You Move Mom A Mile Down The Road So You Can Be Just A Phone Call Away. What is your medical emergency backup plan? Do you have one?
You give dad a cell phone with your number programmed in so you can be just a phone call away. You buy your parents a large numbered, easy to use, telephone system with extensions for each room and your number on speed dial so you can be just a phone call away.
All of these precautions so that your aging loved ones can get you on the phone in case of an emergency. But have you considered what may happen if they can't reach the phone?