Forster Private Hospital delivers a broad range of Cardiac Care for our patients
Healthe Heart Cardiac Service
Healthe Heart Cardiac Service provides the Mid North Coast community with direct access to our service and cardiac specialists - with bulk billing available on a range of investigations such as Transthoracic and Stress Echo and Holter Monitors.
The Healthe Heart team of doctors consult at Forster Private Hospital and Mayo Private Hospital (Taree), and Lingard Private Hospital (Newcastle). Our team of specialists are on call to provide timely cardiac care.
Speak to your GP for referral to Forster Private Healthe Heart Cardiac Services. Time is of the essence
Our team of professionals are on call to provide timely cardiac care.
- Transthoracic and stress echocardiography – Bulk Billed
- Holter Monitors – Bulk Billed
- Exercise stress testing
- Coronary angiography
- Percutaneous coronary intervention and stenting
Patients require a GP referral to the service where cardiac testing will be bulk billed. Once our team received your referral testing can be arranged within one week (prioritised by urgency) with referrers receiving report within 48 hours of testing.
Clinical Indications for Stress Echocardiography
Situations where the ECG is abnormal such as LBBB, RBBB, LVH, LVH with Strain WPW.