Setup Emergency Medical ID on an iPhone 6s Plus

Edited by Djinu, VisiHow, Eng, Anonymous

You're watching VisiHow. In this tutorial, we're going to demonstrate how to add "Medical ID" data in the Health application on the iPhone 6s Plus.

Setup Medical Id On iPhone 6s Plus.mp4-canvas41 080442.jpg

Ad

Steps

  1. 1
    From the home screen, tap on Health.
    Setup Medical Id On iPhone 6s Plus.mp4-canvas9 576386.jpg
    Advertisement
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  2. 2
    Now, tap on "Medical ID" in the bottom right-hand corner.
    Setup Medical Id On iPhone 6s Plus.mp4-canvas13 427734.jpg
    Advertisement
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  3. 3
    Tap on "Edit".
    Setup Medical Id On iPhone 6s Plus.mp4-canvas16 703109.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  4. 4
    Make sure that "Show When Locked" in "EMERGENCY ACCESS" is turned on.
    This way, an emergency responder can access your phone and find out some basic information about you that you have entered, even if the phone is locked or you're incapacitated.
    Setup Medical Id On iPhone 6s Plus.mp4-canvas23 663671.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  5. 5
    Tap on "Name".
    Setup Medical Id On iPhone 6s Plus.mp4-canvas37 973784.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  6. 6
    Type your name here.
    Setup Medical Id On iPhone 6s Plus.mp4-canvas41 254358.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  7. 7
    You can tap on other fields and enter any other information that you want.
    You can enter your date of birth, "Medical Conditions", "Allergies & Reactions", etc. Let's tap on "Allergies & Reactions".
    Setup Medical Id On iPhone 6s Plus.mp4-canvas43 89441.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  8. 8
    Let's type "Nuts" for this example.
    Setup Medical Id On iPhone 6s Plus.mp4-canvas50 752648.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  9. 9
    You can tap on emergency contact, blood type, organ donor, weight, height, and other fields to edit them.
    Setup Medical Id On iPhone 6s Plus.mp4-canvas53 941782.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  10. 10
    Let's tap on "Done".
    Setup Medical Id On iPhone 6s Plus.mp4-canvas58 860054.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  11. 11
    Lock the phone by pressing the lock button.
    Setup Medical Id On iPhone 6s Plus.mp4-canvas64 290044.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  12. 12
    Someone can press the lock button.
    This is the case, for example, when the owner is incapacitated.
    Setup Medical Id On iPhone 6s Plus.mp4-canvas66 583234.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  13. 13
    Then, he or she must swipe right.
    Setup Medical Id On iPhone 6s Plus.mp4-canvas68 995357.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  14. 14
    Then, he or she can tap on "Emergency".
    Setup Medical Id On iPhone 6s Plus.mp4-canvas72 230804.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  15. 15
    He or she can tap on "Medical ID".
    It is in the lower left-hand corner. That would give access to some basic medical information entered by the owner who would not be able to talk to the person who had used the function.
    Setup Medical Id On iPhone 6s Plus.mp4-canvas75 583087.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

    Advertisement

That was how to use "Medical ID" on the iPhone 6s Plus. If you have any questions or comments, please leave them in the space below. Thank you for watching VisiHow!

Video: Setup Emergency Medical ID on an iPhone 6s Plus

Comments

VisiHow welcomes all comments. If you do not want to be anonymous, register or log in. It is free.




Djinu
Featured Author
365 Articles Started
403 Article Edits
21,200 Points
Djinu is a featured author with VisiHow. Djinu has achieved the level of "Lieutenant" with 21,200 points. Djinu has started 365 articles (including this one) and has also made 403 article edits. 97,300 people have read Djinu's article contributions.
Djinu's Message Board
Djinu: Hi, my name is Djinu.
Djinu: Can I help you with your problem about "Setup Emergency Medical ID on an iPhone 6s Plus"?
 

Article Info

Categories : IPhone

Recent edits by: Eng, VisiHow, Djinu

Share this Article:

Thanks to all authors for creating a page that has been read 186 times.

Do you have a question not answered in this article?
Click here to ask one of the writers of this article
x

Thank Our Volunteer Authors.

Would you like to give back to the community by fixing a spelling mistake? Yes | No