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Programs & Services


Neonatal Transition Team, Postpartum Community Services

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.

Contact Details

South Calgary Health Centre

Address
31 Sunpark Plaza SE
Calgary, Alberta
T2X 3W5
Telephone
403-813-5736
Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Monday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Tuesday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Wednesday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Thursday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Friday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Note

Phone access is available 08:30 am to 4:30 pm Monday to Friday, excluding Statutory holidays.

Access
Service Providers May Include
dieticians, neonatal clinical nurse specialists, neonatal public health nurses
Eligibility

Eligibility in this program is possible if:

  • the infant's birthweight is less than 1250 gms;
  • the family lives within the City of Calgary.

Other infants with ongoing health needs may be eligible.

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Service Locations