This service helps you communicate important medical information to first responders and medical personnel when you can’t.
The membership is especially valuable for vasculitis patients because their diseases are rare and present unique challenges due to disease damage and medication effects. MedicAlert membership helps assure safer and faster emergency treatment.
Your medical ID provides for a quick recognition of your medical conditions, allergies, medications, or treatment wishes; this leads to faster and more effective medical treatment.
Medical ID bracelets reduce treatment errors which may result from not having a patient’s health record during an emergency situation or upon hospital admission.
A medical ID speaks for you in the event of an emergency if you become unresponsive.
First responders and medical personnel are trained to first look for medical identification jewelry in an emergency. Medical IDs will immediately alert emergency medical professionals to your critical health and personal information.
There are unlimited reasons for you and your loved ones to wear a medical ID when living with common or unusual medical ailments. A medical ID will save your life and the lives of those you love.
MedicAlert Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. It was founded by a physician in 1956 and remains the only nonprofit emergency medical information service with over 4 million members worldwide.