Notice to Providers

Medtronic has stopped the distribution and sale of the HVAD™ System as of June 3, 2021.  (See full press release)  Our ACTION education material is still relevant for those supported by the HVAD™ System. 


Throughout this training, you will:
  • Review Continuous Flow VAD Principles & Choosing the Right Device
  • Set Surgery Expectations
  • Learn the HVAD™ System Components
  • Understand Postoperative Care, Complications, & Outcomes
  • Know Discharge Criteria & Readmission Causes
To complete this training, perform the following tasks:
  • Review the training
  • Engage with the case scenario
  • Take the quiz

What should patients know about the HVAD™ System?

Check out our HVAD™ System information for Patient & Caregivers.