Procedure & Hospital Info

INFORMATION ON PROCEDURES

Click on the links below to see information brochures on our Diagnostic and Therapeutic Procedures.

Cardioversion Information Brochure Download
Coronary Angiogram Information Brochure Download
Coronary Angioplasty Information Brochure Download
Electrocardiography Information Brochure Download
Echocardiography Information Brochure Download
Exercise Stress Testing Information Brochure Download
Holter Monitoring Information Brochure Download
Insertable Loop Recorder Download
Stress Echocardiography Information Brochure Download
Tilt Testing Information Brochure Download
Transoesophageal Echocardiography Information Brochure Download
Permanent Pacemaker Implantation Information Brochure Download
Warfarin Information Brochure Download

CARDIAC REHAB INFORMATION

Cardiac rehab is available through the Cairns Private Hospital or Cairns Base Hospital.

Cairns Private Hospital Cardiac Rehab
Contact: 4052 5495
This service is free of charge to patients with private health insurance.
Cairns Base Hospital Cardiac Rehab
Contact 4050 8989

Two types are available for your convenience:

  • A 6 week session consisting of exercise and education twice a week on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
  • A fast track session consisting of an education day is available one day a month.
  • Cardiac rehab is also available at Atherton Hospital, Innisfail Hospital,  and Mossman Hospital.

CAIRNS PRIVATE HOSPITAL INFORMATION

The admissions office is in the main entry foyer on the ground floor of Cairns Private Hospital.  Please see the link to CAIRNS PRIVATE HOSPITAL on our USEFUL LINKS page for more information, or call 4052 5200.
Most of our patients are admitted to the Coronary Care Unit or the Medical Ward.

Coronary Care Unit
Contact
4052 5338 Visiting hours: 10am – 1pm
1pm – 4pm (strictly rest time in CCU)
4pm – 8pm
Cardiac Medical Ward
Contact
4052 8090 Visiting hours: 10am – 8pmPlease note: arrangements can be made with the ward staff for visiting at any time outside these hours.