Emergency Care of LVAD Recipients
Calling all EMS providers! Here at MyLVAD.com we have heard the many requests for information about the emergency care of LVAD recipients. We want to fulfill those requests by providing you with a comprehensive, unbiased site where you can receive the most up to date information surrounding LVADs and how this impacts the world of Emergency Medical Services. We have provided a platform for you to connect with other EMS providers to share your experiences, thoughts and advice in an open forum discussion. We invite you to use MyLVAD.com as your connection to the LVAD world.
EMS Field Guides:
EMS field guides have been developed to help you identify, troubleshoot, and provide emergency care for the LVAD recipient. These field guides are free for download and can be kept with your emergency equipment in case you run into a situation that requires you to care for an LVAD recipient. Familiarizing yourself with the field guide is the first step in preparing yourself for emergency LVAD care.