Whether a parent, spouse, sibling, or caregiver, MedicAlert® members and their families benefit from our reliable 24/7 support network. In any emergency, your medical care is the greatest priority and family notification may often be overlooked; however, MedicAlert Foundation® understands the importance of reuniting our members with their family and friends.
Our Emergency Response Center’s first priority is to communicate a member’s vital medical information to emergency responders and medical personnel to ensure the member’s safety. Our next priority is our Family Notification service, which will notify their family or designated contacts about their condition.
The Family Notification service provides:
My husband Gary has Alzheimer's disease. One day I took a nap and when I woke up, Gary had wandered. He was picked up by an ambulance 5 miles away from our home. When the hospital contacted MedicAlert, you provided the doctors and emergency personnel with all of his information and contacted me to let me know where he was. Because of MedicAlert, the whole process went a lot faster.