openPR Logo
Press release

Halo Monitoring Announces First Winner in Halo Hero Search

11-12-2010 01:54 PM CET | Health & Medicine

Press release from: Halo Monitoring

/ PR Agency: 919 Marketing
Halo Monitoring
For Immediate Release
November 10, 2010
Contact: Frank Graff, 919.459.8168, fgraff@919marketing.com

Halo Monitoring Announces First Winner in Halo Hero Search
Leading maker of personal emergency response system awards one year of 24/7 monitoring to a caregiver, more awards to follow

Huntsville, AL-November 10, 2010- A loving daughter who self-lessly takes care of her mother is the first winner in the Halo Hero contest, an online event sponsored by Halo Monitoring, maker of the most advanced fall detection system. The myHalo medical alarm system provides safety and wellness for seniors who live alone by assuring help is immediately summoned in the event of a fall without needing to push a button. The Halo Hero contest is a tribute to the “Hero Caregiver” who will gain increased peace of mind with, and to the “Hero Senior” who can maintain independence and safety with a myHalo Complete.

“In a matter of weeks we have heard so many compelling stories that we decided to award a myHalo system to this family to help them immediately,” says Chris Otto, CEO of Halo Monitoring. “Halo Monitoring is a leader in innovative, age-in-place technology and we designed the Halo Hero contest as a way to say thank you to the heroes who sacrifice daily to provide care for their loved ones and the seniors who strive to remain independent.”

Halo Monitoring’s first Halo Hero winner is:

• Diana Underwood, Huntsville, AL -Diana’s mother Carol suffers from a medical condition that causes frequent bouts of dizziness. Because her mother is in constant danger of falling, Diana felt a myHalo system would provide additional peace of mind to her mother and her family.

The Contest Continues-How to Win
• The Halo Hero contest runs from October 1 through November 17, 2010. To enter, registrants need only complete a brief entry form about either a “Hero Caregiver” who deserves the myHalo system for a loved one, or a “Hero Senior” who deserves a myHalo system to help preserve their independence.
• Complete directions, entry forms, and rules and regulations are available on the Halo Monitoring website, www.halomonitoring.com.

What You’ll Win
• The myHalo Complete medical alarm utilizes a small, comfortable, wireless device worn by a senior and monitors a user’s health, physical activity and much more. myHalo sends an automatic alert - no need to push a button - in the event of a fall. Emergency medical response teams, caregivers, and the individual’s family are all contacted. myHalo is also the first system of its kind to use a secure web portal to allow family members or designated caregivers the ability to “look-in” on a loved one’s situation 24/7, from anywhere, without invading a senior’s privacy.
• Winners will be selected at the end of the contest and a total of 20 myHalo Complete systems with one year of monitoring will be awarded to the winners.

# # #
About Halo Monitoring
Halo Monitoring is a leading aging-in-place technology provider and offers products that assure security for seniors and peace of mind for their caregivers. The advanced myHalo system is the first medical alarm that sends an automatic alert - no need to push a button - in the event of a fall. While most medical alarms are only able to react to an emergency, myHalo is the first system of its kind to provide 24/7 activity and health monitoring. Seniors get proactive care when they need it, while remaining independent.
Website: http://www.halomonitoring.com

919 Marketing is a marketing consulting firm and a public relations firm with a proven track record of helping underdog companies of all sizes increase revenue, create a competitive advantage and improve marketing efficiencies.

919 Marketing provides strategic planning, public relations, brand development and marketing consulting services - each utilizing proven processes that have been refined and validated over dozens of client engagements.

Our client list includes an eclectic mix of start-ups, emerging growth companies and Fortune 500 corporations -- from consumer products to sports marketing, health care to high tech.

102 Avent Ferry Rd, Holly Springs, NC 27540

This release was published on openPR.

Permanent link to this press release:

Copy
Please set a link in the press area of your homepage to this press release on openPR. openPR disclaims liability for any content contained in this release.

You can edit or delete your press release Halo Monitoring Announces First Winner in Halo Hero Search here

News-ID: 151451 • Views: 699

More Releases from Halo Monitoring

Technology Brings Peace of Mind to Mother’s Day/Father’s Day Celebrations
Huntsville, AL – May/June, 2011 – May and June can be joyous months because it’s the time of year when we honor and thank our Mothers and Fathers for all they have done for us. However, Mother’s Day and Father’s Day can also be a stressful day to those who are caring for aging parents. According to the National Alliance for Caregiving, more than 65 million people, 29% of
New Partnership Promotes Development of Advanced Fall Detection System for Senio …
Huntsville, Al., May, 2011-Continuing its growth, Halo Monitoring, an aging-in-place technology company today announced it is partnering with Tel-Tron Technologies Corporation, a technology leader in the business of aging, to develop a version of the myHalo medical alarm system for the senior living market. Halo Monitoring’s myHalo system is the first medical alarm that sends an automatic alert in the event of a fall with no need for the senior
Halo Monitoring Wins Prestigious Silver Crown Award
Halo Monitoring’s myHalo medical alarm system is a winner of the first annual 2011 Dorland Health Silver Crown Award in the Innovative Programs/Fall Prevention Program category. The award was presented as part of Dorland Health’s Care Coordination Summit at The Venetian Resort Hotel in Las Vegas. The judging panel and editorial team at Dorland Health recognized myHalo for its technological innovation and the exceptional service the alarm system provides
Baby Boomers-Caregivers Turning to Monitoring Systems for Answers
The graying of America hits a new level in January, as the first of the nation’s 77 million baby boomers turns 65 years old. However surveys show boomers are hitting retirement age under great stress because they are struggling to balance the demands of a full time job and raising a family while also caring for a family member. That’s why Halo Monitoring, maker of myHalo, the most advanced

All 5 Releases


More Releases for Hero

Natasha Dematra Received Hero of Peace Prize
Natasha Dematra, the youngest female director in the world, received Hero of Peace Prize Award from the Royal Palace of Blahbatuh in Bali. Kuta, Bali, Indonesia -- Natasha Dematra, the youngest female director in the world, received Hero of Peace Prize Award from the Royal Palace of Blahbatuh in Bali. The prestigious award was given because of her contribution to peace and humanity. Natasha said that she felt honored to receive
Hero MotoCorp Ltd.
Hero MotoCorp, the Automobile Giant, has chosen Matrix Access Control Solution to secure their Kukas, Jaipur Premises. Company Profile: Hero MotoCorp Ltd., formerly Hero Honda, is one of the India’s largest motorcycle and scooter manufacturers based in New Delhi with a market share of about 46% in the two-wheelers category. In 2001, the company achieved the coveted position of being the largest two-wheeler manufacturing company in India. It is the 'World No.1'
FDM Group Awarded at the ‘Be a Hero, Hire a Hero’ Veteran’s Expo Breakfast
International IT services provider, FDM Group, has won the ‘Courage Award’ at the ‘Be a Hero - Hire a Hero’ Veteran’s Career Expo VIP Breakfast, held at the Hilton Newark Penn Station Hotel in Newark, NJ on Monday 23rd April. Several notable guests attended the event, including U.S. Senator Frank R. Lautenberg of New Jersey, and Harold J. Wirths, Commissioner for the New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce
Nigerian Kids at Abuja create a School Super Hero
"Carving a niche" is a phrase that has been taken literarily by the folks at All About Kids Abuja in Nigeria, as they introduce a Super hero competition where kids compete to create a school Super hero. Plans for the character include costume designs, comic's strips, cartoon animation and lots more. As the Nigerian Educational sector experiences reformation and restructuring, so are many schools and educational bodies. There is now a
A HERO to Revolutionize Global Healthcare
The world will soon be able to claim as many mobile subscriptions as it has, people. With that in mind, the Borderless Healthcare Group Inc. is in search of a HERO (Health Enterprise/Entrepreneur Revolution Officer) with the most innovative idea for a mobile healthcare application that will redefine global healthcare. The winner will undergo a USD $25,000 incubation program managed by a multi-disciplinary team of experts ranging from renowned
An American Hero Remains An American Prisoner
George Martorano remains behind bars without recognition of the lives he has saved and his service to society. He is still denied his right to resentencing. (Philadelphia, July 26, 2011) -- Today, Federal Prisoner George Martorano (ID# 12973004) informed us of a major, potentially lethal incident on a Bureau of Prisons flight from Philadelphia to Oklahoma on his way back to Coleman Federal Prison in Florida. George wrestled a handcuff