SOURCE: Air Ambulance Card

www.airambulancecard.com

September 21, 2010 09:10 ET

Air Ambulance Card Launches iPhone App to Help Travelers Find Hospitals

BIRMINGHAM, AL--(Marketwire - September 21, 2010) -

Points of Interest

  • Air Ambulance Card launches free iPhone App for travelers, Find-ER by Air Ambulance Card
  • App provides one touch maps to closest hospitals, distress call and stores medical information
  • Air Ambulance Card transports sick or injured members to the hospital of their choice

Medical evacuation membership program Air Ambulance Card has launched a free application for iPhone to help travelers find medical assistance away from home. Find-ER by Air Ambulance Card has a one touch hospital finder that locates the nearest medical centers, maps routes to them and provides contact information. The app contains a distress call function that allows travelers to call their designated emergency contact with the touch of a button. Find-ER also stores medical information and doctor and pharmacy contact information that doctors and paramedics can use to help treat a patient.

"We offer our members peace of mind that they can come home for treatment when serious injury or illness strikes on the road," said Air Ambulance Card Managing Director Sam Jackson. "With Find-ER, we can extend some of that peace of mind to all travelers from the moment a problem arises."

Full features include:

  • Hospital Mapping
    Tap screen to map nearest hospitals
    Tap hospital name to access contact information
    Map route to hospital of your choice
  • Distress Call
    Store emergency contact information
    Tap phone icon to place distress call
  • Store Medical Information
    Doctor and pharmacy contact information
    Medical conditions
    Medications
    Allergies

Find-ER by Air Ambulance Card is available as a free download in the iTunes store.

Air Ambulance Card® flies sick or injured members home to the US or Canadian hospital of their choice when they are hospitalized 150 miles or more from home, domestically or internationally. The membership program offers services for a period of one year to families or individuals, and corporate accounts. Air Ambulance Card memberships are available to residents of the U.S. and Canada and cost $195 per year for individuals and $295 per year for families. For more information visit www.AirAmbulanceCard.com.

Contact Information

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    Rominger Media, Inc.
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