Medical Guardian, provider of senior health solutions, has purchased MedScope America Corporation to create a provider of personal emergency response systems. The acquisitions aims to advance Medical Guardian’s strategic health care expansion.

The combined effort will now provide connected care solutions and 24/7 customer support to nearly 300,000 seniors in partnership with a network for 18000 managed care plans.

“I’m excited to marry Medical Guardian’s best-in-class consumer strategies with MedScope’s high-touch, high-service health care platform,” said Geoff Gross, founder at Medical Guardian. “As two PERS industry pioneers who are unified in our mission to empower our customers to live their lives without limits, we bring a powerful combination of consumer expertise and differentiated health care capabilities.”