Using a portable monitor, the test records blood pressure at regular intervals within a 24-hour period.
The blood pressure test is used to assess the seriousness of hypertension or hypotension of a patient and the effectiveness of medications.
The blood pressure test is provided by the Cardiology Clinic.
How to access our services?
- You must have a referral from your physician to get an appointment and pass this test.
- Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP) does not cover the test. A $40 fee is payable before the monitor is installed.