Long Island City, NY (July 7, 2015) – Tunstall Healthcare Group, the world leader in Connected Healthcare monitoring, has acquired New York based medical alarm company Healthcare Monitoring Systems, Inc., via its US subsidiary, Tunstall Americas. The acquisition expands Tunstall’s growing customer base across the United States through acquiring and partnering with highly regarded regional providers of connected healthcare monitoring services.

Casey Pittock, President and CEO of Tunstall Americas stated,
We welcome the employees and customers of Health Monitoring Systems to the Tunstall family. The HMS team have been providing outstanding service to the central New York region for more than two decades. We plan to expand further together via Medicaid contracts and referral partners in the area.
Tunstall Americas provides nationwide 24/7 healthcare monitoring services from HIPAA compliant call centers in New York and Rhode Island. Tunstall also manufactures a wide variety of FDA registered medical alert, telehealth, and medication management products to meet the needs of all people. These products enable personal support services through traditional telephone lines, cellular, and the internet. Collectively, these products and services deliver a seamless connected care experience for people.
Bill Cusworth, the well-known local founder and president of HMS, said of the acquisition,
My sons and I, and our caring team, have been serving this part of New York for more than 20 years. We believe that our local service delivery and strong relationships with referral partners and government agencies, combined with Tunstall’s world-leading connected care monitoring products and services will really help potentially thousands of people in our region.
About Healthcare Monitoring Systems: Healthcare Monitoring Systems was founded in 1985 to support seniors and the disabled with products and services to help people remain safe and independent in their homes. HMS partners with leading healthcare institutions and government agencies to help those in need of services. If you would like more information about this topic, please contact Allison Frazer at 401-312-7960 or email at Allison.Frazer@Tunstall.com.