Alberta Health Services

Calgary Zone - Calgary Zone Pulmonary Central Access Triage


Description
Accepts respiratory referrals from all physicians within the Calgary zone and triage and book initial appointments.

Accept referrals from physicians for any patients who have respiratory concerns such as:

  • asthma
  • bronchiectasis
  • COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease)
  • SOB (shortness of breath)
  • hemoptysis
  • hypoxemia
  • interstitial lung disease
  • lymphadenopathy
  • mediastinal mass
  • neuromuscular related respiratory disorder
  • pleural disease
  • pleural effusion
  • pulmonary embolism
  • pulmonary hypertension
  • pulmonary rehabilitation
  • respiratory infection
  • sarcoidosis
  • lung nodules
  • tobacco cessation
  • cough
Key Provider: nurses, respiratory therapists, respirologists
Eligibility
Yes, Eligibility is dependent on testing done by the referring physician.
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
403-943-4718 (Central booking)
Fax
403-592-4201
Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: N/AMembership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A - Other disabled access: N/A -
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
April 15, 2019
Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Tue
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Wed
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Thu
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Fri
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM