Q- How to prepare for a pacemaker battery change procedure?

  1. Do not eat or drink anything after midnight, the night before your procedure.
  2. Take medications as instructed with a small sip of water in the morning of the procedure.
  3. Take a bath or shower before you come for the procedure. Do not apply any lotion, creams, deodorants, or perfumes after the shower.
  4. On the day of your procedure, please report to the hospital main lobby reception desk and ask for directions to the Patient Access Center.
  5. Please bring your insurance card(s), and photo ID or driver’s license.
  6. You will be able to go home the same day. Make sure that you have someone to drive you home.