Confidential and non-judgemental health care is everyone’s right. This includes HIV testing and treatment. An HIV Health Outreach Nurse will come to Revelstoke to support you. All services are free, including HIV/HCV/HBV testing, partner notification, referrals, counselling, harm reduction, and connection to community resources, care and treatment. Provincial Health Care Insurance is not needed for any testing provided. The Health Outreach Nurse travels to Revelstoke to provide services at the OPT Clinic (see below) as well as Public Health at Queen Victoria Hospital.
A physician referral is required for all lab services, excluding HIV testing. For HIV Testing any patient can visit the lab and ask for the test, or the test can be added to existing blood work being ordered by a physician.
All outpatients (except those coming to the lab for an HIV without a physician’s order) must bring ID (BC Services Card or photo ID) and check in at the front desk to access lab services.
Laboratory services are available from 8:30 am – 6:00 pm, Monday to Friday.
1200 Newlands Road, Revelstoke, BC
P. (250) 837-2131
A drop-in clinic providing free or low cost reproductive health services for people of all ages. Services are prioritized for young people in a nonjudgmental, supportive atmosphere. The objective is to help clients make informed reproductive health decisions that will work for them.
Physicians and nurses ensure that clients understand their health status and needs. Educational resources include staff and well-trained volunteers, audio-visual and written resource materials, demonstration models and products, and a comprehensive informed consent process.
Wednesdays, 7:00 – 9:00 pm