Cardiac Monitors (MCOTs & Loop recorders)

Ordering MCOTs in EPIC

Please follow these instructions for order an MCOT to ensure that EP will read them.

  1. Place order in EPIC: Mobile Cardiac Outpatient Telemetry – Mail Out
    1. See image below, must select 30 days, BioTel Heart
  2. After placing order, email nr2198@cumc.columbia.edu and rw2481@cumc.columbia.edu (in EP) to inform them you have ordered an MCOT (please provide patients name and MRN)
  3. They will work on authorization and mailing it to the patient
  4. Once done, EP will read it and place the report in EPIC.

Getting loop recorders placed inpatient

The cardiologists have nicely given us their call schedule so if need a loop recorder placed, you may contact them directly as below:

Monday/Thursday/Friday: Contact Hirad Yarmohammadi hy2567@cumc.columbia.edu
Tuesday/Wednesday*: Contact Geoffrey Rubin gar2116@cumc.columbia.edu
*Back-up on Wednesday is Elaine Wan eyw2003@cumc.columbia.edu