Location: Foothills Medical Centre
Patient care, before and after tests and procedures for the heart.Provides care for clients before and after invasive cardiac tests or procedures. Includes the following procedures:
using a wire mesh to open a blocked blood vessel in the heart (angioplasty)
taking x-rays to look for blood flow problems in the heart (angiograms)
using sound waves to take a picture of the heart and its blood vessels (echocardiogram)
putting in pacemakers
Provides care for clients before and after invasive cardiac tests or procedures. Includes the following procedures:
Foothills Medical Centre
Monday6:30 am - 10:15 pm
Tuesday6:30 am - 10:15 pm
Wednesday6:30 am - 10:15 pm
Thursday6:30 am - 10:15 pm
Friday6:30 am - 10:15 pm
Closed statutory holidays.
Patient referrals are managed by the Cardiac Procedure Central Referral office. Referrals are only accepted from cardiologists or an internists.
Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.
Wait time varies, depending on test required.
Libin Cardiovascular Institute