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Programs & Services


Respite Care

This service offers family or caregivers short-term relief.

This service gives caregivers a short period of rest or relief from their responsibilities. The service is provided in a respite bed in the Continuing Care area of the facility.

Contact Details

Northern Lights Regional Health Centre

Location Info
4th Floor - Fort McMurray Continuing Care Centre
Address
7 Hospital Street
Fort McMurray, Alberta
T9H 1P2
Telephone
780-791-6161
Getting There

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Hours of Operation
Note

Access is organized through North Zone Placement Coordinator

Access
Service Providers May Include
health care aides, licensed practical nurses (LPNs), recreation programs, registered nurses (RNs)
Eligibility

Bed availability - meet standard requirements

Referral Needed

Referral is by the discharge planning social worker.

Service Access

The respite bed can be booked through the Regional Placement Committee / Homecare Placement office.


Wait Times

Based on space availability

Fees

A standard fee applies

Seniors may submit receipts to Alberta Seniors Benefits.


Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Service Locations