Provides the assessment, treatment and education of patients diagnosed with a variety of cardiac conditions (e.g. diagnosis of unstable angina, myocardial infarction, cardiac valvular abnormalities, rhythm abnormalities, heart failure, etc.).
In Patient Cardiology unit is a 20-bed in-patient unit with an additional 8 angioplasty recovery beds. The angioplasty room is operational Monday to Friday for the recovery patients following Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI). The unit has a strict quiet period for all patients between 1pm and 3pm daily and we ask visitors to respect this time.
The Unit works closely with other departments such as, Coronary Care Unit (CCU), Cardiac Catheterization Lab, Cardiac clinics, Diagnostic Imaging and the Emergency Department. Telemetry monitoring is available for the cardiac patients on the unit.
Ages: 18 Years and Over
Physician referral is required.
Cardiologists, Licensed Practical Nurses, Registered Nurses
Please visit the links below for more details about this service at various locations.
- Royal Alexandra Hospital
CK Hui Heart Centre, 1st Floor Robbins Pavilion, 1 East
10240 Kingsway Avenue NW, Edmonton, Alberta T5H 3V9; 780-735-4524