Long Term Cardiac Monitoring - ?Vancouver General Hospital

Clinic performs long term cardiac monitoring using Holter, blood pressure and event monitoring devices: 

  • A Holter monitor continuously records an electrocardiogram over a 24 hour span. 
  • Blood pressure monitors record blood pressure periodically over a 24 hour span. 
  • Event monitors record arrhythmia over a 3-4 week span which are transmitted via the telephone to the Cardiologist. 

Appointment required for all three tests

?Vancouver General Hospital - Jim Pattison Pavilion

899 West 12th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 1M9
Phone: (604) 875-4800

Hours of operation

Open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Referral

A physician referral is required. 

Parking & transportation

??There is pay parking available at our two visitor lots located on the VGH campus:

  • Multi-level parkade at the corner of West 12th Avenue and Laurel Street, across from the main entrance of the Jim Pattison Pavilion.
  • The Gordon and Leslie Diamond Health Care Centre parking lot is located off of Laurel Street between West 12th and West 13th Avenue.

There is a wheelchair-accessible overpass from the VGH parkade at Level 4 and a crosswalk at Level 2.

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