Everyday Concerns With an Implantable Device

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It may feel that there is much to learn about your new pacemaker or ICD, but you’ll find many answers to you questions right here. Talk with your doctor about anything you don’t understand and consider sharing your own experiences and insights as you move forward to better health.

Update Your Records

Update

Your Records


Feeling Normal

Insights on when you’ll feel better

Using Remote Patient Care Management 

How the Merlin@home® feature works

Understanding Your Patient ID Card

Why your ID card is important

Getting MRI and CT Scans

What you must know about electromagnetic interference (EMI)

Traveling With Your Device

Planning for a safe and enjoyable trip

Registering Your Device

Ensuring you receive important updates about your device

Living With Your Battery

What to expect with your battery

Understanding the Patient Notifier

How to use this feature

Last Reviewed: March 11, 2010 900245