Hypertension Management Program

All patients with one or more high blood pressure readings on file OR an established diagnosis of high blood pressure (hypertension) are automatically eligible for the hypertension management program.  If you meet either of the above criteria, you may be contacted to invite you to take part in the hypertension management program.

Benefits of the program include:

  • 30 minute appointments with the Nurse Practitioner to discuss lifestyle interventions and/or medications to help manage your blood pressure.
  • Optional one-on-one appointments with a Registered Dietician
  • Free home blood pressure monitor lending program
  • Group education sessions facilitated by Registered Nurses and a Registered Dietician during heart month (February)
  • Take-home educational materials/resources to help you better understand and manage your blood pressure.

 For more information about hypertension visit:

https://www.hypertension.ca/en/public

 

 

 

 

 

Health Resources

Updated - December 17th, 2020  3:15pm

Community Resources Opened over the holiday season

iamsick.ca to find community labs and diagnostic imaging facilities.

Access to on-call doctor by video or audio, 8am to midnight for non-urgent health concerns,  seethedoctor.ca

Village Family Health Team is open and seeing patients. As per By-Law, a face covering is required for everyone except children under 2. For the safety of you and our team, you will be asked screening questions before your appointment. If you require someone to attend your appointment with you, please limit to one additional person.