How to Create an Emergency Health Information Checklist

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Couple creating an emergency health record

When a medical emergency occurs, every minute counts. Putting systems in place to help you be proactive in an emergency could potentially save your life, or a loved one's life. But how can you possibly know what you'll need in an emergency before it happens? The first step is to create an emergency health information checklist, including:

  • Personal information.
  • A list of your medical providers.
  • Your known health concerns.
  • Allergies.
  • Medications you take.
  • Your advance directive.
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