Location: East Calgary Health Centre
The Neonatal Transition Team provides community-based follow-up for very low birth weight infants and their families during transition from the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit to home. Eligible clients are referred while inpatient at a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.This community-based specialized service provides:
support for the family following infant discharge from the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit;
information about the infant's health, abilities and special needs;
regular assessments of the infant's health, growth and development;
guidance to enhance infant nutrition;
liaison with the infant's physician and specialists;
referrals to other services and community resources, as required.
This community-based specialized service provides:
East Calgary Health Centre
Public transportation available
Monday8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Thursday8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Friday8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Phone access is available 08:30 am to 4:30 pm Monday to Friday, excluding Statutory holidays.
Eligibility in this program is possible if:
Other infants with ongoing health needs may be eligible.