How to Setup Emergency Medical ID on iPhone and iPad in iOS 9

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How to Setup Emergency Medical ID on iPhone and iPad in iOS 9

Step #1.Launch the Health app from your iPhone/iPad Home Screen.

Tap on Health App on iPhone

Step #2. Tap on “Medical ID” at the bottom-right corner → Now tap on “CreateMedical ID” to begin adding your health details.

Tap on Create Medical ID on iPhone

Step #3. On the next screen, enter all your medical details including allergies, health condition, emergency contact details, and any special notes. This will be useful in case of emergency, and anyone around you can quickly access these details.

Fill Medical ID Details in iPhone Health App

Step #4 After you are done with adding the details, toggle ON “Show When Locked”. This feature is optional but highly recommended. The reason is that all the details you have entered will be visible to others even if your iPhone/iPad are locked with a Passcode.

Set Up Medical ID on iPhone

That’s all; you can now exit the Health app and lock your iPhone/iPad. You can confirm whether it is working or not by swiping up to the Passcode screen and then tapping on Emergency followed by tapping on Medical ID. Even though this feature is optional, we would strongly recommend setting it up if you have any serious injuries or health issues.

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