Medical Guardian Selected as Top Medical Alert System by

Company also recognized with Editor’s Award for Best Monitoring

, a leading provider of Personal Emergency Response Systems
(PERS), has been listed as the top medical alert system for 2016 by, a review site that works with industry experts to rank and
award the top products and resources in numerous categories. completes an annual review of the Best Medical Alert
Systems, with Medical Guardian beating out competitors to claim the top
spot for 2016 as well as the Editor’s Award for “Best Monitoring

Medical Guardian was selected as this year’s Best Overall winner for its
highly-rated basic service features and reputation that surpasses even
some of the longest-standing companies in the space. Additionally,
Medical Guardian’s monitoring centers proved superior to competitors.
The company’s U.S-based call centers are CSAA 5-Diamond certified and
manned by EMD certified operators, with 24/7 monitoring and operator
service. Medical Guardian received perfect scores in the
Monitoring Services metric, the only company to do so in any metric in
this year’s ranking.

“We’re thrilled to be recognized by as the top medical
alert system provider and the company with the best monitoring
services,” said Geoff Gross, founder and CEO of Medical Guardian.
“Providing customers and their loved ones with peace of mind can only be
achieved by providing a superior medical alert system and unparalleled
support, which is what we strive for every day at Medical Guardian.”

Megan Driscoll, an occupational therapist specializing in both
orthopedic and neurological rehabilitation, as well as senior care and
independent living assessments, guided the in-house
research team in this year’s review. The team identified the best alert
systems by compiling a list of 38 key features, selected for their
importance to seniors living independently, and grouping them into five
core metrics. After narrowing down over 60 systems available on the
market today to a final group of 25 established brands, each was graded
objectively across those key features and ranked accordingly. The
results of that extensive review determined this year’s Editor’s Award
for Best Overall system, as well as separate awards for the highest
rated in each individual metric: Basic System Features, Monitoring
Services, Premium Features, Company Reputation, and Cost.

For the full complete “Best Medical Alert Systems of 2016”
list and Editor’s Award recipients, as well as the research
methodology, please visit:

About Medical Guardian

Founded in 2005, Medical Guardian is a leading provider of Personal
Emergency Response Systems (PERS) headquartered in Philadelphia, Pa.
Medical Guardian provides reliable, affordable medical alert devices and
superior support to individuals who want an independent, active
lifestyle. The company serves more than 200,000 clients across the
country, providing them with renewed sense of independence, and their
loved ones with peace of mind knowing that help is just a push of a
button away. Learn more about Medical Guardian by visiting,
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