Category: Medical Alerts

4 Important Safety Topics for Seniors

On Thursday, June 27, 2019, Heartland Security participated in the Douglas County Healthy & Active Senior Expo sponsored by Douglas County TRIAD. Seniors could visit vendor tables, listen to the keynote speaker, attend breakout sessions, get free lunch, and win door prizes. One of the breakout sessions was titled “Home Safety” with a talk given […]

How to Help Aging Parents Stay in Their Home: A medical alert can help

If you’ve got aging parents, you know the struggle of how to keep them in their home for as long as possible. Making their home safer and considering caregiving options, transportation options, and community outreach programs can easily overwhelm you. One way to help keep your parents in their home is by getting them a […]

Medical Alerts – Personal Emergency Reporting Systems (PERS)

Medical alerts, or personal emergency reporting systems (PERS), are buttons that you wear that connect you with a response center dispatcher who can send for emergency personnel when you need help. Whether you live alone or have a medical condition that limits your mobility, a medical alert can be a solution to help you maintain […]

Security Systems 104: The Basics of Medical Alerts

When you’re considering getting a medical alert, also known as a Personal Emergency Reporting System (PERS), you’ll have some questions. Who needs a medical alert system? How does a medical alert system work? What kind of medical alert systems should I consider? We’ve got the answers to help you better understand your options for medical […]