Who We Are

About Us
Mission, Vision, Principles & Values
Executive Team
Advisory and Task Group Structure

What We Do

Our Work
2017-22 Strategy

Resources for Healthcare Planners & Providers

Framework for Development of Resources

Cardiac Catheterization & Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI)
Referral Forms

COVID-19 Resource Centre
COVID-19 Resources

Echocardiography Quality Improvement

Electrocardiography (ECG)
Standards for the Provision of Electrocardiography-Based Diagnostic Testing in Ontario

Endovascular Treatment (EVT)
Resource Centre

Endovascular Stroke Treatment Centre Service Delivery Requirements

Heart Failure
Integrating Heart Failure Care Resources

Chronic Heart Failure: General Information and Practical Tips for Health Care Providers
Heart Failure Provider Education Videos
Minimal Requirements and Key Clinical Services for Heart Failure Programs within a Hub-and-Spoke Model of Care

Heart Rhythm
Heart Rhythm Resources

New Technologies and Planning Committee
Resource Centre
Intake Form

Implantable Cardiac Devices
Considering a Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD) - A Conversation Guide for Patients and Caregivers
Implantable Cardiac Devices: Overview
Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator Deactivation: A Guide for Health Care Professionals

Lower-Limb Preservation (LLP)
Lower-Limb Preservation Strategy Resources

Minimally Invasive Structural Heart (MISH)
MISH Resources

Positron Emission Tomography (PET)
Indications for Cardiac PET Imaging
Requisition for Cardiac FDG PET Imaging

Quality Performance Measurement and Monitoring (QPMM)
Cardiac QPMM Resources
Stroke QPMM Resources

Standards for the Provision of Cardiovascular Rehabilitation in Ontario
Cardiovascular Rehabilitation Forum Materials
Regional Economic Assessments

ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI)
STEMI Resources

Stroke – General
Stroke Core Competency Framework

Provincial Integrated Work Plans Inventory

Quality Based Procedures Resource Centre


NIHSS Training Options

Vascular Health – General
Ontario Designated Vascular Program Standards (October 2023)
Assessment & Support Tool
Medical Directives
Ontario Current State Assessment and Proposed Program Framework: Acute Care Vascular Services
Quality Improvement Toolkits

Ruptured Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Consultation & Referral Guide
Non-Cardiac Vascular Quality-Based Procedure Resource Centre
Ontario Hospitals with Designated Vascular Programs
Improving Access to Carotid Artery Intervention for Symptomatic Extracranial Carotid Disease in Ontario: Wait Time Information System Priority Level Definition Updates and Recommendations for Hospitals and Providers

Process for New/Expanding Cardiac, Stroke, and Vascular Program Proposals
Process Map for Requesting New/Expanding Services
Regional Cardiac Program Framework
Vascular-specific Resources

Hypertension Management
HMP Toolkit

Stroke Unit Access & Quality
Resource Centre
Ontario Stroke Unit Definition and Best Practice Standard

Data & Reporting

Ontario Stroke Reports

Outcomes Reports

Cardiac, Stroke & Vascular Centres