American Heart Association

Wildfire Resources

Wildfire threatens a house on the ouskirts of Santa Rosa, California on October 11, 2017. (Ezra Shaw/Staff, Getty Images News)

Resources for Managing Conditions in an Emergency

The American Heart Association stands strong with everyone affected by the devastating wildfires in California. Our hearts go out to every family. We hope that these resources will be valuable for you.

worried young woman looking at phone

Health insurers and customer service numbers:

  • Aetna, 800-US-AETNA (800-872-3862)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California, 800-393-6130
  • Cigna, 800-997-1654
  • Humana, 800-448-6262
  • Kaiser – Northern CA, 866-454-8855
  • Kaiser – Southern CA, 833-574-2273 (after hours advice: 833-574-2273)
  • Superior, 866-896-1844
  • UnitedHealth, 866-633-2446

Medication

List of Most Common Cardiac Drugs

List of Most Common Blood Pressure Drugs

Medical Assistance Programs

Medication Tracker (PDF) In an emergency, if you find yourself without your medication, it’s sufficient to have a list of your medications and your cardiologist’s phone number. Download this medication chart to help keep track. It’s also a good idea to contact your cardiologist or internist know where you’ll be. Your doctor might know physicians or reputable heart institutes in the area if help is needed.

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Healthcare

Personal Health Records

During catastrophic events such as a natural disaster, a Personal Health Record (PHR) ensures that your healthcare provider and pharmacists health can get the information they need.

Quality-Awarded Hospital Map

If you’ve had to relocate, find hospitals near you able to handle heart and stroke emergencies.

Support Network

Support Network

Connect with others who are on the same journey as you, and access resources.

 

 

 

 

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