Clinical operation policy for ALL cardiac transplant patients presenting to RHC Emergency Department

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Any cardiac transplant patient who attends the emergency must be discussed with the on-call cardiac team irrespective of the reason for ED presentation.

The on-call cardiac team can be contacted through switchboard or by contacting on-call registrar on ext 84440 or ward 1E on ext 84436 and asking for the on-call cardiologist.

Editorial Information

Last reviewed: 01 February 2020

Next review: 01 February 2022

Author(s): Dr Karen McLeod (Consultant Paediatric Cardiologist)

Co-Author(s): Consulted with: Dr Steve Foster (Consultant Paediatric Emergency Medicine)