Medical history card
MEDICALDATA © is the first national and international system of personal health information, by using a credential that contains your Personal Health Record adapted for permanent use. This development is unique in its kind internationally, is the realization of an interdisciplinary work, by Argentine professionals coordinated by Dr. David Ghelman and Lic. Viviana Burbridge. The Image Foundation sponsors since 1996 the research and development of this system.
In the current global situation, have increased health risks, not only personal but group due to terrorism, social unrest, natural disasters such as storms, earthquakes, flood etc.. It is very difficult for people at risk to have the necessary elements for information about their personal health (history) in a situation of extreme urgency, either single or multiple accidents or disasters of varying etiology or origin.
Why is development?
The MEDICALDATA card, such as personal health credential, has printed the coding of diseases in the GA ® code and its equivalent in the encoding of the WHO World Health Organization (WHO), an international leader in unified disease classification, which facilitates reading and information anywhere in the world. With regard to medical confidentiality of information is provided in this system since the information is properly protected.