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Programs & Services


Rapid Access Neurology Clinic

Provides assessment, treatment, and education for children with stable new onset neurological issues meeting criteria as acute.

This clinic sees patients:

Referred from ER, Outpatient, or PCP

Pt must be afebrile, normal level of consciousness, stable, and safe to be seen as an outpatient, as deemed by referring physician.

Refrral must be for an acute presentation (defined by <4 wks. in duration in a prev. well child). General diagnoses can include, but are not limited to:

  • Headache: </=5 years, acute change in quality/frequency, acute confusional migraine, hemiplegic migraine, idiopathic intracranial hypertension.
  • First seizure (afebrile)
  • Acute visual disturbance
  • Acute onset dizziness and vertigo
  • Acute changes in sensation
  • Acute weakness
  • Post-concussion (<12 wks.)
  • Asymptomatic idiopathic intracranial hypertension after neuroimaging and CNS lesion has been ruled out
  • Child is <12 months of age with acute neurological complaint

Contact Details

Stollery Children's Hospital

Address
8440 112 Street
Edmonton, Alberta
T6G 2B7
Telephone
780-248-5555 (Central Booking)
Fax
1-888-353-1163
Getting There

Parking and Public transportation available.

  • Parking rates apply 24 hours per day, and are in effect for all public parkers, including those with provincially issued placards for persons with disabilities.
  • Public parking is GST exempt.
  • Pay by Plate machines accept Canadian coins or credit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express).
  • Maximum 28 Canadian coins per transaction, no pennies. Machines provide no change.
  • Pay on Foot machines accept Canadian coins and bills, or credit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express). These machines will provide change.
  • Parking Office accepts payment by cash, credit card, debit or cheque
  • Bus stops at 112 and 114 St.
  • LRT Health Sciences station is located west across 114 St.
Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Monday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Tuesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Wednesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Thursday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Access
Service Providers May Include
doctors, nurse practitioners (NPs), registered nurses (RN's0
Eligibility

Children from 0-17 years of age

  • Headache: </=5 years, acute change in quality/frequency, acute confusional migraine, hemiplegic migraine, idiopathic intracranial hypertension.
  • First seizure (afebrile)
  • Acute visual disturbance
  • Acute onset dizziness and vertigo
  • Acute changes in sensation
  • Acute weakness
  • Post-concussion (<12 wks.)
  • Asymptomatic idiopathic intracranial hypertension after neuroimaging and CNS lesion has been ruled out
  • Child is <12 months of age with acute neurological complaint
Service Access

Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.

Access to the clinic is via referal from ER, Outpatient, or PCP .


Wait Times

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

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Also Known As
Acronym
RAN
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Pediatric Emergency Seizure Clinic