Location: Sheldon M. Chumir Health Centre
A Division of Integrated Home Care, this clinic provides wound care management for acute and complex chronic wounds.Services are provided for the following:
diabetes (diabetic) - acute wound management with follow-up
care planning with consultation for chronic complex diabetic wounds
gait and footwear for clients who experience a wound as a result of neuropathy and walking
gait assessment for clients with associated plantar foot wounds
biomechanical assessment to determine pressure sources for wound
referral with assessment for custom made footwear according to Alberta Aids to Daily Living (AADL) guidelines for those clients with associated wounds
wound care and prevention
multi-disciplinary team - assess, manages and treats acute and complex chronic wounds
assume care for client with acute and/or complex chronic wounds in partnership with physicians and surgeons or on a consultative basis
Adjunctive Therapies such as Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT), Ultrasound and E-Stim for the alternative means of treating wounds
Services are provided for the following:
Sheldon M. Chumir Health Centre
Monday8:00 am - 4:15 pm
Tuesday8:00 am - 4:15 pm
Wednesday8:00 am - 4:15 pm
Thursday8:00 am - 4:15 pm
Friday8:00 am - 4:15 pm
Saturday8:00 am - 4:15 pm
Sunday8:00 am - 4:15 pm
Clients receiving Home Care services in the Calgary zone with complex chronic wounds.
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.
Clients have to pay for dressing supplies. If client eligible for the shoe program or compression hosiery through AADL, the client cost share is 25% of the total amount.