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Programs & Services


Pediatric Tracheostomy and Home Invasive Ventilation Program

This program supports children requiring tracheostomy with / without home invasive ventilation in Northern Alberta.

The Stollery's Pediatric Tracheostomy and Home Invasive Ventilation Program offers respiratory and airway assessment and management of children with a tracheostomy in place and with / without need for home invasive ventilation. Our clinic are multi / inter-disciplinary and work with community-based partners to provide integrated services to children and families including but not limted to:

  • Airway assesment
  • Respiratory assesment
  • Access to the Stollery's Pediatric Sleep Laboratory for  polysomnography studies
  • Equipment assessment
  • Education
  • Home nutrition services
  • Social services
  • Speech language pathology services

Contact Details

Stollery Children's Hospital

Location Info
4D4.21 WMC
Address
8440 112 Street
Edmonton, Alberta
T6G 2B7
Telephone
780-940-1376
Email
Stephanie.Wilkes@albertahealthservices.ca
Getting There

Parking and Public transportation available.

 

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Monday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Tuesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Wednesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Thursday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Access
Service Providers May Include
nutritionists, pediatric otolaryngologists, pediatric respiratory physicians, speech language pathologists (SLPs)
Eligibility

Children 0 - 17.5 years old with a tracheostomy in place and with or without home invasive vnetilation initiated by another clinician.

Service Access

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


Wait Times

Patients are triaged on weekly basis. A time frame will be decided at the time of triage according to our triage criteria and communicated to the referring physician within 2 weeks from triage.

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services