Chronic Disease Programming

The Strategic Health Alliance (SHA) is a partnership between the City of Kamloops and Interior Health. The goal of the partnership is to support rehabilitation exercise programming and to build capacity for programming through facility use and program development.

Vascular Improvement Program

This is a one year, multidisciplinary risk factor reduction clinic, suitable for:

  • Primary Prevention: Challenging Risk Profile, two or more risk factors
  • Secondary Prevention: Post MI, Heart Failure, PAD, Cardio/Vascular condition (see referral for complete information)

Contact 

Kathryn Brisco 
Program Coordinator 
250-314-2727

On Track Program

Suitable for:

  • Primary Prevention: Stable Hypertension, Stable Diabetes, Dyslipidemia, Metabolic Syndrome
  • Mild to Moderate Depression/Anxiety
  • No established cardiovascular disease

8:30am - 10:45am on Thursdays

Contact 

Jennifer Edgecombe and Kathryn Brisco
Program Leaders
250-828-3742
jedgecombe@kamloops.ca

Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program

Suitable for:

  • COPD (mild-severe)
  • Emphysema
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Chronic Asthma
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Other lung conditions

Contact

Phone: 250-312-3280 ext 43242
Cell: 778-220-3761

Keep On Moving

Keep on Moving has been developed in conjunction with the City of Kamloops and Interior Health.

The Keep On Moving program serves as a resource for community members to identify safer exercise options close to home. Whether you are new to exercise, getting started again or simply looking for a gentle exercise option, Keep On Moving has an exercise program to meet your individual needs.

Learn more about the program, find health professionals and see what classes are available.