RAAPID (Referral, Access, Advice, Placement, Information & Destination)

Alberta Health Services - Provincial Health Services


Description
A call centre that provides healthcare providers a single point of contact to access consultation advice and / or transfer of patients to a higher level of care facility, and to coordinate the return of patients back to a facility that is closer to home.

RAAPID works to:

  • facilitate provider to provider consultations for advice or patient transfer acceptance
  • facilitate the right care at the right place, using real time capacity information
  • facilitate and coordinate the movement of patients to higher, equal and lower levels of care
  • If you have questions please email us.

Information for health professional is available on our website.


Affiliation: STARS, AHS EMS, Patient Transfer Network (BC)
Eligibility
N/A
Application Process
Service Access: See below, Healthcare providers contact this service for consultation.
Referral Process: N/A


Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
1-800-661-1700 (RAAPID South)
Telephone
1-800-282-9911 (RAAPID North)
Web Site
https://www.ahs.ca/info/Page13345.aspx
Email
raapid@albertahealthservices.ca
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: N/A
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Last Verified On
July 6, 2023
Hours of Operation
24/7