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Programs & Services


KIDCLOT Thrombosis & Anticoagulation Program, Pediatric

To consult on and provide expert care to children and their families with or at risk of developing unhealthy blood clots.

Provides children, teens, young adults, and their families, to safely and effectively manage their blood thinner (anticoagulant/warfarin) therapy. Families whose children require anticoagulation therapy are managed on the Home INR (international normalized ratio) monitoring program by the Nurse Practitioner for the program. Home monitoring is proven to provide better warfarin control.

  • on-line information and resources for children and their families requiring blood thinners or those with a difference in their clotting system.
  • self management support for warfarin therapy.
  • on-line coaching and support - secure patient-specific access which allows for individuals who are on warfarin therapy and performing home INR monitoring to enter their INRs, warfarin dose adjustments and questions for review by the KIDCLOT team.

Contact Details

Stollery Children's Hospital

Address
8440 112 Street
Edmonton, Alberta
T6G 2B7
Telephone
780-248-5640
Fax
1-888-790-1507
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
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Tuesday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Wednesday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Thursday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Friday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Note

Thursday: 1:00-3:30 (Clinic)

Access
Service Providers May Include
pediatric medical specialists, pediatric nurse practitioners
Eligibility

Children from birth up to their 18th birthday.

Service Access

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


Wait Times

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

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Also Known As
Other
Kids Informed Decrease Complications, Learning on Thrombosis, Thrombosis Clinic