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eReferral Advice also available

As an alternative to hematology tele-advice, providers in the Calgary Zone can submit an eReferral Advice Request for hematology 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 Hematology tele-advice

**Please note: For thrombosis-related calls, please use the Specialist Link thrombosis tele-advice service (click back to home page, then hover over Hematology and select Thrombosis). Hematology cannot answer thrombosis-related questions.

Hematology tele-advice is available 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday to Friday (closed weekends and statutory holidays)

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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 - 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday. Specialist Link is closed on Dec. 26, 27 and Jan. 2)

What can I enquire about?

  • **Thrombosis-related calls should be directed to the Specialist Link thrombosis tele-advice service
  • Mild and/or chronic CBC abnormalities, which includes mild increases or decreases to Hg, platelet, WBC or any combination of the three cell lines
  • Advice re hemoglobinopathy results, especially, sickle cell or thalassemia trait
  • Easy bruising/bleeding
  • Interpretation of coagulation studies
  • Interpretation of SPEP or free light chain assays
  • Interpretation of iron studies and hematological malignancies

More details

Please note: This service is for adult patients. Questions about pediatric patients should be directed to the Alberta Children's Hospital, via the switchboard: 403-955-7211.

To request hematology tele-advice by phone, call 403-910-2551 and press 1, 5.

Hematology FAQ and thrombosis tele-advice

Please note that calls related to thrombosis should be directed to the Specialist Link thrombosis tele-advice service

Contact us

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