BC Home Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition Programs
The BC Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (HPEN) Programs provide support to patients in British Columbia and the Yukon who have specialized nutrition requirements due to gastrointestinal tract problems.
The adult component of the programs is operated out of St. Paul’s Hospital whereas the pediatric component is largely operated out of BC Children’s Hospital. The adult team includes a medical director, patient educator/nurse, dietitian, pharmacist, program clerk and program coordinator.
Location and Contact
St. Paul’s Hospital
Room 478 Burrard West
1081 Burrard Street
Vancouver BC V6Z 1Y6
Tiko Kerr, Vancouver Artist and patient of Dr. Julio Montaner