Neonatal Home Support Team

Alberta Health Services - Edmonton Zone


Description
This is a support service for premature babies and their families to ease the transition from the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit to home.

This service consists of a medical team that provides support to premature babies and their families after discharge home from the NICU.

Services provided include:

  • weight monitoring
  • physical and developmental assessment
  • breast and bottle feeding support
  • parent education and networking opportunities
  • health promotion

Key Provider: lactation consultants, neonatal nurse practitioners, neonatologists, registered nurses (RNs), speech language pathologists (SLPs)
Eligibility
N/A
Application Process
Service Access: , Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.
Referral Process: N/A


Waiting Period: N/A,
Telephone
780-735-4111 (Switchboard)
Web Site
https://www.ahs.ca/rah
Languages
Interpreters / Translators 
Fees
Fee: N/A
Fee Reduction: N/A
Membership Fee: N/A
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: Yes - Elevators
Topic(s)
Last Verified On
July 26, 2022
Address
10240 Kingsway NW
Edmonton, AB, T5H 3V9

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


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