American Medical Alarms

American Medical Alarms company offers all the traditional medical alarm services options common for the industry. The company provides all the basic features for seniors and their caregivers. The company guarantees immediate response and safety instructions provision before ambulance or other necessary rescue comes.

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American Medical Alarms

Important Notice!

American Medical Alarms  has become Senior Safety Medical Alert Systems.

Website address: https://www.seniorsafety.com/american-medical-alarms/

 


Company Background

American Medical Alarms has got 24 years of experience in the sphere and they offer the technology that allows 2-way communication from a fairly long distance.

The company headquarters in the U.S., however, they do not own their operating centres. All operating centres, however, are U.S. based.

Features

  • There is no company’s monitoring station, with dispatch centers in California and Texas. There is also a back-up center in Florida.
  • Fall Detector Option (comes with Cellular and Advanced Options).
  • The system consists of the base unit and emergency buttons of a choice (a wristband or a necklace pendant).
  • The system’s coverage is up to 6000 sq. ft. and 200-300 ft range if used outside.
  • The system’s battery back-up is up to 18 hours; the battery itself is likely to last up to 7 years.
  • 24-hour support is offered.
  • Cancellation policy is flexible – cancel any time.

Equipment

The system consists of the console and an emergency button of choice – either a wristband or a pendant. The buttons sends a signal (activates alarm) to a console that then allows the operators to speak to a person. The system is also especially designed for the individuals with hearing impairments and has got the longest monitoring range as well as battery life. American Medical Alarms is also one of the systems with built-in DSL compatibility.

1. Advanced System (In-home with landline)

Price: from $19

Connection: landline

Range: 1,000 ft.

Battery: up to 5 years/up to 60 hours backup

 

 

2. Cellular System (In-home no landline)

Price: from $29

Connection: cellular network

Range: 1,000 ft.

Battery : up to 5 years/up to 60 hours backup

 

3. Fall Detection Add-on (Advanced System+Fall Detect)

Price: from $29

Connection: cellular network

Range: 1,000 ft

Battery: up to 3 years

 

 

4. SentryTalk System (In-home with landline)

Price: from $36

Connection: cellular network

Range: 600 ft.

Battery: up to 24 hours

 

 

5. Mobile GPS (On-the-Go Coverage)

Price: from $30

Connection: cellular network

Range: unlimited

Battery: varied

 

 

Price

The price of In-home w/Landline Option is $19.95/month (on sale) and $28/month – regular price.

Advanced Option w/Fall Detect starts from $29/month (on sale) and $35/month – regular price.

Support

  • Support offered by FAQ page, toll-free phone and email. Live Chat is also available.
  • Support centre can be reached 24/7.

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The company has got their Better Business Bureau (BBB) page – you can also check their rating and read feedbacks here.

Pros

  • No additional charges (for equipment or set-up).
  • They offer monthly contracts.
  • There is an automatic monthly test of the console.

Cons

  • The company has no their own monitoring center.
  • No GPS.

Conclusion:

American Medical Alarms (Senior Safety Medical Alert Systems) cannot boast having lots of the advanced technologies and they definitely lack some of the essential features that many seniors and their caregivers find important – fall detection alert, for instance, and some others. The company has implemented several additional features that are were  not available (i.g. cellular, fall detection and GPS services). However, it is definitely a good choice for someone seeking a traditional and reliable system.

 

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