GreatCall

50 Minute Plan

For Jitterbug Smart

GreatCall
Total Price
$24.99 per month + $35 upfront
Data
None included
Calls & Texts
50 Minutes
Contract
No Contract
$24.99/mo
+ $35 Upfront
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Plan Details

Health and Safety for Seniors

GreatCall offers health and safety products and services for seniors that allows them to get medical alert through a unique device with 3 levels of coverage:

  • Basic Package includes 5Star Service
  • Preferred Package includes 5Star Service, Urgent Care and GreatCall Link
  • Ultimate Package includes 5Star Service, Urgent Care, GreatCall Link, Handset Replacement and Personal Operator

5Star Service: 24/7 access to Medical Alert Agents
Urgent Care: Unlimited access to nurses and doctors
GreatCall Link: An app that keeps friends and family connected and informed
Handset Replacement: Ensures your damaged, lost or stolen Jitterbug is replaced
Personal Operator: Operators to help you with various tasks

How It Works

  • Start by selecting which device you want to add to your plan: the Splash (for medical alert only), the Jitterbug5 (for medical alert + talk & text) or the Jitterbug Touch3 (for medical alert + talk, text & data)
  • Choose your health and safety package that best suits your needs: Basic, Preferred or Ultimate
  • Complete your order by picking your plan based on how much minutes, text and data you want

Features & Benefits

Access to Medical Apps

Your plan also includes additional services providing apps for medication management with MedCoach, check-in calls, daily health tips and wellness calls.

Make your Own Plan

Either choose one of the monthly popular plans or choose minutes, texts and data separately to suit your monthly needs.

Minutes and texts can be shared between lines of service on a share plan. Health & Safety Packages are required for each shared line and a data plan is required for each Jitterbug Touch line of service.

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Other Included Features

With this plan, the following features are also included:

  • Voicemail
  • Call Waiting
  • Caller ID

Free Shipping

Get Free Ground Shipping in 3-7 Business Days on all online orders.

Network Coverage

Get nationwide coverage on one of the nation's largest network.

Key Points


Positives

  • No Long Distance Charges (Domestic USA)
  • Free voicemail (or included in monthly minutes)
  • No Roaming Charges in USA

Features

  • Able to change plan up and back for free
  • Plan designed for seniors

Full Cost Breakdown

Description Upfront Monthly
Plan GreatCall 50 Minute Plan - $5.00
Minutes 50 Minutes - -
Fees 5Star Service (Included) - -
Health & Safety Package - $19.99
One-Time Set-Up Fee $35.00 -
Total $35.00 $24.99

Data Packs

Description Cost Data Excess
40 MB $2.49 per month 40MB $0.10 per MB
100 MB $5 per month 100MB $0.10 per MB
200 MB $10 per month 200MB $0.10 per MB
500 MB $15 per month 500MB $0.10 per MB
1 GB $20 per month 1GB $0.10 per MB
2.5 GB $30 per month 2.5GB $0.10 per MB

Message Packs

Description Cost SMS Excess
300 Texts $3 per month 300 -
700 Texts $6 per month 700 -
1250 Texts $10 per month 1,250 -
2500 Texts $15 per month 2,500 -

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GreatCall Jitterbug Smart

Simple smartphone with built-in health and safety apps
Deal: Get 25% off selected phones & a Free car charger ($25 value)
$112.49

More about GreatCall

GreatCall is a technology company that specializes in health products for older aged users. These services include cell phones, cell phone service, health apps and even wearable devices. GreatCall is an MVNO carrier on the largest service network in the United States, Verizon. GreatCall operates with all unlocked Verizon CDMA devices and even offers their own CDMA devices.  From cell phones to urgent response devices--and even a wearable watch that can be activated with help calls-- GreatCall is a perfect choice for all seniors.

GreatCall offers two different cell phones, both branded Jitterbug. They offer a Jitterbug smartphone and a Jitterbug Flip which can both only be purchased outright. GreatCall does not offer payment plans for their devices. If a user already has a device and would like to switch to GreatCall, they need to make sure it is unlocked and a CDMA Verizon device so it can be compatible with GreatCall services.

GreatCall also offers many safety tools that are available for each product. 5Star Urgent Response provides an immediate emergency call agent that will confirm a user’s location and status to get the user the help they need. Each agent is trained in CPR and other medical emergency protocols. They can assist customers 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. So if a user has a medical emergency or are even in a part of town they are unfamiliar with, they can contact the Urgent Response in order to receive the assistance they need. 5Star Agents can even transfer customers to 9-1-1 or even call 9-1-1 on a user's behalf.

Urgent Care gives users 24/7 access to registered nurses and board-certified doctors. They can even use this to get common prescriptions over the phone. The Urgent Care app on the Jitterbug smart phone also offers a symptom checker which updates the Urgent Care team on the status of your condition. GreatCall Link provides service for family members and primary care givers of GreatCall customers. Primary caregivers can receive updates from Urgent Care and 5Star Urgent Response regarding the status of their GreatCall services customer.

GreatCall also offer product replacement, personal operators, fall detection, activity tracker, MedCoach, the wellness call, daily health tips, check-in call, brain games and MyWorld features that keep you up-to-date on all of your favorite interests. These features allow customers to turn any GreatCall device into a safety tool.


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Fast Facts: GreatCall

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GreatCall is an MVNO (mobile virtual network operator) that runs on the Verizon network. GreatCall is a connected health technology company based in San Diego, California.

  • Network: GreatCall is a leader in providing top quality service with more efficient ways to keep the globe connected. Experience remarkable coverage on the nation’s largest and most dependable 4G LTE network from Verizon Wireless.
  • Coverage: Customers can expect excellent nationwide 4G LTE coverage coast to coast with GreatCall. GreatCall uses the super reliable Verizon towers making it easy to stay connected..
  • Where to Buy: Customers can buy directly on the GreatCall website or visit several retail outlets such as Sears, Best Buy, Walmart, Amazon, and more. 
  • Buying a New Phone from GreatCall: Customers will need to purchase a Jitterbug device directly from GreatCall in order to use their service. Take a look at the amazing GreatCall phones that are perfect for seniors.
  • Tethering: At this moment in time, GreatCall does not service or support for tethering or mobile hotspot

Fact: GreatCall offers mobile devices, wearables, and biometric tools so customers can capture health information and behavioral data. Everything from heart rate and blood pressure monitoring to activity and location tracking to emergency calls and fall detection.


GreatCall 50 Minute Plan