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United Way of Lancaster County
Description of Program
MedicAlert Foundation is the nation's largest emergency medical information service and one of the world's largest nonprofit membership organizations. The organization helps save lives by providing identification and information in emergencies. Members provide information regarding their medical conditions and medications, physician(s) and family contacts in order to build their confidential MedicAlert file. A personalized membership number, shown on the emblem, enables members to be identified by emergency professionals anywhere in the world with a simple phone call. One of the MedicAlert Members Services Associates will than read or fax the member's file to the requesting paramedic or emergency department. MedicAlert Foundation will call family contacts as well so the Member won't be alone in a medical emergency.
800-228-6222x2466 Membership Enrollment
800-432-5378 Member Service Contact Center
Hours of Operation
Office: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm Emergency response center: Monday through Sunday, 24 hours