Associated clinical pathways

Associated clinical pathways:

Access: Geriatric Medicine

eReferral Advice also available

As an alternative to Geriatric Medicine tele-advice, providers in the Calgary Zone can submit an eReferral Advice Request for general Internal Med-Geriatric Medicine health issues, and will receive a response back from a specialist within five calendar days.

To submit an eReferral Advice Request, go online. For a list of other specialties available and more information about eReferral, visit the website.

How to request Geriatric Medicine tele-advice

Hours of Operation
Monday to Friday: 8 a.m - 5 p.m
Saturday to Sunday: Closed

This service is currently open.
Closing in 5 hours

Please enter the Physician's Name and PracID, along with the Patient's PHN and Physician's Direct/Private Phone Number (without dashes or hyphens).

Generated: ... @ 00:00 am

✅ Request has been sent successfully!
Specialist: {specialist}
Practitioner ID: {pracID}

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This tele-advice service is closed.

For more information, please call 403.910.2551 Ext 0, or email [email protected]
(Please note: Calls and emails will be returned during office hours, Monday to Friday)

Information provided exclusively for the use of the intended recipient(s). Unauthorized use is strictly prohibited.

What can I enquire about?

  • Diagnosis of cognitive impairment in older adults
  • Management challenges of dementia
  • Balancing complex chronic disease management
  • Starting plans for deprescribing
  • Falls
  • Frailty

More details

To request this service by phone, call 403-910-2551 and press 5, 9.

The geriatric psychiatry line is not suitable for physicians’ seeking information about resources, or those who have patients that require face-to-face consultation. Those enquires should continue to be direct to Access Mental Health at 403-943-1500 (the rural intake line is available at 1-877-652-4700).

Contact us

If you have a question, comment or technical issue, please call 403.910.2551 Ext 0, or email [email protected].