Navigation Links
MedicAlert Foundation Joins The Alzheimer's Association to Offer MedicAlert(R) + Alzheimer's Association Safe Return(R) - Live 24-Hour Emergency Response for Wandering and Medical Emergencies
Date:11/1/2007

TURLOCK, Calif., Nov. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- In a move to improve significantly the safety and well-being of Alzheimer's patients, MedicAlert, a leader in emergency medical information service, has joined the Alzheimer's Association a world leader in Alzheimer's research and support, to offer MedicAlert(R) + Safe Return(R). Currently, there are more than 5 million Americans living with Alzheimer's and almost 10 million people caring for someone with Alzheimer's or another dementia.

(Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20071101/CLTH058 )

MedicAlert + Safe Return will provide enhanced services including assistance when a person wanders or is lost and access to vital medical information in time of need. A call to the MedicAlert + Safe Return hotline will activate a community support network, including the local Alzheimer's Association Chapters and law enforcement agencies, to help reunite lost persons with their caregiver. Additionally, once they are found, wanderers often require medical attention. MedicAlert enables first responders to access the wanderer's personal health records and quickly treat the individual.

Beginning November 1, 2007, both MedicAlert and the Alzheimer's Association will begin marketing the new purple colored MedicAlert + Safe Return identification bracelet specifically designed for persons afflicted with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias.

In addition, caregivers will also have the option to obtain a "caregiver bracelet or pendant" including all the benefits of the MedicAlert Advantage program. This caregiver program ensures that in an emergency, first responders are alerted that they are treating a caregiver for a person with Alzheimer's or related dementia. Caregivers can easily obtain and update personal information in the system, including medication dosages, allergies, implanted devices, physician and family contacts, i
'/>"/>

SOURCE MedicAlert Foundation
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. The International Myeloma Foundation Says Data Reported at a Global Medical Meeting in Greece Demonstrates Improved Survival for a Wide Range of Myeloma Patients
2. Lupus Foundation of America Statement on Results for Clinical Study of CellCept Released by Aspreva Pharmaceutical Company
3. The Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation Expresses Disappointment Over President Bushs Veto of the Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act
4. Hypertension Education Foundation Survey Results Announced At American Society For Hypertension Annual Meeting Suggests Improved Control Of High Blood Pressure, But Misconceptions Still Exist
5. The International Myeloma Foundation Reports Positive Shift In Treatment Paradigm For Patients
6. Research Supported by Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation Discovers Mode of Action of Arsenic-Based Drugs in Destroying Cancer Cells
7. The International Myeloma Foundation Says New Clinical Trial Results Could Improve Survival While Reducing Side Effects For Many Patients
8. The American Liver Foundation Urges Cautious Optimism about CDC Report on Declining Acute Hepatitis Infection Rates
9. Advanced Magnetics Announces Presentation of Ferumoxytol Data at the National Kidney Foundation 2007 Spring Clinical Meetings
10. Cortex Area Thinner in Youth with Alzheimers-Related Gene
11. Clinical Data From Nymox BPH Drug To Be Presented at American Urological Association Meeting
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/1/2015)... Calif. and BRUSSELS ... AMGN ) and UCB (Euronext Brussels: UCB) today ... evaluating effect of RomosozUmab Compared with Teriparatide in ... fracture pReviously treated with bisphosphonatE therapy). The study ... significant difference in favor of romosozumab in the ...
(Date:9/1/2015)... Sept. 1, 2015 Emerus Holdings, a ... emergent, inpatient and diagnostic care in partnership with ... a definitive agreement to receive a strategic investment ... a leading health care investment firm. ... patient-centric acute episodic and ambulatory clinical services to ...
(Date:9/1/2015)... IRVINE, Calif. , Sept. 1, 2015  Edwards ... in the science of heart valves and hemodynamic monitoring, ... Fargo Healthcare Conference at the Hyatt Regency Boston in ... 9, 2015. Michael A. Mussallem , ... keynote lunch speaker followed by a company discussion with ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Amgen And UCB Announce Positive Top-Line Results From Open-Label Phase 3 Study Of Romosozumab Compared With Teriparatide 2Amgen And UCB Announce Positive Top-Line Results From Open-Label Phase 3 Study Of Romosozumab Compared With Teriparatide 3Amgen And UCB Announce Positive Top-Line Results From Open-Label Phase 3 Study Of Romosozumab Compared With Teriparatide 4Amgen And UCB Announce Positive Top-Line Results From Open-Label Phase 3 Study Of Romosozumab Compared With Teriparatide 5Amgen And UCB Announce Positive Top-Line Results From Open-Label Phase 3 Study Of Romosozumab Compared With Teriparatide 6Amgen And UCB Announce Positive Top-Line Results From Open-Label Phase 3 Study Of Romosozumab Compared With Teriparatide 7Amgen And UCB Announce Positive Top-Line Results From Open-Label Phase 3 Study Of Romosozumab Compared With Teriparatide 8Amgen And UCB Announce Positive Top-Line Results From Open-Label Phase 3 Study Of Romosozumab Compared With Teriparatide 9Emerus Announces Significant Strategic Investment By Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe 2Emerus Announces Significant Strategic Investment By Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe 3
... /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Dehaier Medical Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: ... emerging leader in the development, assembly, marketing and sale ... that the Company,s growing business earned a BBB+ Credit Rating ... "Zhongguancun Association") and was approved as a member of ...
... SHANGHAI, Feb. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- ShangPharma Corporation (NYSE: ... China-based pharmaceutical and biotechnology research and development outsourcing company, ... results for the fourth quarter and full year ended ... host a conference call to discuss the results at ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Dehaier Medical Awarded Strong Credit Rating From Beijing Zhongguancun Enterprises Credit Promotion Association 2Dehaier Medical Awarded Strong Credit Rating From Beijing Zhongguancun Enterprises Credit Promotion Association 3ShangPharma to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Financial Results on March 13, 2012 2
(Date:9/1/2015)... ... September 01, 2015 , ... Plaza OBGYN in ... MonaLisa Touch® , an innovative vaginal health laser procedure that prevents and resolves ... treatment for atrophic vaginitis, a condition that causes vaginal dryness, pelvic discomfort, painful ...
(Date:9/1/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... September 01, ... ... Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS®) has announced that Edge Information Management has ... by the Background Screening Credentialing Council (BSCC). , ÔÇťAchieving and maintaining ...
(Date:9/1/2015)... ... September 01, 2015 , ... PetPace, the provider of ... signs and activity, today announced its integration with leading veterinary Practice Management Software ... veterinary hospital Practice Management Software packages in the US. Practice Management Software helps ...
(Date:9/1/2015)... ... September 01, 2015 , ... ... government entities, announced today that it has hired Scott Sanderson, an experienced business ... this capacity, Sanderson will be responsible for establishing and managing new client relationships ...
(Date:9/1/2015)... ME (PRWEB) , ... September 01, 2015 , ... Royal ... large, new study that followed men and women for 19 years and found that, ... who did not take multivitamins. , The report is part of the September 2015 ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Houston's Plaza OB/GYN Now Offering the MonaLisa Touch® 2Health News:Houston's Plaza OB/GYN Now Offering the MonaLisa Touch® 3Health News:Edge Information Management Granted Continued NAPBS Accreditation 2Health News:Edge Information Management Granted Continued NAPBS Accreditation 3Health News:Petpace-Cornerstone Integration Lowers Overhead, Raises Data Visibility for Veterinary Practices 2Health News:Former NFL Standout Scott Sanderson Joins eDiscovery Leader Discovia 2Health News:New Study Finds Multivitamins Extend Life After Stroke, Retailer Reports 2
... AEGON N.V.,and the international humanitarian organization Right ... the organization,s mission to help,children in deprived areas ... donated EUR 1 million as part of a ... Winter Olympic games in Vancouver, Canada., (Photo: ...
... benefit from further study of vitespen, researchers say , , ... vitespen didn,t increase recurrence-free survival among kidney cancer patients ... standard treatment for kidney cancer, but many patients are ... effective adjuvant treatment, according to background information in the ...
... at work, one expert says , , THURSDAY, July 3 (HealthDay ... man,s chances of developing erectile dysfunction, Finnish researchers report. , ... body. It,s what we in vascular surgery refer to as ... Sadeghi-Nejad, an associate professor of urology at UMDNJ New Jersey ...
... director of the National Alliance on Mental Illness ... the lives,of individuals and families affected by mental ... monitor the callous treatment and tragic death of,Ms. ... the psychiatric,ward at Kings County Hospital in Brooklyn, ...
... Renowned stroke researcher Dr. Vladimir Hachinski has been named ... for his lifetime contributions in the field of neurology. ... University of Western Ontario in the Department of Clinical ... Dentistry. He is the founding and current chairman ...
... is a condition that unexpectedly and unexplainably takes the lives ... year. Now researchers of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory in ... crib or cot death, which remains the leading cause of ... The model, published in this week,s issue of Science ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:AEGON and Right To Play Announce Global Partnership 2Health News:AEGON and Right To Play Announce Global Partnership 3Health News:Kidney Cancer Vaccine Shows No Boost in Survival 2Health News:Lots of Sex May Prevent Erectile Dysfunction 2Health News:Kings County Death: NAMI Calls for Criminal Probe; Survey Shows Psychiatric Emergency Room Delays Are National Problem 2Health News:Pioneering stroke researcher awarded Canada's highest honor 2Health News:New research sheds light on the molecular basis of crib death 2
Reptilase-Time from Bothrops atrox...
Thrombin Activatable Fibrinolysis Inhibitor Assay Kit...
Pefakit TAFI Calibrators and Controls...
Plasma Control Level 2 - 1 ml...
Medicine Products: