When Corporate Greed Kills

I am familiar with how a heart pump works, because my husband had one implanted in 2016 as his own heart was failing. It stayed in place for 3 1/2 years before he was called and told that a heart suitable for transplant had become available for him in April of 2021. A heart pump is a life saver in such circumstances. The pump is in inserted into the chest cavity, while a drive line extends out of the body through a small opening in the patient’s side and is operated by electricity. The drive line can connect to a 25 foot cord that plugs into the wall that allows freedom of movement to sleep and use the…