Location: Foothills Medical Centre
A specialty service that assesses and inserts Peripherally Inserted Central Catheters to provide access for intravenous therapies including (but not limited to) hydration, antimicrobials, chemotherapy, and parenteral nutrition.Provides services to people with long-term intravenous (IV) therapy such as:
assessment and insertion of PICC
education, problem solving and resource for healthcare providers related to Cental Venous Access Catheters
follow-up care and maintenance
Provides services to people with long-term intravenous (IV) therapy such as:
Foothills Medical Centre
Monday7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Closed on weekends and STAT Holidays.
Provides services to adult patients only. Eligibility will be assessed by AVAS registered nurses.
Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.
PLC AVAS, RGH AVAS, SHC AVAS