I want to update the progress that has been done so far towards making our way out to Cincinnati, Ohio. We will be traveling to get a second opinion at the Cincinnati Children's Areodigestive Program.
Step 1: Referral from Doctor -Check
Step 2: Medical Records sent from PCH to Cincinnati Children's - Check
Step 3: Check with Commercial Airline - Check, the commercial airline is not able to take Emmett.
Step 4: Look up Medical Flight and coverage from insurance. - In progress
Step 5: Cincinnati RN reviews Emmett's medical record
Step 6: Areodigestive group (A Pulmonologist, Gastroenternologist, Pediatric Surgeon, Ear Nose and Throat, Speach therapist and Nutritionist meet to discuss Emmett's case
Stet 7: Once approved an individual from Cincinnati Children's will call to schedule Emmett into the program. We should only be in Cincinnati for about 5 days.
Step 8: Book airline, hotel and car rental.