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Programs & Services


Advanced Venous Access Service

 Location: South Health Campus

A specialty service that assesses and insert Peripherally Inserted Central Catheters to provide access for intravenous therapies including (but not limited to) hydration, antimicrobial, chemotherapy and parenteral nutrition.

Provides people with long-term intravenous (IV) therapy:

  • assessment and insertion of PICC
  • consultation
  • education, problem solving and resource for healthcare providers related to Cental Venous Access Catheters
  • follow-up care and maintenance

Contact Details

South Health Campus

Address
4448 Front Street SE
Calgary, Alberta
T3M 1M4
Telephone
403-956-3803, 403-956-3825
Accessibility

This facility is wheelchair accessible.

Getting There

Parking available

Parking map

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Monday
7:30 am - 3:30 pm

Tuesday
7:30 am - 3:30 pm

Wednesday
7:30 am - 3:30 pm

Thursday
7:30 am - 3:30 pm

Friday
7:30 am - 3:30 pm

Access
Service Providers May Include
registered nurses (RNs)
Eligibility

Provides services to adult patients only. Eligibility will be assessed by AVAS registered nurses.

Service Access

Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.


Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Partners

Partners/affiliations

PLC AVAS, RGH AVAS, SHC AVAS

Service Locations