Of all your legal documents your advance medical directives are the only ones that you may need access to quickly in an emergency. Unfortunately, according to a study in the Journal of the American Medical Association, living wills are not accessible in 74% of cases when needed in hospitals. (JAMA, August 9, 1998,274;278)
This means that 74% of all people who take the time to complete their living wills and other advance medical directives are still not having their wishes heard. DocuBank helps to make sure that the documents you've completed will be there when they are needed most. DocuBank transmits a client's advance medical directives to a hospital instantly, 24 hours a day/7 days a week, around the world.
Peace of Mind
In addition to making sure that hospitals receive your documents within moments, DocuBank also supplies them with essential emergency information. The following can be included on the front of your card:
When your card is used, the following info will be sent:
Names & Numbers for 3 contacts
Your Primary Doctor
Your List of Medications
Your Medical Highlights
Make sure that your family and friends are notified by completing the Emergency Contact Information on your enrollment form.
DocuBank provides the convenience of carrying your critical information in your wallet. Your documents are stored safely in our system and available immediately by using your Member Number and PIN Code located on your DocuBank Emergency Card. Keep your loved ones by your side instead of rummaging through files trying to locate your documents.