What are the benefits of storing these documents with MedicAlert?
- Confidentiality: Only authorized access to your information is allowed.
- Secure Storage: Your advance directive/DNR order is safely stored in a secure database.
- 24/7 Availability Worldwide: Your advance directive/DNR order is always available when and where it is needed; we are available 24/7 to securely send your documents to anywhere in the world.
- Recognized by First Response and Healthcare Professionals: Medical and other professionals look for and recognize the internationally renowned MedicAlert emblem to confirm the existence of a valid directive/DNR order. Our ongoing professional education service helps ensure that emergency responders and health professionals understand your preferences and how to access your information with MedicAlert.
- Healthcare Proxy and Provider Communication: Upon request, MedicAlert can provide a copy of your advance directive forms to your designated healthcare proxy or agent, and your healthcare provider, to ensure your wishes are communicated.
- Family Notification Service: Assurance in knowing your family contacts will be alerted in the event of an emergency.