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Specialist Link offers a provider-only tele-advice line, clinical care pathways and other resources that support Calgary-area family physicians and nurse practitioners to care for their patients
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Requesting tele-advice is simple: move your mouse over the specialties below and click to submit a request. You can also call 403.910.2551 or 1.844.962.5465 (phone tree shortcuts).
Services are available Monday to Friday (except holidays), 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (breastfeeding, chronic pain, child & adolescent and geriatric psychiatry, maternal fetal medicine, refugee health and respirology until 4 p.m.). Calls are returned within one hour.
Enhanced primary care clinical and access pathways are available to support Calgary-area family doctors and nurse practitioners with patient care plans.
Click on the appropriate specialty below to reveal related pathways. Note: Pathways are based on evidence-based best practice but do not override the responsibility of providers to make decisions based on their clinical judgment.
Family physicians in the Calgary area can choose from several options when seeking support or advice to help manage patient care.
Click the blue button below for easy access to some of the most commonly-used services available locally, from RAAPID, to Community Paramedics, Home Care, eReferral Advice Requests and regular referrals.