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Bedford Medical Alert Service Comparison

Home Freedom
(2-Way Voice)
Home Freedom
(Fall Detection)
Go Anywhere
Canada (GPS)
Home Freedom Mini Pendant
Benefit Highlights

Freedom around the home with two-way voice directly within your pendant, not from a base station, for ease of communication when your Help Button is pushed

Freedom around the home with a Help Button, two-way voice communication, and automatic fall detection which has the ability to call for help when you can’t**

Go anywhere with two-way voice directly within your pendant, algorithmic automatic fall detection, and multiple location technologies including GPS

Freedom around the home, two-way voice communication from base station, ability to customize how you wear it, incredibly discrete – no one knows you’re wearing it!

Where It Works

In and around your home*

In and around your home*

At home and away from home*

In and around your home

Response Included

24/7 access to Bedford Medical Alert Care Response Team.

24/7 access to Bedford Medical Alert Care Response Team.

24/7 access to Bedford Medical Alert Care Response Team.

24/7 access to Bedford Medical Alert Care Response Team.

Alerts Available

Email and Text Message

Email and Text Message

Email and Text Message

Email and text message.

Automatic Fall Detection

This product is not equipped with fall detection technology

Advanced automatic fall detection algorithm is designed to make use of changes in barometric pressure, acceleration and static orientation.

Advanced multi-sensor algorithmic fall detection incorporates cloud server analysis and data library analysis with algorithms from actual verified human falls for maximum safety

This product is not equipped with fall detection technology

Key Equipment Included

Two-Way Voice Pendant

Base station rechargeable battery power supply

Second rechargeable pendant battery for charging in base station

Fall Detection Pendant

Base station rechargeable battery power supply

Bedford Medical Alert Go Anywhere Pendant with built in rechargeable battery power supply

Charging Cradle

Mini Pendant

Base Station rechargeable battery power supply

Telephone Landline Required?

GSM4 Cellular Option available if no telephone line to the home

GSM4 Cellular Option available if no telephone line to the home

A landline is not required

GSM4 cellular option available if no telephone line to the home

How Is It Worn?

As necklace or with belt clip or wrist band provided

As necklace or with belt clip or broach clip provided

As necklace or with belt clip provided

As necklace, bracelet, or with belt clip provided.

Location Technology

Home

Home

Multiple location technologies including GPS

Home

Inactivity Monitoring

This product is not equipped with inactivity monitoring technology

Yes

Yes

This product is not equipped with inactivity monitoring technology

Voice Notifications Of Equipment Status

Yes, with light

Yes, with light

Yes, with light

Water Exposure

Use in the shower and try to keep above the water while in the bath

Use in the bath or shower

Use in the bath or shower

Use in the bath or shower

Caregiver Call Button

Yes

Yes

Landline not used with Go Anywhere Pendant

Yes

Voice Reminders Programmable by Caregivers

Yes

Able to Answer Home Landline Telephone From Pendant?

Yes, with two-way conversation directly from your pendant

Yes, with two-way conversation using speakerphone from base station

Landline not used with Go Anywhere Pendant, however, call to pendant can be made via the Bedford 24/7 Monitoring Centre

Yes, with two-way conversation using speakerphone from base station

Secondary Power Supply / Battery

Backup battery in case of power outage at home
Second pendant long-life rechargable battery always ready in the base station

Backup battery in case of power outage at home

On-board battery does not rely on home power between charges

Backup battery in case of power outage at home

Customized Response By Care Team

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes