BC Women's Hospital Programs

Programs at BC Women’s provide access to world-class healthcare.
Continence Clinic
April 27 2017 2:07pm
We provide the only in-hospital, non-profit program in BC where physiotherapists treat women with incontinence using non-surgical techniques. Visit the BC Women's Hospital Continence Clinic.
Heart Health Program for Women
April 27 2017 2:10pm
Cardiovascular disease (heart disease and stroke) is the leading cause of death for both men and women. 87% percent of heart disease can be prevented through assessment and lifestyle management. The BC Women’s Heart Program for Women provides cardiac care for women who are at risk of developing heart disease.
Infant Transport Team (ITT)
April 27 2017 2:11pm
British Columbia’s Infant Transport Team stabilizes babies in emergencies and transports them to BC Women’s Hospital’s Newborn Intensive Care Unit (NICU) from hospitals throughout province.
Midwifery Care
April 27 2017 2:12pm
Midwives are experts in normal childbearing, providing primary care to women during pregnancy, labour, birth and the postpartum period. Their focus is on the optimum physical, emotional and psychological well-being of both mothers and their newborns. The midwifery model of care promotes the natural progression of labour and birth, and encourages the appropriate use of technology.