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Atrial Fibrillation Quality Care Program (AFQCP)

AFQCP is an innovative, transition clinic that provides an optimal, guideline-based, individualized care for patients with Atrial Fibrillation.

AFQCP provides:

  • Timely access from the ED or Primary Care Provider to the first clinic visit
  • Education about AFIB and its management, tailored to the needs of the patient
  • Facilitation of access to necessary  cardiac investigations
  • Comprehensive management of AFib as well as other comorbidities that impact AFib
  • Timely access to cardiology, electrophysiology  or specialty care if required
  • Seamless transition to the community care provider via clear, one-page guideline-based care plans within 24-48h of the visit

Our Team

The AFQCP team includes an interdisciplinary care team led by a Nurse Practitioner and Pharmacist, supported by a physician and fostered by partnerships to specialty care.

Available support

Laboratory investigations

  • Non-invasive cardiac testing: Stress test, Echo, Nuclear Cardiac Testing, Holter Monitor, PMIBI
  • Pulmonary Function Tests and Respirology consultation
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation

Referral Criteria

Referral Inclusion

  • Patient must be medically stable
  • Patients must be able to come for outpatient follow up.

Referral Exclusions

  • Patient is medically unstable
  • Patient has congenital heart disease

Please complete our referral form (see below) and fax to: 416-323-6212.

 

Forms

Please fax your referral to the Atrial Fibrillation Quality Care Program at 416-323-6212

Patient Referral

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Location & Contact Information

Atrial Fibrillation Quality Care Program (AFQCP)
Women's College Hospital
76 Grenville Street
Main Floor: AACU
Toronto, ON M5S 1B2

Phone: 416-323-7302

Fax: 416-323-6212

Hours of Service
Wednesday
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Accessibility
The hospital is fully accessible. All clinics have wheelchair accessible washrooms.


Referrals
A physician's referral is required.
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  • Fully affiliated with:
  • University of Toronto
  • A member of:
  • Council of Academic Hospitals of Ontario (CAHO)