EMERGENCY CARD SERVICE

Have you ever wondered what you would do in a medical emergency if you are not fluent in Spanish?  How would you communicate your allergies, blood type, medical history, or insurance information?  Even if you do speak Spanish, how would you get this information to emergency personnel if you were unable to speak?

 

At EcuaAssist, we have created the Emergency Card Service for your safety.  You can carry this card with you, which will contain all of your medical history and emergency contacts so that emergency personnel has immediate access to this critical information. The card will also include instructions to contact our offices at EcuaAssist so that our bilingual staff can call your emergency contacts ensuring you are not alone.

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Multistep form for all the important medical information

Pay from the comfort of your home

Direct to your home

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FORM

 
 

PRICING

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$ 12.

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$ 20.

FAQ´s

 

What is the Emergency Card Service?

The Emergency Service Card provided by EcuaAssist consists:

1.- Emergency card with your ID photo and important medical information about you, provided in the form above by you.

2.- Bracelet to be worn on the wrist.

3.- Special Paperwork to place it on your fridge [suggestion]

 

Within the form, you will provide important information about your clinic history and the contact information of 2 family members or friends you would like us to contact after an emergency you might have.

Note: This service is not a 911 service you must contact a first responder before contacting us if you would like to contact your contacts registered with the service, normally first responders will be getting in contact with us and then we will contact via email the emergency contacts registered in our database.

What information will contain my Emergency Card?

High-level information for dealing with the emergency in the moment, like:

Allergies, blood type, daily medications, insurance info, and general clinic history.

What am I suppose to receive in my package

1. An emergency card with your pertinent information;

2. An emergency alert bracelet indicating you are carrying a card with your important medical information;

3. An envelope labeled "EMERGENCY HEALTH INFORMATION" (INFORMACION MEDICA DE EMERGENCIA), which should be posted on your refrigerator. 

Where should I keep the Emergency card Service?

In your wallet, also you will be receiving bracelets to wear it and a piece of paper with your medical information to put in your fridge.

Do emergency responders even look for a medical ID?

Emergency medical professionals ranging from first responders to paramedics:

 

More than 95 percent of respondents look for a medical ID during emergencies.
More than 75 percent look for a medical ID immediately upon assessing a patient.
95 percent look at the patient's wrist to find a medical ID, and 68 percent look for an ID on the patient's neck.

 

What are the benefits of having an Emergency Card with information about my medical history?

In an emergency, when you might be unable to speak for yourself, The Emergency Card or medical ID bracelet speaks for you.

  • Symptoms of common ailments can easily be misdiagnosed.

  • Prompt diagnosis is critical to effective treatment.

  • A brief description of vital medical facts engraved on your medical ID ensures appropriate and timely medical care.

  • According to a published study, half of all medical errors occur because of mistakes made upon admission or discharge from the hospital.

  • Having an Emergency Card with your medical information in Spanish protects against potentially harmful medical errors.

 

More than 95 percent of emergency responders look for a medical ID;

More than 75 percent check for a medical ID immediately upon assessing the patient.

 

If you're wearing a medical ID and have your Emergency card with you, it won't be missed.

How do I purchase the Emergency Service card?

First, you have to fill out the form with your personal information and your history clinic, then choose which plan do you want to purchase [Silver or Gold], and add it to your shopping cart. Finally, you will need to complete the shipping and payment information. You can pay for you Emergency Service Card via Stripe or any major credit card.

How long does it take to get my Emergency card?

Delivery takes 7-10 business days. Under the current COVID19 pandemic we are allowed to go to shipping company facilities once a week; we will keep you informed with the tracking number of your shipping.

What are the benefits of having an Emergency Card with information about my medical history?

In an emergency, when you might be unable to speak for yourself, the Emergency Card or medical ID bracelet speaks for you.

  • Symptoms of common ailments can easily be misdiagnosed.

  • Prompt diagnosis is critical to effective treatment.

  • A brief description of vital medical facts engraved on your medical ID ensures appropriate and timely medical care.

  • According to a published study, half of all medical errors occur because of mistakes made upon admission or discharge from the hospital.

  • Having an Emergency Card with your medical information in Spanish protects against potentially harmful medical errors.

 

More than 95 percent of emergency responders look for a medical ID;

More than 75 percent check for a medical ID immediately upon assessing the patient.

 

If you're wearing a medical ID and have your Emergency card with you, it won't be missed.

What if I lose my card, there is a Card replacement service?

A card replacement will cost $15.00 on any of the plans [Silver or Golden]

Can I update my information? ie. contact person or clinical history

You can update the contact emergency information unlimited number of times, you just have to send an email to emergencias@ecuaassist.com and we will update the information and process the issuing of a new emergency card.

Since your card has a unique medical information, any update on your clinical history will require to replace your card, the replacement of the Emergency Card will cost $15.00

 

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