Psychiatric Emergency Services

Alberta Health Services - Calgary Zone


Description
Provides crisis intervention and psychiatric assessment to patients within the emergency department referred by an emergency room physician. Also provides mental health assessments and recommendations to the physician.

Services provided to clients and families by Psychiatric Emergency Services (PES) may also include:

  • supporting admission to a psychiatry unit based on the needs of the individual
  • referral for short-term outreach support for discharged clients with a focus on crisis stabilitzation, safety planning and navigation to appropriate servicers

Key Provider: psychiatrists, registered nurses (RNs), registered psychiatric nurses (RPNs)
Eligibility
N/A
Application Process
Service Access: Professional Referral Required
Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-943-3000 (Switchboard)
Web Site
https://www.ahs.ca/rgh
Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: N/A
Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: Yes - Lifts available
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Last Verified On
October 6, 2023
Address
7007 14 Street SW
Calgary, AB, T2V 1P9

This facility provides a range of healthcare services including a 24/7 emergency department


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Hours of Operation
Mon
07:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Tue
07:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Wed
07:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Thu
07:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Fri
07:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Sat
07:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Sun
07:00 AM to 12:00 AM