Emergency Medical Travel Apps That Could Save Your Life
Planning for a holiday is exciting. It gives you something to look forward to. Nobody plans to get sick or injured while travelling, but what if something unexpected occurs? These emergency medical travel apps might help you manage your health and handle medical emergencies…
ICE – In Case Of Emergency App – This Could Save Your Life…
ICE or “in case of emergency” cards contain vital medical and contact details that could be important to first responders and emergency personnel, and there are a variety of apps that function like an ICE card for your phone. ICE Standard (iOS) and ICE: In Case of Emergency (Android) puts your ICE information right into your smartphone’s lockscreen, meaning a first responder can check your medical information even without unlocking your phone.
- A list of people to call — can call directly from the app
- Insurance information
- Primary doctor’s name and number — can call directly from the app
- Medical Conditions
- Any special instructions or other information you wish to provide
MyMedical – Your Personal Medical Information On the Go
If you have a medical condition that requires special attention, then the MyMedical app ( Android, iOS) may be a good option for you. This is an extremely robust app, which offers secure storage of your medical records right on your phone.
It can accommodate long medical histories, and if you’re traveling with family members, you can store medical information for everyone in your group.
Dosecast – Never Forget Your Meds On the Go
Dosecast app (Android,iOS) will make sure that you never forget your medication. You can set notifications to take your medicines daily, weekly, or monthly. This app even adjusts to different time zones, so if you’re travelling, you won’t have to worry about switching any of your dosage times! Receive notifications to take your meds with or without WiFi, or postpone reminders if you want to skip a dosage. Dosecast can even tell when you’re asleep, avoiding unneeded reminders.
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