Experience Peace of Mind Without Your Aging Family Member Sacrificing Independence
You want your aging family member to live a good quality of life for as long as possible without needing in-home care or moving to an assisted living facility. But you care deeply about them and worry about them getting sick, hurt, or falling without being able to get help. Thousands of Americans across the country share this experience, but there is a solution.
It might be time to consider getting your loved one a medical alert device. Medical alert devices are life-saving and can assist Florida seniors during emergencies. Many of them have GPS and device tracking and can detect if your family member has fallen. They’re simple to use and can help seniors get immediate help from Jacksonville-area professionals.
In this blog post, we’ll go over some of the ways medical alert devices can benefit you and your loved one. Let’s get started!
Here Are Four Ways a Medical Alert Device Can Help You or a Loved One
More and more older Americans opt for the trend of “aging in place” instead of uprooting their lives to move to an assisted living center. The number one reason for this is due to wanting to stay in their own home and to be closer to family and friends. Another concern is cost – moving is expensive – and the loss of autonomy.
Luckily, mPERS devices (mobile personal emergency response systems) are available to support aging in place and provide a sense of freedom with an additional layer of comfort and security. In this blog, we’ll offer a few reasons why now may be the best time to consider an mPERS device for a loved one.
Keep reading to learn more!
Learn How Medical Alert Systems Provide Loved Ones with a New Level of Freedom
If you have a loved one in your life who is newly concerned about falling or is in potential need of medical assistance, then you know how difficult navigating this situation can be. Having help at their fingertips improves not only their peace of mind but also yours, especially if you don’t live nearby in Florida.
The alternative is to lose valuable freedom and move into an assisted living center, which is undoubtedly the best choice in some situations. However, it’s likely your loved one still desires some flexibility in their lifestyle that they would lose if moved to a center in Jacksonville or the surrounding area.
Keep reading to learn more about the Belle+ medical alert system we support at Alpha Dog and how it can ease your concerns regarding your loved one living in place instead of an assisted living center.
An Emergency Device That Keeps Family Involved, Even When Far Away
If you’re wondering how to keep loved ones safe while you’re unable to visit them at home regularly, then you should consider medical alert devices to bring you and the rest of the family peace of mind. Many of us are struggling with limiting our social interactions with beloved parents and family members during this challenging time with COVID-19. This has left many of us anxious about how to ensure their safety, and how to respond quickly in case of an emergency.
Luckily, at Alpha Dog we use the reliable Belle+ emergency response system. Whether you’re in Jacksonville, FL, or across the country, you will be contacted if any falls are detected or if the button is pressed. You can rest easier knowing your loved one is in good hands.
Keep reading to learn more about the features of the Belle+ medical alert device.