Preparing for unexpected events

Lupus Foundation of America

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Emergencies and unexpected events require immediate attention. If you need to act quickly, being prepared saves time and protects your loved one. How do you start preparing for situations that require quick thinking and action? In this section, we discuss five types of events you should be prepared for.

Preparing for a Medical Emergency

Know what to do if your loved one needs immediate medical attention.

Finding a New Doctor

Know what steps to take if you and your loved one need to find a new doctor.

Loss of Health Insurance Coverage

If your loved one loses health insurance coverage, know how to help them find a safety net.

Preparing for Financial Emergencies

Your loved one will be safest if you both plan in advance for any financial emergencies.

Important Documents

Know where to find these important documents, in case of an emergency.