Leslie Diamond Women's Heart Health Clinic - Gordon and Leslie Diamond Health Care Centre

The Leslie Diamond Women?s Heart Health Clinic is a comprehensive risk reduction program for women who have heart disease, and for those at risk for developing heart disease.

Services offered:

  • Cardiologist and Case Manager support during program enrollment.
  • Women only exercise class once per week; includes a specialty class on SCAD (Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection). Drop-in gym sessions available throughout the week.
  • Dietitian, Psychiatrist and Counsellor available for consultation
  • Education sessions on heart disease, healthy living, exercise, and nutrition. Topics include women?s health issues.

How long is the program?

The program is 6 months, or 24 attended sessions.

Is there a cost?

The program costs $100.00 per month. Financial subsidy is available to those who qualify.

Vancouver General Hospital - Gordon and Leslie Diamond Health Care Centre

2775 Laurel Street
6th Floor
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 1M9
Phone: (604) 875-5389
Fax: (604) 875-5794
Email: cardiacrehab@vch.ca

Referral

Your family doctor or cardiologist can refer you to our program.  Please download theVGH Centre for Cardiovascular Health referral form.

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.

 Download parking rates for VCH facilities

Eligibility

Program is for women who have had a previous cardiac event or who are at high risk of having one.