible with pacemakers
  • Works with or without a landline. No WiFi required
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24/7 Protection and Peace of Mind

How will you get help if you’re alone? With Alert1’s Classic Home Medical Alert, you can get the help you need with the simple press of a button. When you press your help button, you will quickly be connected to a US-based operator at the Alert1 Command Center. We make sure that you get the help you need, and we stay on the line with you until that help arrives. With Alert1, you will never be alone.

What Happens When You Push Your Alarm Pendant?

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Your 100% showerproof help button will get you help for any type of emergency, big or small, 24/7
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A US-based operator from one of our two Command Centers come on the line to assist you in seconds. Even if you cannot speak– we follow the procedures set up ahead of time to make sure you get help
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We stay on the line with you until help arrives so that you are never alone. We reduce worry by notifying your family members, neighbors or doctors

How The Home Medical Alert System Works

Home Medical Alert Technical Specifications

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  • Command Center Communication Protocol-Contact ID
  • “Two Way Hands-Free Voice Communication” allows the personnel in Command Center to talk to you, and listen-in to what is happening on your side through the built-in microphone & speaker
  • Half duplex (Push to Talk & Listen In) & Full duplex (Two-Way Conversation) speech path controlled by DTMF commands
  • A maximum of 10 help buttons can be added in one system
  • Brightly illuminated red Emergency button for easy access in an emergency
  • Wall-mounting and table-top available

Specifications: Landline
  • Power: 15V 500mA adaptor
  • Back up battery: 9.6V 1600mAh Ni-Mh rechargeable battery
  • Battery back up time: 28 hours minimum
  • Frequency available: 433 MHz Super-Heterodyne
  • Range: 656.2 ft in open space
  • Operating temperature: 4.5° to +40°C
  • Humidity: up to 90% non-condensing
Specifications: Wireless
  • Power: 12V 1A switching power
  • Back up battery: 7.2V 600mAh Ni-Cd rechargeable battery
  • Battery back up time: 6 hours minimum
  • Frequency available: 433 MHz
  • Range: 656.2 ft in open space
  • Operating temperature: -10° to +45°C
  • Humidity: up to 90% non-condensing
  • Dimensions: 200.2 X 149 X 55.5 mm

Home Medical Alert Features

Help Button & POM Base Unit

  • 100% shower safe help button for protection at all times
  • Industry leading location accuracy using the same systems as 911
  • POM unit connects to the Alert1 Command Center
  • 24 hour backup battery so you will be protected even if your power fails
  • Automatically performs a silent test every 28 days to ensure that everything is working properly
  • Your choice of button: wristband or necklace
  • Unlimited button pushes and talk time. Press your button anytime, even if you just want to talk to someone

Personalized Response

  • You choose who we call in an emergency, whether it be EMS, a neighbor, or a family member. We do so much more than just calling 911
  • We notify family members or caretakers with updates so that they are always kept in the loop
  • Alert1 Command Centers are US-based and available 24/7. Our operators speak 190 different languages

Nationwide Monitoring

  • You are in great hands. Alert1 features two fully independent US-based Command Centers. Our CSAA certified operators are trained to be calm and reassuring in case of emergencies
  • Unlike other medical alert system companies, Alert1 stays on the line with you until we are 100% sure help arrives. You are never alone with Alert1
  • When you need help, Alert1 is there for you, 24/7

Protection In and Around the Home

  • The system has a coverage area of 600 feet – that’s more than two football fields!
  • Powerful microphone and speaker in the POM base unit allows you to talk to our Command Center to tell them what’s wrong

Simple Installation

  • Your medical alert system arrives preprogramed. All you need to do is plug the POM base unit into a phone jack and electrical outlet. Learn more on our medical alert system setup page.To make things easy, you will receive a one-page quick start guide, and our member care is available for any additional questions you may have.

Home Medical Alert Reviews

We work hard to keep you safe, and our members think we do a great job!

"This system has saved my mother's life time and again. Without it, I shudder to think what would have happened. They are also right there to help, love it."   



Who Benefits from a Medical Alert System?

  1. Anyone who wants to be able to call for help at the push of a button
  2. Seniors who choose to age in place and continue living their independent lifestyle

Are you worried about the dangers of unforeseen emergencies? You deserve the peace of mind that you can call for help easily, at any time. Give us a call if you have any questions about whether our medical alerts are right for you.

30 Day Money Back Refund on Annual Plans

If within the first 30 days of your service you have tested your Alert1 medical alert system, connected to our Command Center and decided you are not happy with it, you can take advantage of our 30-Day Money Back Guarantee*!
     1. Cancel anytime - no hassle!
     2. No cancellation fees
     3. Refund 100% of your service plan payment

*To qualify for a refund, new members must 1) test the medical alert device and connect to the Command Center within 30 days of service 2) subscribe to an annual plan and 3) return the device in its original condition within 30 days from the date that you received it. One-time orders, devices that did not connect to the Command Center and devices returned after 30 days will not qualify for a refund. You will be responsible for returning your device in good working condition. If applied, new shipping costs, activation fees and warranties are non-refundable.

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Personalize Your System with Stylish Accessories

Would you prefer to wear your help button on your wrist or around your neck as a pendant? You can easily mix it up! Customize your medical alert system to match your personality with Alert1’s fashionable accessories. From beautiful lanyards to soft and colorful wristbands, you are sure to find a style you love.  You will enjoy the comfort and beauty of your new wristband or pendant necklace with the peace of mind that help is only a touch away. We feature a variety of styles - discover your perfect accessory to match your personality.

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Feeling safe
Tracy (OH)
Being able to have ALERT as a constant companion. Always ready when needed.
Posted on 10/3/2014
I know it works
Dorothy (VT)
All I can say is so far I have not had to use it, but that is a good thing. I know it works.
Posted on 10/3/2014
EMTs arrived quickly
Ellen H (FL)
EMT's arrived quickly and my family was contacted to let them know I was transported safely to the hospital.
Posted on 10/3/2014
Great Job!
Eileen (ID)
Your team has done a great job!
Posted on 9/25/2014
You saved my mom!
Patricia (IN)
On Saturday evening 9/20/14, my mother used your services. Thank you for getting her the help she needed. She was having congestive heart failure and you called and got the paramedics there and contacted me (Patricia ' daughter) and informed me as to what was going on. Thank you very much for your services!
Posted on 9/25/2014
Received immediate call
Esther (NY)
Received immediate call and help was dispatched quickly. My family was notified quickly as well.
Posted on 9/25/2014
You Rock!
Charles (CT)
You guys rock!!
Posted on 9/25/2014
Professional Services
Migdalia (OH)
I think that the services I received were great and professional. Thank You.
Posted on 9/25/2014
Everything is fine
Ruth (TX)
Everything is fine, as always, you did an excellent job.
Posted on 9/25/2014
Great Service
Edna (VT)
You answered my mother's distress call and ambulance arrived quickly! Thanks ALERT 1
Posted on 9/25/2014