Seniors Get A Warning On Medical Alert Scam

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MobileHelp® Announces New DUO Mobile-Personal Emergency Response System (M-PERS)

“I couldn’t believe it. They called me again Saturday,” Adams said. The medical alert system scam is in full swing in Michigan, as well as other states including New York, Texas, Wisconsin and Kentucky. The Michigan Attorney General’s Office has received about 50 complaints about this scam in the past two weeks, according to Joy Yearout, director of communications for Attorney General Bill Schuette. The scumbaggery against seniors has reached a super-low point with this con job. Who doesn’t know a senior who fears a break-in?
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The Development of Medical Alert Systems

It serves as an priceless safety and basic safety system for seniors living on your own, and these who are suffering from long-term conditions this kind of as arthritis, diabetes, and osteoporosis. Remote call answering, automated voice-to-voice interaction, adjustable quantity controls, and monthly test call reminders are the technical features of an excellent digital medical inform technique. An digital medical alert system is composed of a easy transmitter (button), a interaction unit (console), and a rechargeable back again-up battery. A medical warn monitoring response centre is also a part of this method. The alert button is a small, h2o resistant system that weighs roughly an ounce. It can be worn on the wrist as a observe or all around the neck like a necklace.
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Global Medical Alert Systems/Personal Emergency Response Market (PERS) – A Blooming Market with the Increase in Ageing Population

The cellular base stations lighted display enables delivery of Medication Reminders, the first of MobileHelp Connect interactive health applications, target release Q1 2014. The MobileHelp Cellular DUO Systemincludes a cellular base station, a Mobile Device with mobile pouch and portable cradle charger, and choice of a waterproof neck pendant or wrist button which should be worn at all times. Also incorporated with the system is MobileHelp Connect an innovative online portal, which provides event notification and online tracking platform for customers, families and caregivers. About MobileHelp MobileHelp is America’s leading provider of M-PERS (Mobile-Personal Emergency Response System) technology based in Boca Raton, Florida and services clients in all 50 states. MobileHelp develops and distributes market leading products such as Cellular DUO, the first and only fully integrated medical alert system with GSM/GPS technology which provides an in-home cellular base station and a mobile device to protect customers away from home; and the Cellular Classic system, an in-home cellular based Medical Alert System.
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Global Medical Alert Systems/Personal Emergency Response Market(PERS)

The market is expected to reach the $2bn mark by 2020. Save Bengaluru, India — ( SBWIRE ) — 12/26/2013 — The projected percentage of GDP amount to be spent by Asia Pacific countries such as China, Japan and South Korea in public healthcare will be 10% by 2020 owing to the rapid rise in ageing citizens. With the increasing ageing population all across the world particularly developed countries, their health and care will be of prime importance for the current generation. To reduce the dependency factor of the aged persons on others, the caretakers are involving the use of PERS or medical alert systems thereby forming a huge market share in the healthcare industry. Humana Inc. in collaboration with Valued Relationships Inc. is going to provide 500 Medicare members nationwide with the pilot enhanced medical alert system. The surge in the ageing population in Europe has forced EU members to seek a change in their healthcare policies and provide reimbursements for remote monitoring systems including PERS devices.
Link: http://www.sbwire.com/press-releases/global-medical-alert-systemspersonal-emergency-response-market-pers-a-blooming-market-with-the-increase-in-ageing-population-420403.htm

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Humana Inc. (https://www.humana.com/) in collaboration with Valued Relationships Inc. (http://www.monitoringcare.com/) is going to provide 500 Medicare members nationwide with the pilot enhanced medical alert system. The surge in the ageing population in Europe has forced EU members to seek a change in their healthcare policies and provide reimbursements for remote monitoring systems including PERS devices. Competitive Landscape The field of medical alert systems used to be a comparatively stable but owing to the rise in the ageing population and their demands for better healthcare facilities without increasing the hospital visits and bills has created turbulence in it. The recent industry acquisition and mergers such as Tunstall ( http://www.tunstallamerica.com/ )/America Medical Alert Corp. (AMAC), MobileHelp ( http://www.mobilehelpnow.com/ )/Halo surely guarantees the potential growth in PERS market.
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