In an emergency, the Vial of Life will speak for you when you can't. When first responders arrive at your doorstep, having a "Vial of Life" readily available can make all the difference. Vial of Life is designed to provide essential information including allergies, medical history, medications, and emergency contacts. It ensures that first responders have the information they need to provide you with the best possible care during an emergency.
What Does My Vial of Life Contain?
Your Vial of Life kit includes:
- Medical Information Form
How to Use Your Vial of Life
Step 1: Open your Vial of Life and fill out your Medical Information Form with accurate and up-to-date information. Once completed, place the form back into the vial.
Step 2a (For Home): Store your Vial of Life on the top shelf of your freezer for easy access Attach the magnet to your refrigerator, ensuring it's visible to first responders.
Step 2b (For the Car): Keep a Vial of Life in your car's glove box for emergencies on the road. Attach the decal sticker to your car windshield or window, so it's easily identifiable by first responders.
Remember: Regularly update your information to ensure it remains accurate and legible. This ensures the Vial of Life can provide you with the best possible protection in times of emergency.
Get Your Vial of Life
Visit Kern County Public Health between 8:00 am - 5:00 pm, Monday to Friday, to pick up your Vial of Life. It's a small step that can make a big difference in your safety and well-being during emergencies.
Vial of Life is about empowering you to take control of your safety during emergencies. By having this essential information readily available, you are helping first responders help you. Don't wait; get your Vial of Life kit today and be prepared for any unforeseen circumstances.
If you have any questions or need assistance with your Vial of Life kit, please contact us at 661-321-3000