The goal of this program is to support people with cardiovascular disease or at risk of developing cardiovascular disease. Services include weight reduction counseling, medication reviews, in-depth hypertension counselling and anti-coagulation monitoring.
Patients with cardiovascular disease or at risk of developing a cardiovascular disease (e.g. angina, coronary artery disease, hypertension) would benefit from a primary care provider referral (your physician or nurse practitioner) to this program.
Dietitian: Provides individual counseling for elevated cholesterol, high blood pressure, weight management and overall education on healthy eating for disease prevention; facilitates a weight management group with focus on behaviour change (Lifestyle Balance).