Medical Alert Card for Sleep Apnoea + Sleep Disordered Breathing
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Medical Alert Card for Sleep Apnoea + Sleep Disordered Breathing

PRICE:  £5.00(plus 20% VAT)
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Brand:  Hope2Sleep

  (20 Reviews)

Hope2Sleep

 

This Important Medical Alert Card is for patients with Sleep Apnoea and all other Sleep Disordered Breathing conditions that require CPAP or Non-Invasive Ventilation.  It is for carrying with you in your purse or wallet and informs paramedics, in an emergency,  and hospital staff etc. of the need for CPAP or Non-Invasive Ventilation use when asleep or unconscious.

The card is the same size and as durable as a credit card, and has the added convenience of strips to enable writing on it easier.  An ultrafine permanent ink marker works best, and there is the option to purchase the medical card with a suitable pen. 

The pictures show a front view and a rear view of the card, and the wording is as follows:-

FRONT OF CARD

"I have a Sleep Disordered Breathing Condition and require non-invasive assistance to breathe when asleep or unconscious."

There are writeable strips to fill in your Medical Condition (ie Sleep Apnoea etc),  the kind of Therapy (ie CPAP) you use and an Emergency Contact.

BACK OF CARD

There are writeable strips to list Any Other Imporant Medical Conditions, Your Address + Tel No, GP + Tel No plus your Hospital/Sleep Clinic and Tel No.


IMPORTANT ADVICE

Even if you are unable to afford one of our cards at this time, which we do try to offer at an affordable price, it is highly recommended to have some form of written warning in your wallet or purse to alert medics to the fact you regularly stop breathing when asleep or unconscious!

Average Rating (20 Reviews):  
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medical alert card
Friday, 11 August 2017  | 

Just in case...

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Medical Alert Card
Tuesday, 6 June 2017  | 

Yeah it is what it is, only wish I had ordered the card with the pen, thought I had one but I don't, so it's still on my kitchen table waiting to be filled in . Great service from Hope2sleep, fast to dispatch with good communication

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Well made
Monday, 29 May 2017  | 

Another great product

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Purchased for my son
Wednesday, 3 May 2017  | 

My 37 year old son recently diagnosed with OSA like me so I bought this for him.

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Just as described
Tuesday, 2 May 2017  | 

Just as described, however, there's not quite enough room for all you want to put, unless you learn to write in teeny tiny handwriting!
Otherwise, Brill!

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Alert card
Friday, 28 April 2017  | 

Again all helps to get help, when needed.

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Lack of space for information
Wednesday, 29 March 2017  | 

I purchased this item, the Medical Alert Card and I was disappointed when it arrived. Not nearly enough space for vital information. Charity number and company name on both sides of the card - one side would be quite adequate and clearly the layout needs some though to allow more space for lengthly home address, such in my case. Overall, in my honest opinion, I wish I hadnt purchased it and could have made my own, if knowing how poor this product is.

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Response:

Sorry to hear you're the 1st person to be disappointed with our card, but we will never please everyone. Perhaps the addresses are longer in Denmark than here in the UK and you could find a local manufacturer of them catering for your needs. You are welcome to contact us for a refund, but in our defence we clearly show the amount of space there is for the writing our details. Nonetheless, we appreciate constructive criticism so thank you for leaving your review.


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Great little card ...
Monday, 27 March 2017  | 

Very pleased to at last have a card which isn't designed purely for a CPAP machine (I have a NIPPY). Very reassuring to carry around and could be a life-saver in an emergency. Thank you ...

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Medical alert card
Friday, 3 March 2017  | 

I felt that this would be extremely helpful in an emergency.

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Useful
Thursday, 2 March 2017  | 

Keep on me at all times gives peace of mind if anything happens to alert help to your condition 👍

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ORDERS

We try our best to ship all orders received by us Monday-Friday on the same working day if received before 12 pm, and more often than not orders processed before 3 pm will be despatched the same day whenever possible.  Weekend or UK bank holiday orders are sent out the next working day.  An automated email is sent when products have been despatched so please check your spam box and as us to your safe senders list.

There is the option for UK 1st or 2nd Class Mail in the UK.  Masks and some other more expensive products are always sent via 'signed for' delivery and cannot be left in 'safe' places, but there is the option for an alternative shipping address when processing the orders.   International orders are sent via tracked Airmail, and whilst we're happy to ship internationally, we are not responsible for any charges that may be added in your own country.

Delivery charges are worked out automatically by weight and you can clearly see the delivery charges before purchase.  On the rare occasion delivery charges are miscalculated by the website, a refund will be sent, as it is not our policy to make money on postage charges and neither do we add the cost of delivery into the price and offer so-called  'free delivery' like some sites and Ebay pressurise sellers to do!

Wherever possible with larger parcels, we try to re-use boxes to keep shipping costs down and protect the environment.

If a product is out of stock and the order contains multiple items, the 'in stock' items will be sent immediately and further items will follow upon arrival with no further postage charges. 


RETURNS

Masks and most products cannot be exchanged, unless faulty, due to health and hygiene issues, in accordance with the Consumer Contracts Regulations, (as stated in our 'Terms and Conditions' ) and where you will find our return address, so if you are unsure about any product please contact us BEFORE purchase or BEFORE opening a sealed packet.

Unopened (sealed) products in their original packing can be returned within 14 days for a refund of the product cost, but purchaser to pay return postage.  This excludes any faulty goods, for which postage will be reimbursed.  A full refund for the price of the product will be issued when received by us, less the original postage charges when the order was sent to you.

 

VAT DECLARATION/INFORMATION

Most of the products we sell are eligible for Zero Rated VAT in the UK and Europe, and in order to qualify, you should meet the criteria for the following HMRC VAT Declaration:-

  1. You or the person you are purchasing on behalf of have "a condition which the medical profession treats as a chronic sickness," (sleep apnoea and sleep disordered breathing, which require therapy, are such conditions).
     
  2. "The goods or services are for the personal or domestic use of the customer."

We cannot advise on individual cases, but more information can be found on HMRC’s website under notice 701/7 on the following link  https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/vat-notice-7017-vat-reliefs-for-disabled-people

If you are purchasing on behalf of someone else who meets the above criteria, you must provide their name and address, and you will be prompted of this during the checkout process.

Customers living outside of Europe do not pay UK VAT charges, so please leave the the 'zero rate eligibility' box ticked.  However, we cannot be held responsible for any additional costs incurred when the products reach your own country.

If you are purchasing with the intention of re-selling any products, you are liable to pay VAT on all products so you must untick the 'zero rate eligibility' box which will add VAT to your order.


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