Evaluation of Mackenzie Health Heart Function Clinic
Project ID: 2019-026/2020 0950 066 000
Type of Response: Research project
Knowledge User: Mackenzie Health
ICES Scientist: Refik Saskin
Summary: Heart function clinics are established to reduce mortality, hospital admissions and emergency room visits and to improve the quality of life for patients with heart failure. The purpose of this request is to determine whether a single-centre, community hospital–based clinic led by a nurse practitioner resulted in reduced health care use and influenced outcomes.