Home Care - After Hours

Alberta Health Services - Calgary Zone


Description
Offers support and care from healthcare providers in people’s homes outside of regular business hours.

As part of the Integrated Home Care Program, provides care and support to meet the assessed needs of the client after normal business hours. Works with the client, their family, other professional health care staff and partners to help clients be as independent as possible.


Key Provider: licensed practical nurses (LPNs), registered nurses (RNs), respiratory therapists (RTs)
Eligibility
Yes, You must be a client of the Home Care Program to be able to access the after hours Home Care Response Team.
Application Process
Service Access: , You must be a current client of the Home Care program to access this service.
Referrals to Home Care can be made during regular business hours by family, friends, physicians, other professional health care providers, agencies, or you can call to self refer by calling 403-943 -1920.
If you are a Home Care in Calgary Zone and need support from HCRT after 4:15 pm, call 403-943- 1600 to speak to a nurse.
Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: Yes,

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


Telephone
403-955-6666 (Seniors / Adults / HPTP)
Telephone
403-943-1600 (Home Care Reception / Palliative Care)
Telephone
403-943-1920 (Community Care Access)
Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Fees
Fee: N/A
Fee Reduction: N/A
Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A -
Other disabled access: N/A -
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Last Verified On
April 29, 2024
Location
Calgary