Making MRI available for patients with cardiac devices: why we have created patient and clinician educational videos and leaflets Patient education leaflet Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is used to diagnose a wide range of illnesses. Like everyone, many people with cardiac devices (pacemakers, defibrillators or implantable cardiac monitors) may benefit from an MRI scan at … Continue reading Videos and leaflets now online
We want to share our dedicated cloud-based referrals platform that uses intelligent logic to simplify service complexity, and enable quicker access to better care. Hospitals do not provide MRI services because it is logistically challenging - it needs experts in both MRI and the heart to work together, who do not normally. It is resource … Continue reading A dedicated MRI referrals platform for pacemaker patients
We are please to announce that now 60 centres in the UK have registered as part of our referrals network. Every few weeks, MRI My Pacemaker links patients with MRI centres either in the UK or USA. We do our best to support all patients because these are often for suspected cancer diagnosis and therapy or … Continue reading Registered referrals network – an update
Updating information and guidance. We find we are often contacted by patients looking for MRI services (both in the UK and abroad). We have decided to develop educational videos and leaflets using an award-winning developer to raise referrer awareness. Because patients are their own best advocate, we hope this will empower patients to initiate contact … Continue reading Patient education leaflets
We are pleased to announce support from the British Heart Foundation for the MRI My Pacemaker campaign! It is one of four projects receiving innovation seed funding from a joint partnership with Novartis, to transform the way millions of people are affected by heart disease. The resources will be used to work with national societies, … Continue reading Hope for Hearts: BHF support awarded for the campaign!