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Programs & Services


Long COVID Follow Up Clinic

The clinic addresses Covid symptoms in patients where their symptoms last longer then 3 months post diagnosis.

This service provides information and connections to patients in South Calgary areas and the South Zone of Alberta.
NOTE: If you have completed a Post COVID Functional Scale and Symptom Checklist (PCFS), please include with referral.

Contact Details

Peter Lougheed Centre

Address
3500 26 Avenue NE
Calgary, Alberta
T1Y 6J4
Telephone
403-943-5788
Fax
403-592-3130
Accessibility

On major bus route.


Lifts

Getting There

Parking available

Parking map

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
internal medicine specialists, nurse practitioners (NPs), occupational therapists (OTs), physiotherapists (PTs), registered nurses (RNs), respiratory therapists (RTs), respirologists, social workers
Eligibility

Patients with persisting or worsening symptoms since discharge or completion of therapy.

Referral Needed

Patients MUST:

  • have a documented prior COVID infection or be deemed by two independent physicians / NPs to have had acute COVID-19 infection in the absence of any other obvious diagnosis
  • be at least 12 weeks post COVID diagnosis
  • must be 18 years or older

Plus a minimum of ONE of the following:

  • emergence of new symptoms such as autonomic, respiratory, cardiac, endocrine, neurological, etc. for >12 weeks not attributed to another chronic condition
  • persistent functional challenges including brain fog, fatigue, mobility concerns, mood / anxiety for >12 weeks; Post COVID Functional Scale (PCFS) score of 3 or 4
  • complex multi-system concerns impacting social safety net, ability to self-manage, or lack of financial resources since COVID diagnosis
  • required hospitalization, multiple subsequent visits to the ED / hospital, or family physician due to ongoing symptoms of COVID
Service Access

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

Referral from a general practitioner (GP) or nurse practitioner is needed to access the clinic.

Referrals will be accepted from the Central Zone (Red Deer and south ONLY), Calgary Zone and South Zone.


Wait Times

3 months post covid-19 diagnosis.

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Service Locations
Also Known As
Acronym
IPOP
Previous
Covid Clinic
Preferred
Long COVID Inter-Professional Program (IPOP)
Other
RGH post covid, Rockyview General hospital Covid