Alberta Health Services

Edmonton Zone - Geriatric Central Access


Description
A referral service for clinicians who need to refer older adults for a comprehensive geriatric assessment

Provides a referral service for clinicians who need to refer people to a geriatric clinic for issues such as:

  • mobility (moving around inside and outside their homes)
  • falls risk
  • medication
  • incontinence (controlling urination and bowel movements)
  • cognitive decline (thinking and remembering)

This service schedules patients into the following clinics:

  • Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital Geriatric Assessment Clinic
  • University Hospital Seniors Health Clinic
  • Grey Nuns Community Hospital Geriatric Outpatient Clinic
  • Misericordia Community Hospital Seniors Clinic
  • Strathcona Community Hospital
  • Good Samaritan Seniors Clinic
Key Provider: geriatricians, registered nurses (RNs)
Eligibility
Yes, For adults 65 years and older.
Application Process
Service Access: Professional Referral Required, Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: Yes,

An estimated wait time will be provided at the time of appointment booking.

Telephone
780-401-2665 (BOOK) (Central Access)
Fax
780-735-3553 (Fax Referral)
Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: N/AMembership Fee: N/A
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A - Other disabled access: N/A -
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
August 27, 2021
Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Tue
08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Wed
08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Thu
08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Fri
08:00 AM - 06:00 PM