Albertans want to grow old andlive in their homes for as long aspossible. That shared desire isthe cornerstone of Alberta HealthServices’ approach to healthcare forpeople of all ages.
When older adults need a littleextra care, AHS can help. Anassessment can identify people’s
Assessing your needs and
entry points to service
unmet healthcare needs and ensurethey’re safe.
A case manager, who may be aregistered nurse, physical therapist,occupational therapist or socialworker, leads the assessment andcollects information about yourphysical, mental and social health.
They then share that information andyour options for where to receivecare with you, and if you wish, yourfamily.
To book an assessment, or for moreinformation, contact your local homecare program, talk to your doctor orcall Health Link at 811.