Crisis Response Team

Alberta Health Services - North Zone


Description
The Crisis Response Team assist supporting the needs of Addiction and Mental Health patients that present to the Emergency Department through crisis stabilization, mental health assessment, referral and follow up as required.

The Crisis Response Team (CRT) is a multidisciplinary team of Registered Nurses and Mental Health Therapists that work in collaboration with on call Psychiatry in supporting the needs of Addiction and Mental Health patients that present to the Emergency Department through crisis stabilization, mental health assessment, referral and follow up as required.
Patients accessing this service are first seen by the triage team in the Emergency Department, then are referred to CRT if safe and appropriate to do so.


Key Provider: psychiatrists, registered nurses (RNs), registered psychiatric nurses (RPNs), social workers
Eligibility
No
Application Process
Service Access: See below, Patients presenting to the Emergency Department requiring crisis Addiction and Mental Health supports.
Referral Process: Yes,

Referrals are received from the Emergency Department or other inpatient units as appropriate.

Emergency Department staff contact CRT directly.




Waiting Period: Yes,

Wait times can vary, every best effort is made to be seen as soon as possible.


Telephone
825-412-4405 (General Inquiries Only, Not a Crisis Line)
Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: N/A
Membership Fee: No


Documents Required

Referrals are received from the Emergency Department or other inpatient units as appropriate.

Emergency Department staff contact CRT directly.

Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Elevators, designated disabled parking, and washrooms.
Other disabled access: N/A -
Topic(s)
Last Verified On
November 10, 2023
Address
11205 110 Street
Grande Prairie, AB, T8V 4B1

This facility provides a range of healthcare services including a 24 / 7 emergency department. The Grande Prairie Cancer Centre is located within this facility.


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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Tue
08:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Wed
08:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Thu
08:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Fri
08:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Sat
08:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Sun
08:00 AM to 10:00 PM