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February 12, 2016 2:45 PM ET

Healthcare Providers and Services

Company Overview of GreatCall, Inc.

Company Overview

GreatCall, Inc. provides mobile health and safety solutions for older adults and their family caregivers. The company offers GreatCall Splash, a personal emergency response system; Jitterbug5, a medical alert cell phone that provides access to health and safety experts; and Jitterbug Touch3, which provides health and safety applications and services. It also provides 5Star, a medical alert safety application; Urgent Care, an application that offers medical library and medical symptom checker tools; and MedCoach, an application for medication management. In addition, the company offers AliveCor, a heart monitor; GreatCall Link, a tool for caregivers; MyWorld, an application that provides acce...

10935 Vista Sorrento Parkway

Suite 200

San Diego, CA 92130

United States

Founded in 2005

Phone:

858-720-7500

Fax:

858-509-1729

Key Executives for GreatCall, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer, President and Director
Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Finance
Chief Operating Officer
Vice President of Technology
Vice President of Human Resources, Secretary and General Counsel
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

GreatCall, Inc. Key Developments

GreatCall, Inc. Presents at JPMorgan 34th Annual Healthcare Conference, Jan-11-2016 08:30 AM

GreatCall, Inc. Presents at JPMorgan 34th Annual Healthcare Conference, Jan-11-2016 08:30 AM. Venue: Westin St. Francis Hotel, 335 Powell Street, San Francisco, California, United States. Speakers: David L. Inns, Chief Executive Officer, President and Director.

GreatCall Seeks Acquisitions

GreatCall, Inc. is looking for acquisitions. Brian Berning, Chief Financial Officer of GreatCall said, "We will continue to innovate new products and services but we will also acquire synergistic opportunities. With the sheer number of family caregivers in the U.S. and the aging of Baby Boomers, the need for technology support will increase rapidly. GreatCall is poised to anticipate and respond to that need."

GreatCall Adds Alivecor(R) Heart Monitor to Mobile Health Portfolio

GreatCall, Inc. is bringing the ability to affordably track heart health anywhere, anytime to its Touch3 smartphone as a pilot program. The AliveCor(R) Heart Monitor is now available as a Touch3 accessory, enabling those with suspected or diagnosed heart conditions as well as those at risk of heart conditions to fully participate in their own cardiac health. The AliveCor Heart Monitor fits on the back of a GreatCall Touch3 smartphone and simply rests on the user's fingers or chest to record an ECG (electrocardiogram). AliveCor's proprietary technology converts electrical impulses from the user's fingertips into ultrasound signals transmitted to the mobile device's microphone and into the free AliveECG app. The AliveCor Heart Monitor's medical grade ECG recordings can be shared directly with physician or sent to a U.S. board-certified cardiologist through a cloud-based ECG analysis service provided by AliveCor. In as little as 30 minutes users can receive expert reviews of their ECGs directly through the free AliveECG app providing a more complete picture of their current heart health. Recently, the device was granted FDA clearance for its algorithm that can immediately detect if patients are experiencing atrial fibrillation (AF), the most common form of cardiac arrhythmia. The AliveCor Heart Monitor is intended to record, store and transfer electrocardiogram (ECG) rhythms. The AliveCor Heart Monitor also displays ECG rhythms and detects the presence of atrial fibrillation (when prescribed or used under the care of a physician). The AliveCor Heart Monitor is intended for use by healthcare professionals, patients with known or suspected heart conditions and health conscious individuals. The AliveCor Heart Monitor is compatible with all iOS models and most Android mobile devices. Users have the ability to access their data confidentially anytime, anywhere. The AliveCor Heart Monitor is available at www.greatcall.com/alivecor. It is priced at $199.00.

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