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Programs & Services


Asthma Education

This clinic offers assessment, diagnostic testing, and education to both hospital inpatients and outpatients.

Services offered include:

  • pulmonary Function or "breathing" tests
  • arterial Blood Gases
  • 6 minute wak tests
  • education about respiratory medications.
  • education about asthma, it's triggers, action plans,etc.
  • education about COPD, coping mechanisms, etc
  • education about other lung diseases.
  • smoking, vaping and cannabis education and reduction/cessation counselling

Contact Details

Grey Nuns Community Hospital

Location Info
Room 2201 Respiratory Department
Address
1100 Youville Drive NW
Edmonton, Alberta
T6L 5X8
Telephone
780-735-7171
Fax
780-735-7343
Getting There

Public transportation available

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Monday
8:00 am - 3:30 pm

Tuesday
8:00 am - 3:30 pm

Wednesday
8:00 am - 3:30 pm

Thursday
8:00 am - 3:30 pm

Friday
8:00 am - 3:30 pm

Access
Service Providers May Include
respiratory therapists (RTs)
Referral Needed

Physician referral required for diagnostic tests.

Patients can self refer for any education without a physician referral.

Service Access

Patients can only self-refer for education. Physician referral needed for diagnostic testing.


Wait Times

Appointments can usually be scheduled within a few days.

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Also Known As
Other
COPD education, Respiratory Health, Respiratory Health Counselling, Shortness of Breath, smoking cessation counselling