Australian Government - Department of Health

Medical Services Advisory Committee (MSAC)

1197 - Remote Monitoring of Patients with Implanted Cardiac Devices

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Resubmission: Please see Application 1197.1
Application Number1197
Application NameRemote monitoring of patients with implanted cardiac devices
Description of Medical ServiceThe proposed medical service is the reading, interpreting and if necessary acting on periodic and event-triggered messages in a remote setting (as opposed to an in-office setting). Remote monitoring comprises remote data analysis performed by clinicians to evaluate cardiac health as well as device and lead functioning.
Description of Medical ConditionThe proposed medical service is relevant for patients with implanted cardiac devices, e.g. implantable pacemakers, implantable cardioverter/defibrillators or implantable devices for cardiac resynchronisation therapy.
Consultation Protocol2 October 2012 – 9 November 2012
PDF version Consultation Decision Analytic Protocol (DAP) (PDF 226 KB)
Word version Consultation Decision Analytic Protocol (DAP) (Word 431 KB)
Final Protocol 13-14 December 2012 and 18 April 2013
PDF version Final Decision Analytic Protocol (DAP) (PDF 200 KB)
Word version Final Decision Analytic Protocol (DAP) (Word 119 KB)
ReportsSubmission Report Withheld at the request of the applicant
MSAC OutcomesPDF Version Public Summary Document (PDF 50 KB)
Word Version Public Summary Document (Word 132 KB)

Meetings for this Application

Meeting Type:Date:
PASC16 – 17 August 2012, 13 – 14 December 2012, 18 April 2013
ESC 13 – 14 February 2014
MSAC 3 - 4 April 2014

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