About Us

Kidney/Renal care is a major area of emphasis for Providence Health Care. We're proud to offer the most integrated kidney treatment, research and educational programs in British Columbia.

Our dedicated multi-disciplinary team offers a variety of prevention and treatment programs for people living with chronic kidney disease in British Columbia and the Yukon.

St. Paul's Hospital is the primary site of our Renal Program, providing a wide range of inpatient and ambulatory care services. Our patients benefit from the latest research in kidney disease, from early intervention to dialysis and kidney transplantation. Providence Health Care also operates seven community hemodialysis units and several kidney function clinics across Vancouver Coastal Health.

Our Team

The Renal Program at Providence Health Care is home to many specialized health professionals who provide expert, compassionate care to people with kidney disease. Our goal is to provide quality care while recognizing the individual’s needs and supporting patients and their families to cope with kidney disease.

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British Columbia boasts the most successful province-wide kidney care delivery system in Canada. This is made possible by strong and active partnerships between the different organizations involved in planning, coordinating and delivering essential renal health services.

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Support Us

The Renal Program at Providence Health Care is grateful for donations, small and large, that have contributed to the purchase of equipment and other improvements to the delivery of quality patient care.

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Contact Us

Providence Health Care’s Renal Program services are primarily located on the 6th floor of the Providence Building at St. Paul's Hospital in downtown Vancouver.

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Getting Here

The majority of Renal Program services are located at St. Paul’s Hospital in downtown Vancouver. The hospital’s main entrance is on Burrard Street between Comox and Davie.

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