Alberta Health Services

Edmonton Zone - Emergency Department, Pediatric


Description
Provides family centered care to critically ill or injured children as well as supportive and urgent care to patients with less serious medical concerns 24 hours a day. The Stollery's Emergency department is the only specialized ED and referral centre for children in central and northern Alberta.

Provides help for people with their emergency health needs 24 / 7. Health problems are assessed, diagnosed and treated. Treatments vary from minor to life saving measures.

If you have an emergency, call 911.

Emergency departments:

  • take care of people that are very sick or injured on a priority basis. this means the sickest people are seen first. If you go to an emergency department for care that isn't urgent, you will not likely be seen right away
  • provide medical care, which includes assessment and treatment
  • stabilize people and get them ready to transport to higher level of care facility (if needed)
  • provide follow-up care including referrals to a family doctor or specialist (if needed)

Emergency department wait times for:

Key Provider: physicians, registered nurses (RNs), respiratory therapists, specialists
Eligibility
Yes, Children from birth up to their 18th birthday.
Application Process
Service Access: See below, self refer or referred by a professionalReferral Process: No

Waiting Period: N/A,
Telephone
780-407-3737 (Unit Desk)
Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: N/AMembership Fee: N/A
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: Yes - Parking stalls, ramps, elevators and washrooms.
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
July 13, 2018
Address
8440 112 Street
Edmonton, AB, T6G 2B7

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


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