Alberta Health Services

Calgary Zone - Antenatal Community Care Program


Description
Provides in-home nursing care and dietitian care for women with high-risk pregnancies who are referred by a Physician.

Cares for women with medically stable high-risk pregnancies in their home.
Services include:

  • daily assessment of women in their homes or over the telephone
  • fetal monitoring (non-stress tests) as ordered by the caregiver
  • teaching about pregnancy, health concerns, and self-monitoring
  • referrals to resources as needed
  • connection with an emergency response system if needed
  • communication with the referring health care provider

This service provides in home care for patients who might otherwise be cared for in hospital.
Women are still cared for by their own obstetrician, or family physician, or midwife (with OB consult).
To book an immunization appointment only, dial 811 Monday to Friday 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM.

Key Provider: dietitian, registered nurses (RNs)
Eligibility
Yes, Clients must:
  • be referred by a Physician
  • be off of work
  • be a medically high-risk pregnant women
  • have access to a telephone in the home
  • live in the Calgary area: support is limited outside the city limits
Application Process
Service Access: Professional Referral Required, Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.To book an immunization appointment only, dial 811 Monday to Friday 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM.Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-955-1210
Telephone
403-944-7200, 811 (immunization appointments only)
Fax
403-955-1211
Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Fees
Fee: Yes,

No fees for clinical services. Possible purchase of a recommended blood pressure monitor may be required for treatment of hypertension concerns.

Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: Yes - Ramps
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
October 5, 2021
Address
4715 8 Avenue SE
Calgary, AB, T2A 3N4
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Tue
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Wed
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Thu
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Fri
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Sat
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Sun
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM