Geriatric Consult Team

Alberta Health Services - Calgary Zone


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

The Geriatric Consult Team - complete in-home comprehensive assessment for Home Care home bound 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), pharmacists, physical therapists (PTs), registered nurses (RNs)
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,

An estimated wait time will be provided at the time of appointment booking.


Telephone
403-955-1525
Fax
406-955-1514
Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: N/A
Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Last Verified On
April 18, 2024
Address
1070 McDougall Road NE
Calgary, AB, T2E 7Z2
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM to 04:15 PM
Tue
08:00 AM to 04:15 PM
Wed
08:00 AM to 04:15 PM
Thu
08:00 AM to 04:15 PM
Fri
08:00 AM to 04:15 PM