MAMA: Medical Alert Monitoring Association
Click here to see the details of MAMA's next meeting


MAMA is an American National Standards Institute (ANSI) accredited Standards Development Organization (SDO) and is a developer and publisher of stakeholder-proposed, industry-relevant, national consensus standards in the PERS, medical alert and tele-health industry.

In compliance with the ANSI process of public review, MAMA welcomes and will respond to any comment once a MAMA-developed standard reaches the ANSI canvass stage.

If you would like information regarding MAMA’s standards development activities or wish to participate in a future consensus body, please contact

Current Standards Under Development:

MAMA 001: Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) Medical Alert Monitoring

Scope Summary: Establish criteria to ensure services provided to clients are reliable and of a consistent high quality in all areas: set-up, response and appropriate signal and call processing.