Important Safety Information MyCareLink

Medtronic MyCareLink Smart Monitor Reader, MyCareLink Patient Monitor, CareLink Monitor and MyCareLink Connect Patient Website

The Medtronic MyCareLink Smart™ Monitor Reader, MyCareLink™ Patient Monitor and the CareLink™ Monitor are prescription devices indicated for use in the transfer of patient data from some Medtronic implantable cardiac devices based on physician instructions and as described in the product manuals. The MyCareLink Connect™ Patient Website is intended to provide patients, their friends / family and caregivers messages regarding transmission status of patient device diagnostic data to the CareLink Network. Transmissions to the CareLink Network sent via cellular or Wi-Fi connectivity are subject to cellular and/or Wi-Fi service availability. The Monitor or Monitor Reader must be on and in range of the implanted device in order to wirelessly receive data from your implanted device. Web browsers currently supported by the MyCareLink Connect Patient Website are: Microsoft® Internet Explorer for Windows Version 8.x and Version 9.x, Mozilla Firefox® for Windows Version 13.x, Google Chrome™ for Windows Version 20.x.  MyCareLink Connect Patient Website availability may be unavailable at times due to maintenance or updates, or due to coverage being unavailable in your area.  These products are not a substitute for appropriate medical attention in the event of an emergency and should only be used as directed by a physician. 

The Medtronic CareLink Service is prescribed by your physician. This service is not for everyone. Please talk to your doctor to see if it is right for you. Your physician should discuss all potential benefits and risks with you. Although many patients benefit from the use of this service, results may vary. For further information, please call CareLink Patient Services at 1-800-929-4043 (7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., Monday–Friday, Central Time) or see the Medtronic website at