Location: Peter Lougheed Centre
The purpose of the Complex Chronic Disease Management Clinic (CCDMC)is to provide intensive management of complex medical patients to effectively decrease exacerbations and hospital presentations.Services provided may include:
provide family physicians and specialists with patient's plan of care within 2-3 business days of the patient's visit
serve as a single point of contact for both patients and family physicians to assist in navigating the health care system
facilitate communication between all care providers
the clinic aims to minimize poly-pharmacy and invasive investigation/intervention, while at the same time maximize care coordination and patient self-management
CCDMC does not replace the care of a family physician. The clinic will adjust medications and assist in the management of the patient's medical issues unless specifically requested not to by the family doctor or a specialist
patients will be discharged from the CCDMC when they are comfortable going 3 months without a clinic visit
Services provided may include:
Peter Lougheed Centre
Monday7:30 am - 3:30 pm
Tuesday7:30 am - 3:30 pm
Wednesday7:30 am - 3:30 pm
Thursday7:30 am - 3:30 pm
Friday7:30 am - 3:30 pm
Closed on Statutory holidays.
Two or more chronic disease conditions (i.e. COPD, dyslipidemia, CHF, HTN, Diabetes or others). Excluding patients with chronic pain. Excluding dialysis patients who have had least one emergency / inpatient visit in the past 12 months.
Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.
An estimated wait time will be provided at the time of appointment booking.