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Ambulance Life: Life saving medical ID

It is a well recognised fact in the medical field that instant identification of a person’s pre-diagnosed health condition or allergy can save their life. This is not only proven on a daily basis by paramedics, but it is often one of the primary things pointed out to delegates on first aid training courses.

If the patient is wearing a Mediband indicating their condition, vital seconds can be gained, and suitable treatment can be administered quickly. These vital extra seconds can sometimes be the difference between life and death.

Craig Pyne, Director of North West First Aid recognises the obvious benefits of wearing a Mediband, and comments: “Mediband is the obvious choice to recommend to delegates who attend our training courses. They offer vital medical information and allow for medication to be administered quickly; something, which is vital in a first aid situation. Mediband wristbands are also durable and fit into a patients’ everyday wardrobe without intruding on their personal style.”
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