Alberta Health Services

Calgary Zone - Geriatric Consult Team


Description
A multidisciplinary home care team that provides geriatric consultation service to Home Care clients in the Calgary zone.

The Geriatric Consult Team - complete in-home comprehensive assessment for Home Care clients.

Clients with complex medical functional decline, Multifactorial or unexplained falls, near falls or symptoms that could lead to falls or a ER visit, Medicaiton concerns/issues and cognitive decline with diagnostic challenges.

Key Provider: nurse practitioners (NPs), occupational therapists (OTs), physical therapists (PTs), pharmacists, registered nurses (RNs), therapy assistants, and or care of the elderly physicians
Eligibility
Yes, Adults over 65 years old. (Some exceptions made for younger clients)
Application Process
Service Access: Professional Referral Required, Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.Client must be a Home Care client to access this service.Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: Yes,
Telephone
403-943-9301
Fax
403-943-9302
Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: N/AMembership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - This facility is wheelchair accessible and has an elevator on site.Other disabled access: No -
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
August 17, 2018
Address
31 Sunpark Plaza SE
Calgary, AB, T2X 3W5
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Tue
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Wed
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Thu
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Fri
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM