VAD Referral Checklist
When referring patients to the VAD Implantation Program at UPMC, please call our 24-hour physician referral line at
1-866-884-8579 and include the information listed below.
- Patient name
- Patient date of birth
- Patient phone number
- Patient social security number
- Name of subscriber
- Subscriber’s phone number
- Identification number
- Group number
Pertinent medical records if available, including:
- Recent H&P, or clinic note
- Stress test/left heart catheterization
- Most recent lab work
Referring Physician Information
- Referring physician name
- Referring physician phone and fax number
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