The only medical alarms monitored by St John

Medical alarms help seniors and people with disabilities to continue enjoying their independence for longer. They also provide reassurance for families and friends. St John is New Zealand’s leading medical alarm provider. Ours are the only medical alarms monitored directly by St John and are the medical alarms recommended most often by GPs. Choosing a St John Medical Alarm helps to support St John Ambulance and other essential community services. If you need to contact us at anytime, please call 0800 50 23 23.

The St John Medical Alarm* is worn as a pendant around your neck, or on your wrist like a bracelet. When you need help, simply press the button and an alert will be sent directly to St John via a base unit that’s connected to your telephone.

Medical alarms help seniors and people with disabilities to continue enjoying independent living for longer. They also provide reassurance for families and friends. Ours is the only medical alarm that is monitored directly by St John.

St John is New Zealand’s leading provider of medical alarms.  Research also shows that 91% of New Zealand GPs prefer to recommend a St John Medical Alarm.^  

St John is a not-for-profit organisation. Choosing a St John Medical Alarm helps to support St John Ambulance and other essential community services.

Medical alarm services

Your alarm is monitored directly by St John. In an emergency, we assess your situation and arrange the most appropriate assistance.
Your alarm is monitored directly by St John. In an emergency, we assess your situation and arrange the most appropriate assistance.

Information for GPs

St John provides you with all the information you require and makes it easy to organise a medical alarm for your patients.
St John provides you with all the information you require and makes it easy to organise a medical alarm for your patients.

Medical alarm free trial

Try a St John Medical Alarm. There’s no charge during the trial period, even if you need an ambulance.
Try a St John Medical Alarm. There’s no charge during the trial period, even if you need an ambulance.

Medical alarm funding

Government funding may be available to some medical alarm users.
Government funding may be available to some medical alarm users.

Medical alarm equipment

A St John Medical Alarm consists of a base unit and a push button pendant worn around your neck or on your wrist.
A St John Medical Alarm consists of a base unit and a push button pendant worn around your neck or on your wrist.

Medical Alarm enquiry form

Would you like to apply for a St John Medical Alarm free trial, an in-house demonstration or enquire? Please use this form.
Would you like to apply for a St John Medical Alarm free trial, an in-house demonstration or enquire? Please use this form.

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