What is Medicbox?
Medicbox is a health app to sort your medical data in an easy, quick and safe manner. You can record the emergency contacts, all your medical reports, the examinations, your medical data (such as blood group or medical insurance), allergies, intolerances and much more. Last but not least, Medicbox will provide you the Lifesaving Code that will be very useful in case of accident, because it will allow rescuers to access immediately your medical data.
Why to use Medicbox?
Having a Lifesaving Code is already a good reason to use Medicbox. Moreover, as health app for file hosting, Medicbox allows you to store in a single place the emergency contacts, important medical reports, medical visits and data (such as blood group or medical insurance), information about allergies and intolerances and much more.
Finally, Medicbox is a medical app free, so why not use it?
How does the Lifesaving Code work?
- Put it in your wallet
You will receved an email with your lifesaving code to stamp it and keep it inside your wallet.
- Message in your smartphone
Make it visible in lock screen of your smartphone. You enter with your smartphone in the section “Security”, ” Lock screen” or “Display” and copie your lifesaving code in “Owner information” or “Lock screen signature”.
- App notification
You can set a notification in the status bar, at the top left, of the smartphone to show your lifesaving code in the lock screen.
After first use your medical data may be seen by the rescuers only for the first 24 hours to protect your privacy. The Lifesaving Code can be regenerated at any time when used by rescuers.
What does the free version offer?
The free version allows you to use 300 MB free space and the ability to upload up to 30 medical documents.
How to get more space for free?
You will get 3 more files and 30 MB of space for each friend who accepts your invitation to use Medicbox.
What does the Premium version offer?
The Premium version offers you 1 GB space and the possibility to upload up to 150 files. Additionally, the management is further simplified because it is possible to modify the medical reports and delete the single annexes: these options are missing in the free version.
Which file formats can be uploaded?
It’s possible to upload files with the following extensions: .JPG, .JPEG, .GIF, .PNG, .PDF, .DCM, .BPM.
What is a file with .DCM extension?
The .DCM is a standard format used to save images that can include ultrasound images, MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) and CT (Computed Tomography). Thanks to a viewer, which is included in the portal, it is possible to view this type of files.
Which kind of information can be seen by the doctor?
The doctor can see only the medical data that you share with him.
Are my data secured?
Yes sure! All data is encrypted.