100 tablets were delivered today that will allow COVID-19 patients to connect with loved ones

03 April 2020

DEARBORN, Mich., (April 3, 2020) — With the coronavirus global pandemic hitting the Detroit Metro area extremely hard, AAA-The Auto Club Group (ACG) is dedicated to helping our local communities.  In an effort to help those working on the front lines and those being treated for COVID-19, ACG delivered 100 Samsung Galaxy Tablets to Beaumont Health System today.

 

“AAA is acutely aware that social distancing has limited in-person communication and has even brought about a physical disconnect in between individuals and their loved ones,” said Heather Drake, Vice President of Government Relations and Public Affairs, AAA-The Auto Club Group. “These tablets will help isolated Beaumont patients being treated for COVID-19 to communicate with their loved ones.”

 

Recognizing that we are in unprecedented times, AAA-The Auto Club Group is committed to finding ways to support our community through this crisis. ACG is working with Beaumont Health System to identify a number of ways it can help support their valiant efforts.

 

“Beaumont identified the need for connecting quarantined COVID patients with their loved ones via mobile devices and we quickly mobilized to meet that need,” continued Drake. “AAA will continue to work with Beaumont Health moving forward to find ways in which we can support their most critical care needs in combating this crisis.”

  

AAA in Michigan celebrated its 100th Anniversary - A Century of Service in 2016 and has over 1.4 million members across the state. It is part of The Auto Club Group (ACG).  Connect with us on Facebook and LinkedIn.

The Auto Club Group (ACG) is the second largest AAA club in North America. ACG and its affiliates provide membership, insurance, banking, financial services, and travel offerings to over 13.5 million members across 13 U.S. states, the province of Quebec and two U.S. territories including Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Michigan, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, Tennessee, Wisconsin, Puerto Rico, South Carolina and the U.S. Virgin Islands; most of Illinois and Minnesota; and a portion of Indiana. ACG belongs to the national AAA federation with more than 60 million members in the United States and Canada whose mission includes protecting and advancing freedom of mobility and improving traffic safety. Motorists can map a route, identify gas prices, find discounts, book a hotel, and access AAA roadside assistance with the AAA Mobile app for iPhone, iPad and Android. Learn more at AAA.com/mobile. Visit AAA on the Internet at AAA.com.