Worry-Free Vacation

A long awaited holiday is finally approaching. If you have a pacemaker, ICD or CRT device, you may be wondering if there are any precautions or restrictions on travel. Don’t worry! Traveling is as easy for those with a heart device as for those without. Whether you are flying, sailing, taking a train or driving, travel is generally easy. Make sure that you have your patient identification card , your medications and important phone numbers for emergencies on you at all times and consult your physician about your travel plans.