LifeStation Medical Alert Systems

Updated Mar 24, 2021

What Sets LifeStation Apart?

In their search for the best medical alert system, many people choose LifeStation for its exceptional monitoring service and respected reputation. LifeStation has been operating for over 40 years. The company claims to have the fastest response time in the medical alert industry, thanks to fully U.S.-based monitoring centers and 24/7 service. Consumers Advocate ranked it among its top 10 picks for medical alert systems in 2020, and the brand has over 3,400 five-star reviews.

LifeStation has established partnerships with some of the largest senior services and medical providers in the nation. These include Aetna, American Legion and Kaiser Permanente. Additionally, the company’s services can be integrated with Amazon Alexa and Uber Health. This allows you to make monitoring even easier and keep you or your loved one safer.

Pros

  • U.S.-based monitoring centers
  • Major brand partnerships
  • Flexible billing and no contracts

Cons

  • No CO2 or smoke alerts
  • Fall detection costs extra
  • No speakers on some wearable devices

LifeStation Packages

  • LifeStation - At Home Plan

    Starting at
    $21.95/mo

    Our Take

    LifeStation’s At Home medical alert system is its household solution. It includes a base station with a two-way speaker system, plus a wearable pendant and wristband. The wearable devices work within 500 feet of the base station. It comes with LifeStation’s 24/7 monitoring service and connects to a landline.

    Package Features

    • 24/7 monitoring
    • Waterproof wearables
    • Up to 500-foot range
  • LifeStation At Home - No Landline

    Starting at
    $30.95/mo

    Our Take

    The In Home No Landline system is for households without a landline connection. It wirelessly connects to LifeStation’s monitoring centers through AT&T’s 4G LTE cellular network. The package comes with a wearable pendant and wristband, which can connect with the wireless base station from up to 600 feet away.

    Package Features

    • 24/7 monitoring
    • Wireless cellular connection
    • Up to 600-foot range
  • LifeStation Mobile LTE + Select Plan

    Starting at
    $42.95/mo

    Our Take

    The Select package builds upon the Standard package with free activation and a protection plan that covers equipment that has been lost or damaged. This plan gets you two free replacements of wearable pendants and one free replacement of the alert system per year.

    Package Features

    • Equipment protection plan
    • Text tracking updates
    • 5-day battery life
  • LifeStation Mobile LTE + Standard Plan

    Starting at
    $37.95/mo

    Our Take

    LifeStation’s Mobile Standard package provides 24/7 monitoring coverage away from home. It offers constant GPS tracking and an LTE cellular connection. You can integrate it with Amazon Alexa to get easy tracking updates and also check in on the wearer’s location via text.

    Package Features

    • Text tracking updates
    • 5-day battery life
    • Compatible with Amazon Alexa
  • LifeStation Mobile LTE + Supreme Plan

    Starting at
    $47.95/mo

    Our Take

    LifeStation’s Mobile Supreme package offers the most coverage away from home. The plan comes with fall detection included, free activation and the equipment protection plan that provides limited replacements for lost or damaged devices.

    Package Features

    • Fall detection
    • Equipment protection plan
    • Text tracking updates

LifeStation Medical Equipment & Features

  • Landline Base Station

    The central system that connects to LifeStation’s monitoring centers. It has a landline connection and can be activated via the built-in button or wearable pendant.

     

    Image courtesy of LifeStation.com

  • No Landline Base Station

    This hub functions much the same as the landline base station, but its connection is via the AT&T 4G LTE network.

     

    Image courtesy of LifeStation.com

  • Wearable Pendant

    This wearable pendant weighs less than half an ounce and is waterproof. Its signal can be detected within 500 feet of the landline base station. Pendants for the No Landline station have a range of 600 feet.

     

    Image courtesy of LifeStation.com

  • Mobile Wearable Pendant

    This pendant connects from anywhere via a cellular network. It has a built-in speaker and can be activated by pressing the button. Batteries last for up to five days. A GPS tracker is built in.

     

    Image courtesy of LifeStation.com

Compare LifeStation Plans

LifeStation - At Home Plan

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LifeStation At Home - No Landline

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LifeStation Mobile LTE + Standard Plan

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LifeStation Mobile LTE + Select Plan

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LifeStation Mobile LTE + Supreme Plan

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24/7 Monitoring
YesYesYesYesYes
Monitoring starts at
$21.95/mo.$30.95/mo.$37.95/mo.$42.95/mo.$47.95
Connectivity
LandlineCellularCellularCellularCellular
In-home or anywhere
In-homeIn-homeAnywhereAnywhereAnywhere
Location tracking
NoNoYesYesYes
Fall detection
Can add-onCan add-onCan add-onCan add-onIncluded
Equipment protection
N/AN/ANoYesYes

LifeStation Monthly Costs

LifeStation’s at-home packages run from $21.95 to $30.95 per month. Its mobile packages cost anywhere from $37.95 to $47.95 per month. Multiple people within the same household can be covered under the same plan (two parents, for example). You’ll only have to pay one monitoring fee and an additional $3.99 per month for an extra help button.

LifeStation Fall Detection

Fall detection is offered for an extra fee of $10 per month. Fall detection is included in the Mobile Supreme package.

LifeStation Frequently Asked Questions






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