It's anticipated that by 2028 the cost of private nursing home care will double from current costs and the government has forecast that there could be a 50% increase in the population of those 65 or older which could put a strain the resources available for nursing home care.
Monthly Archives: February 2013
Housing Options With Medical Alarms
Before making a decision on where you or your loved one will spend retirement years, you need to look at all the options. If the move involves relocation to a new city or state you truly need to step back and look at everything before you choose new living accommodations.
Medical Alert System Explained
No matter how old you are, it is important to have your independence, and be safe and secure the same time. However, for many seniors, their caregivers and families, this is simply not a possibility.
Benefits of a LifeFone Medical Alert System
During times when a family member cannot be present, a medical alert system from LifeFone will provide the advantage of security, safety and peace of mind, with 24/7/365 secure monitoring.
Benefits of a Personal Medical Response System
When you or an elderly family member needs an emergency plan when they are home alone, the personal medical response system is the perfect solution.
How To Choose a Medical Alert System Company
There are countless companies offering medical alert & medical alarm services. Wading through the information and making numerous calls can be a daunting task. Searching for the best price is often top-of-mind but selecting the right service for your personal needs is most important.
Falls In Seniors
With each passing year, the number of falls in seniors increases. This is a growing problem that often times results in serious injury or even death.
Safety For When Dad Is Alone
As our parents get older, it is important to give them the tools that they need in order to live independently. Oftentimes it is difficult to view once spry, energetic parents as getting older yet it is important that the children of aging parents are realistic about what will be required in order for parents to age in place.
How a Medical Alarm Works
A medical alarm is designed to be worn around your neck, through a specially designed necklace. Medical alarm systems allow the person wearing the necklace to easily notify the medical alert company, who will call the police or your emergency contacts in the event of an emergency based on the personalized care plan set up by the user.