The Alert-1 is a good choice for seniors who prefer the traditional touch combined with technology and innovation. With a fall detection and cellular medical alert technology, you are fully covered in case of an emergency. It is a well-established company without 25 years and serving over 250,000 active customers.
- No activation fees required
- No contracts
- 24/7 monitoring
- 30 day money back guarantee
- Easy to set up and install
- Monthly automatic tests
- 190 languages support
- Medication reminder
- Only 24 hours battery backup
- No smoke, fire or carbon monoxide detection
Alert-1 medical system is one of the most established monitoring service companies with over 25 years of existence. Its services are available in every state in the United States and has one of the most favorable services in the industry. It includes free spouse monitoring services at no extra cost to you.
It offers multilingual support of up to 190 languages, which is a major positive considering that very few companies have this support. The service is flexible and does not have contracts to tie you down in the case you want to change the service. You are also not required to pay any activation fees or installation fees. They do this for you without charges on your side. They are very straightforward on their aim and service provision and do not hide anything in the form of hidden fees or stuff.
Features and pricing
The Alert-1 medical alert for seniors provides the option for a traditional in-house medical alert system which is very economical and efficient. It comes with a pendant necklace and wristband which are very light and allow you to press the button when an emergency strikes.
Alert-1 mobile medical alert includes the cellular option which is connected to your cellular phone. This is more convenient that the landline option. Alert-1 mobile fall detection is another feature that improves your protection. It is able to differentiate between a drop and a fall and hence avoid unnecessary send of alarm.
The standard option of the Alert-1 is priced at $35.95. The fall detection option consists of a small pendant and a battery that has 2 year lifespan. This battery however lasts for only 24 hours which is a downside when compared with competitors in the same category. The range is at 600 feet and suitable for small to medium homes.
The pendant has a built-in speaker and microphone to enhance two-way communication with the care specialist. It is water proof and can be worn even in the bathroom or other high risk areas.
- 600 feet
- Auto fall detection
- 24 hour battery backup
- Built in microphone and speaker
- Pendant and wristband options
- Cellular option included (Kelsi)
- Auto fall detection
Do I need a cellular plan for the wireless or Kelsi to work?
Kelsi is the cellular option for the automatic fall detection Alert-1. You don’t need to worry about having a cellular plan. Alert-1 take care of it for you so there is nothing else you need to sign up for. The service is included in your Alert1 service.