Long-term facilitiesSun, 08/21/2022 - 1:18PM
Hi my brother brother has had an l vad For about 8 years now. Around June he suffered a fall hitting his head and causing him to have a brain bleed, He had to be rushed to Rochester in Minnesota. They removed part of a skull to let his brain swell. He was in the hospital for For 50 days and now he is going to be needing to go to a skilled nursing facility, We are having problems finding a place that will take him because of his lvad. We're hoping to find a place for him soon the place that hes in now is in Wisconsin and they don't want him there because they don't know how to care for the device. So anyone that has any information on skilled nursing facilities that that accept patience with the device in Wisconsin Minnesota Minnesota South Dakota South Dakota or Iowa, I would be really grateful for any input.