Classic Guardian Medical Alert System

Starting at $29.95/month

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Keep doing what you love at home with confidence knowing that the Classic Guardian provides the largest range of protection of any in-home medical alert system available.

Largest Range:
1,300 Feet

Most Affordable

24/7 Monitoring Through Landline

Classic Guardian Overview

A cost-efficient medical alert system, the Classic Guardian keeps you safe both in and around your home for less than $1 a day. Once connected to your landline telephone, the base station works with a wearable medical alert help button that can be pressed up to 1,300 feet* away from the base station to contact our 24/7 monitoring center.

*Coverage is subject to environment, equipment condition, and portable device location.


How It Works
emergency operator

Press Your Medical Alert Button

A wireless signal is sent from the wearable button to the base station, which then uses your landline telephone to alert our monitoring center.
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Speak with an Operator Through the Base Station

Use the 2-way speaker to request emergency or non-emergency services.
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Help Is Sent to Your Home

If you cannot speak to our operators through the base station, they still send help to your home.

Classic Medical Alert Device Key Features & Specs

Reset Button
Complete a soft reset of the base station by pressing this button.
2-Way Speaker
Talk with our emergency operators using the speaker system.
Emergency Call Button
Contact our monitoring center by pressing this button.
Power Indicator
This confirms that the base station is receiving power.
Communications Indicator
This shows that the base station is connected to your landline telephone.
Malfunction Indicator
This notifies you if the base station is not working properly.
Neck Pendant or Wristband
These water-resistant buttons can be used up to 1,300 feet away from the base station.
Classic Guardian specs
Base Station
Weight: 19.6 ounces
Dimensions: 6" x 6" x 2.8"
Wearable Medical Alert Button
Weight: 0.5 ounces
Dimensions: 1.75" x 1" x .5"

Customize Your Medical Alert Device Package

Base Station
Once connected to your landline telephone, the base station offers 24/7 protection in and around your home.
UL Bracket
A requirement by all personal emergency response systems certified by Underwriters Laboratories (UL), this bracket ensures that the base station cannot be disconnected from its power supply.
Wearable Button
You have the choice of one of the following wearable buttons: a Medical Guardian alert necklace, a black Medical Guardian wristband
MyGuardian Portal
Our convenient portal allows you to view and update your account information.

Additional Medical Alert Help Buttons

Multiple people can be protected in your loved one’s home with extra medical alert necklaces or wristbands.

Fall Alert Pendant

For even more peace of mind in the home, our lightweight and water-resistant medical alert button with fall detection will automatically contact our monitoring center should a fall occur.

Wall-Mounted Button

This button provides up to 2,000 feet of coverage in your loved one’s home by wirelessly connecting them to our monitoring center.

Voice-Activated Wall Button

All your loved one has to do is say “Call Medical Guardian” twice or pull the attached cord to contact our monitoring center.


Ensure that EMTs and emergency contacts can quickly access your loved one’s home by storing their house key in this weatherproof Lockbox.

Protection Plan

With the Medical Guardian Protection Plan you and your loved one will never have to pay a $350 fee should your medical monitoring system for seniors become lost, stolen, or damaged.

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What Customers Are Saying

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes. The Classic Guardian provides the largest range of any in-home medical alert system, ensuring your safety both in and around your home. So whether you experience an accident while relaxing at home, getting the mail, or showering, you will always be able to receive immediate help.
No. You can only speak to an operator through the base station. The wearable button simply allows you to call for help up to 1,300 feet in every direction of the base station. If you are unable to speak with our emergency operators, they immediately dispatch local emergency personnel to your home.
Yes. The base station is compatible with multiple medical alert buttons so you and your spouse, or another family member, can each be protected in your home.
With the Classic Guardian, you have the option of purchasing a water-resistant fall alert pendant. When the pendant detects a fall, it sends a wireless signal to the base station, which then connects you to our monitoring center using your landline telephone. For just $10/month, you can enjoy the added peace of mind knowing that you will always get help in an emergency.

*Fall Detection does not detect 100% of falls. If Customer is able, Customer should press the help button in the event of an emergency. The 911 emergency services line is an alternative to the System and the Services. Fall Detection should only be worn around the neck to allow for adequate detection of falls.
Yes. If you’re moving, going on vacation, or visiting family and friends anywhere within the United States, you can take the Classic Guardian with you. Simply notify our Customer Care Team so we can update your account and ensure that help is sent to your new location.
While the base station is not water-resistant, the wearable medical alert buttons are highly water-resistant so you can call for help from anywhere in your home, including the shower.
Yes. The Classic Guardian has a 32-hour backup battery so you will always be able to receive help in an emergency, even during a power outage.