by-step process (eg. the ability to complete the application in stages, saving it each time and finishing it at one’s own pace) has helped the most basic of computer users. This change of modus operandi will, no doubt, be music to the ears of many readers of this book.
Upon completion of an online VAD application, the Pegasos team reviews all the documents, and prepares a file for the Pegasos doctor (or psychiatrist - if required).
On approval (the ‘green light’), a mutually-acceptable VAD calendar date can be set. If the person applying suffers from a neurological condition (eg. ALS/ MND, MS etc), the approval process is likely to take around four weeks. For all others, (eg. situations of unbearable suffering/ completed life), faster approval times may be possible.