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Programs & Services

Pre-admission Clinic

Provides services to get clients ready for surgery.

Services provided may include:

  • assessing clients who have medical conditions which may affect their surgery done by a nurse,over the phone or at the clinic
  • may have an assessment by Internal Medicine Physician and or anesthesiologists at the clinic
  • teaching clients about their surgery
  • helping clients be as healthy as possible before their surgery

Contact Details

High River General Hospital

560 9 Avenue SW
High River, Alberta
T1V 1B3

This facility is wheelchair accessible and has an elevator on site.

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

8:45 am - 4:00 pm

8:45 am - 4:00 pm

Service Providers May Include
anesthesiologists, general internal medicine specialists, licensed practical nurses (LPNs), registered nurses (RNs)
Service Access

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

Note: The Foothills Medical Centre and the Peter Lougheed Centre do not work on a referral basis. They deal with patients undergoing surgery and currently work from orders / assessments completed on surgical charts.

Wait Times

4 to 6 weeks for elective surgeries. Clients having urgent surgery are seen sooner.

An estimated wait time will be provided at the time of appointment booking.

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Service Locations
Also Known As
Pre-operative Assessment Clinic