Medical history for children
When providing emergency care, doctors, nurses, and emergency personnel like paramedics ask many questions about a patient's medical history
What you can do
Keep your own record of your child’s health information. Contact your child’s pediatrician and request a copy.
Preventive service at no cost
The pediatrician will update your child’s medical information at each well child visit.
Why the service is important
It helps the doctor when diagnosing new illnesses or prescribing new medications. It can be invaluable in an emergency.
What the service is
The provider will record your child's information related to allergies, medications, past or current illnesses and conditions, immunizations, and height and weight.