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December 01, 2010 11:10 ET

miCARD® Introduces Lifesaving Holiday Gift Card

The miCARD Gift Card Gives Emergency Medical Personnel Instant Access to a User's Critical Medical Information, 24/7, Worldwide

SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwire - December 1, 2010) - The holidays are the perfect time to show loved ones just how much you care. This year give your family and friends the miCARD Gift Card. The only holiday gift card that could save their life in a medical emergency.

At $14.95, the miCARD Gift Card (www.micard.com/migift) is the perfect stocking stuffer to help ensure the health and safety of those you care about most. miCARD's wallet card gives first responders a readable summary of a loved one's vital medical information 24/7, worldwide. In less than one minute, miCARD ensures that medical personnel have the essential information they need to make lifesaving decisions from any location. The miCARD Gift Card can be created securely online and is offered as either a printed gift certificate or it can be emailed for those hard-pressed to meet holiday postal deadlines.

"The holiday season reminds us of how much we care about family and friends. Most of us would do anything to ensure their health and safety," said Dr. James Kelley, a practicing ER physician and co-founder of miCARD. "We wanted to create a holiday gift that offered real value and could actually save lives. Carrying medical information is a proactive step that could both improve your care and save your life."

Are You Prepared for a Medical Emergency?
1 in 3 Americans will experience a medical emergency this year, yet most of us carry nothing that describes our unique medical background or identifies loved ones to contact in the event of a medical emergency. It's critically important that individuals of all ages organize and manage their personal medical information in preparation of an unexpected medical event.

miCARD is the only medical information card and online Personal Health Record designed by an emergency physician. miCARD's wallet card is designed to provide emergency personnel, in the field, a readable summary of a users vital medical information such as: medical conditions, critical medications, emergency contacts, allergies and more. The portable medical card is further supported by an online Personal Health Record containing additional medical information: advance directives, physician contacts, EKG, lab results, and current medications. All personal medical information is stored securely online and viewable at the miCARD website 24/7 by treating medical providers worldwide.

miCARD's Holiday Gift Card is a low cost solution to the problem of emergency preparedness and care. To order your miCARD Gift Card visit www.micard.com/migift

About miCARD®
miCARD® is a physician-designed, medical information card and online Personal Health Record designed to optimize emergency medical care. miCARD's proprietary solution improves the flow of critical care information and ensures medical personnel have immediate and secure access to a user's vital medical information 24/7, worldwide. For more information about miCARD, please visit www.micard.com or contact us at (866) 596.2956.

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