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Programs & Services


Crisis Response Team

The Crisis Response Team assist supporting the needs of Addiction and Mental Health patients that present to the Emergency Department through crisis stabilization, mental health assessment, referral and follow up as required.

The Crisis Response Team (CRT) is a multidisciplinary team of Registered Nurses and Mental Health Therapists that work in collaboration with on call Psychiatry in supporting the needs of Addiction and Mental Health patients that present to the Emergency Department through crisis stabilization, mental health assessment, referral and follow up as required.
Patients accessing this service are first seen by the triage team in the Emergency Department, then are referred to CRT if safe and appropriate to do so.

Contact Details

Northern Lights Regional Health Centre

Address
7 Hospital Street
Fort McMurray, Alberta
T9H 1P2
Telephone
780-791-6161 (Switchboard)
Getting There

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Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Monday
7:00 am - 12:00 am

Tuesday
7:00 am - 12:00 am

Wednesday
7:00 am - 12:00 am

Thursday
7:00 am - 12:00 am

Friday
7:00 am - 12:00 am

Saturday
7:00 am - 12:00 am

Sunday
7:00 am - 12:00 am

Access
Service Providers May Include
psychiatrists, registered nurses (RNs), registered psychiatric nurses (RPNs), social workers
Referral Needed

Referrals are received from the Emergency Department or other inpatient units as appropriate.

Emergency Department staff contact CRT directly.

Service Access

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

Patients presenting to the Emergency Department requiring crisis Addiction and Mental Health supports.


Wait Times

Wait times can vary, every best effort is made to be seen as soon as possible.

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Also Known As
Acronym
CRT