Atrial Fibrillation Clinic - Heart Health

 

The goal of this provincial initiative is to improve access to care for patients living with this rhythm disorder. We provide education and medical management to improve the quality of life for people experiencing atrial fib, a type of heart rhythm disorder.

We do this through:

  • consultation with a heart specialist doctor (cardiologist) and registered nurse or pharmacist, to establish a safe and individualized treatment plan
  • ordering tests or procedures
  • telephone follow-up to help plan care and treatment
  • counselling and information about atrial fibrillation and medications
  • group education sessions about atrial fib and its treatment options
  • referrals to other programs and services as required

Who can participate?

People experiencing atrial fibrillation (atrial fib), who reside on Vancouver Island or surrounding communities.

General Information on Atrial Fibrillation Clinic - Heart Health

Referral Required?
Required
How to Get Referral

Referral Form

Patients can self-refer to attend a free education class.

Contact Us
Royal Jubilee Hospital

Royal Block- 3rd Floor, Room 343
1952 Bay St
Victoria, B.C.
V8R 1J8
250-370-8632
Fax: 250-519-1893

Locations

Cowichan District Hospital

Cowichan District Hospital

3045 Gibbins Rd
Duncan, B.C. 
V9L 1E5

250-737-2030

Lady Minto Hospital

Lady Minto / Gulf Islands Hospital

135 Crofton Road
Salt Spring Island, BC  V8K 1T1

250-538-4800

North Island Hospital Comox Valley

North Island Hospital Comox Valley

101 Lerwick Rd
Courtenay, B.C. 
V9N 0B9

250-331-5900

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