Clinical Service Standards

BHRS standards documents

BHRS Standards – Lead extraction (December 2018)
BHRS standards – ILR Insertion, follow up and explant of ILRs by non-medical staff (August 2018)
BHRS Standards – Minimal Data Set Expected on plastic CIED Identification Cards (January 2018)
BHRS Standards – Implantation and Follow-Up of CRM Devices in Adults (January 2018)
Cardiac Rhythm Management in Patients with Congenital Heart Disease (February 2016)
Standard for the Interventional Electrophysiology Study and Catheter Ablation in Adults (February 2016)
Clinical Guidance for the Follow Up of Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices for Cardiac Rhythm Management (Appendix to Standards for Implantation and Follow-Up of Cardiac Rhythm Management Devices in Adults (January 2015)
Standards for Implantation and Follow-Up of Cardiac Rhythm Managment Devices in Adults – January 2015 (superseded)


Guidelines are provided as a knowledge resource however local practice should be performed in accordance with local clinician, healthcare provider and healthcare purchaser arrangements