“Life is precious! And in a medical emergency, every second counts. Picture this: Your love one, a senior citizen is having a medical emergency! When the Emergency Medical Techs arrive, the person is incoherent or even worst, unconscious. In the midst of a life threatening emergency, seconds become critical.”
Treatment is sometimes delayed because the medical personal don’t have access to critical medical information. That is why the City of Buffalo in cooperation with the Buffalo Fire Department and the Division for Senior Services is launching the File of Life Project for Senior Citizens living in the City of Buffalo.
The File of Life is a “best practice” program of the File of Life Foundation in Mass. The File comes in 2 parts:
The File of Life is:
It has been:
File of Life Packets are available in City of Buffalo’s Division for Senior Services. Please call the Division for Senior Services at 716-851-4141 for arrangements.