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Medical Alert Feature, Product and Price Comparison

Below is a side by side comparison of the features and pricing of six different Medical Alert products.

Below the comparison table, you can find more information about each product. You can order these products by calling our toll free 800 number OR you can receive larger discounts by ordering online through our website. We offer larger discounts with online orders because it costs us less money to process an order through our website (no employee time, telephone time, sales commission, etc.). So instead of keeping that money, we have decided to pass those savings on to our customers.

Your monthly price will remain the same the entire time you subscribe to the service and will never go up. There is no charge for shipping or activation. Installation is very simple and will take less than 5 minutes. All of our products come with a 30 day money back guarantee.

You can also download the comparison table in a PDF document for easier viewing.

 

Medical Alert (PERS) Product Comparison Table

 

Attribute / Model AE-107 DCL-32 Life Sentry DCL-32F CL-52 CareWatch
Type Product Standard Digital/VOIP 2 Way Voice Digital/VOIP &
Fall Detection
Cell Phone GPS
Sample Image* See image See image See image See image See image See image
PRICE PER MONTH:
Equipment Rental/Purchase Rental
Included
Rental
Included
Rental
Included
Rental
Included
Rental
Included
Purchase
$249.95
Activation Cost Free Free Free Free Free Free
Installation Self Self Self Self Self Self
Retail Price $34.95/mo. $37.95/mo. $49.95/mo. $49.95/mo. $49.95/mo. $59.95/mo.
Order By Calling 800# $29.95/mo. $33.95/mo. $39.95/mo. $39.95/mo. $42.95/mo. $54.95/mo.
Order Online $24.47/mo. $25.43/mo. $34.47/mo. $34.47/mo. $35.21/mo. $44.95/mo.
30 Day Risk Free Guarantee Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Cancellation Period anytime anytime anytime anytime anytime anytime
Cancellation Fee None None None None None None
COMMUNICATION:
Uses Home Phone Yes Yes Yes Yes No N/A
Uses Digital Phone (VOIP) No Yes No Yes No N/A
Uses Cell Phone Towers No No No No Yes Yes
Pendant w/Mic & Speaker No No Yes No No Yes
RANGE OF PENDANT:
Pendant Range* ~600ft ~600ft ~600ft ~600ft ~650ft Cell Tower
Inside House Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Around House (garden, mail) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Travel to Store, Doctor No No No No No Yes
OTHER FEATURES:
Smoke Detector option No Yes +$10/mo No Yes +$10/mo Yes +$10/mo No
Battery backup* ~48 hours ~32 hours ~24 hours ~32 hours ~24 hours ~48 hours
Fall Detector option No No No Yes
Necklace Only
No No
Extra Wall Communicator No No Yes +$10/mo No No No

* Actual product image may be different, but will be functionality the same.

** Pendant range and battery backup are based on manufacturer specifications.
Download the comparison of various medical alert systems here in a PDF format.

 


New Video on the Two Way Voice Medical Alert System

To watch a new video on the Medical Alert unit with a Two Way Voice Communication pendant, please click on the video to the right. Life Sentry is the industry leader in medical alert two way voice communication products. The system works just like your cordless phone at home.

Be sure to turn up your volume. You can expand the video to full screen by selecting the Full Screen icon in the video.

 


More Information on Medical Alert Units

 

1.   Standard Medical Alert System

Here is some information about the product:

 

  • Original product of the medical alert / PERS industry
  • Requires home phone service
  • Does not with digital, VOIP, Internet based or DSL phone lines
  • The System calls a private toll free 800#
  • There are no long distance usage charges
  • Lowest cost system in the industry
  • Comes with either a necklace or wrist pendant
  • Takes less than 5 minutes to install
  • Has a very loud speaker on the medical alert device
  • System includes a battery backup that lasts about 48 hours
  • The pendant has a manufacturer published range of 600 ft
  • The system would work fine on a 5,000 square foot house on an acre of land
  • The pendant battery lasts up to 5 years
  • Choice of necklace OR wrist pendant – both are waterproof
  • 30 Day Risk Free Guarantee

To order this product, click on this link and select Standard Medical Alert system:

2.   Digital / VOIP Medical Alert System

Here is some information about the product:

    • Works with either a standard home phone line OR with digital, VOIP, Internet based or DSL phone lines
    • The System calls a private toll free 800#

 

  • There are no long distance usage charges
  • Comes with either a necklace or wrist pendant
  • Takes less than 5 minutes to install
  • Has a very loud speaker on the medical alert device
  • System may not work if your broadband router / network loses power
  • The pendant has a manufacturer published range of 600 ft
  • The system would work fine on a 5,000 square foot house on an acre of land
  • The pendant battery lasts up to 5 years
  • Choice of necklace OR wrist pendant – both are waterproof
  • 30 Day Risk Free Guarantee

To order this product, click on this link and select Digital/VOIP Medical Alert system:

3.   Two Way Voice Medical Alert System

Here is some information about the product:

    • Works just like a cordless phone in your home
    • The pendant has a microphone and speaker for two way communication
  • New technology
  • Works with BOTH home phone lines (POTS), and digital, VOIP, Internet based or DSL phone lines
  • The System calls a private toll free 800#
  • There are no long distance usage charges
  • This product is the best value – balance of features and price
  • Comes with either a necklace or wrist pendant
  • Takes less than 5 minutes to install
  • System includes a battery backup that lasts about 24 hours
  • Pendant comes with 2 rechargeable batteries that do need to be recharged periodically (included)
  • The pendant has a manufacturer published range of 600 ft
  • The system would work fine on a 5,000 square foot house on an acre of land
  • Choice of necklace OR waist clip pendant – both are waterproof; no wrist pendant
  • 30 Day Risk Free Guarantee

To order this product, click on this link and select 2 Way Voice Medical Alert system:

4.   Fall Detection Medical Alert System

Here is some information about the product:

    • New Technology
    • Pendant will auto alert if a fall is detected

 

  • Industry wide issue with auto fall detection is the number of false alarms
  • User has ability to cancel false alarm on unit – but may not hear alarm if outside
  • Can use either a home phone service, OR digital, VOIP, Internet or DSL phone service
  • The System calls a private toll free 800#
  • There are no long distance usage charges
  • Two way voice pendant can be worn as necklace, on your hip or on a belt loop
  • Takes less than 5 minutes to install
  • Has a very loud speaker on the medical alert device
  • System includes a battery backup that lasts about 32 hours
  • The pendant has a manufacturer published range of 600 ft
  • The system would work fine on a 5,000 square foot house on an acre of land
  • The pendant battery lasts up to 3 years
  • Necklace pendant only; waterproof
  • Very sensitive fall detector; can activate if you drop it when taking it off
  • 30 Day Risk Free Guarantee

To order this product, click on this link and select Fall Detection Medical Alert system:

5.   Cell Phone Medical Alert System

Here is some information about the product:

    • Does NOT use a home phone service
    • Uses cell phone technology to call the Response Center
    • Uses GSM wireless network

 

  • This medical alert system is NOT mobile. You can NOT travel with it like your personal cell phone
  • If you need a mobile system, choose the GPS medical alert unit
  • Cell phone usage is included – no additional charges
  • Comes with either a necklace or wrist pendant – same as standard medical alert unit
  • Takes less than 5 minutes to install
  • Has a very loud speaker on the medical alert device
  • System includes a battery backup that lasts about 24 hours
  • The pendant has a manufacturer published range of 650 ft
  • The system would work fine on a 5,000 square foot house on an acre of land
  • The pendant battery lasts up to 5 years
  • Choice of necklace OR wrist pendant – both are waterproof
  • 30 Day Risk Free Guarantee

To order this product, click on this link and select Cell Phone Medical Alert system:

6.   GPS Based Medical Alert System

Here is some information about the product:

    • Newest technology of the Medical Alert / PERS industry
    • Uses cell phone technology to call the Response Center
  • Uses GSM wireless network
  • Does NOT use your home phone or digital / VOIP phone service
  • Pendant wears like a watch, but also has a band to wear as a necklace
  • Pendant has a built in microphone and speaker – works just like your personal cell phone
  • Medical Alert unit is truly mobile. Take it anywhere where there is cell phone coverage
  • Cell phone minute usage is included in your monthly service fee – no additional charges
  • When you push the emergency button, the system provides GPS coordinates to the Response Center
  • The Response Center can pinpoint your exact location and dispatch the paramedics to that location
  • Pendant is water proof – but do NOT go scuba diving with it
  • Installation is as simple as putting the pendant watch on your wrist
  • Rechargeable battery lasts up to 48 hours; recommended charging every 24 hours
  • You must purchase the equipment for $249.95; there is also a month to month service fee
  • 30 Day Risk Free Guarantee