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Programs & Services

Northern Neonatal Follow-Up Clinic

Provides neurodevelopmental assessment for high risk children from intensive care units across Northern Alberta. Health care professionals monitor the neurodevelopmental progress of newborns at risk and provide early intervention.

Provides care to babies from a neonatal intensive care unit, which includes;

  • early diagnosis and management of developmental problems that can cause disabilities
  • referrals to community services if needed
  • a first appointment (normally at 6 months-adjusted age)
  • other appointments as needed
  • follow-up until your child is 18 months to 3 ½ years. If your child needs further neurodevelopmental follow-up, he or she may be referred to the Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital or a community program.

Contact Details

Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital

10230 111 Avenue NW
Edmonton, Alberta
T5G 0B7

Designated surface and underground parking stalls

Getting There
  • Disabled and public parking are available on designated surface lots and in the underground parkade.
  • Public transportation available with bus stops along 111 Avenue in front of the Main Entrance of the GRH.
  • Pay-by-Plate parking is available. 

Parking map

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

8:00 am - 4:15 pm

8:00 am - 4:15 pm

8:00 am - 4:15 pm

8:00 am - 4:15 pm

8:00 am - 4:15 pm


Clinics run on Mondays, Thursday, and Fridays. Your appointment start time will be sometime between 9:00 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.

Service Providers May Include
audiologists, dietitians, doctors, occupational therapists (OTs), nurse practitioners (NPs), physical therapists (PTs), psychologists, registered nurses (RNs), social workers, speech therapists (speech-language pathologists)

Infants from the NICU and meeting any of the following criteria: 1) Gestational age <29 weeks and/or birth weight <1000 grams 2) Moderate or severe hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy and/or requiring therapeutic hypothermia 3) Acquired brain imaging abnormality diagnosed in the neonatal period (<28 days of age/<44 weeks post-menstrual age) 4) Neonatal meningitis/encephalitis (<28 days/<44 weeks postmenstrual age at diagnosis) 5) Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia 6) Exposure to maternal syphilis in pregnancy as per discussion with neonatologist/pediatric infectious disease 7) infants admitted to NICU born to mothers with confirmed or suspected SARS-CoV-2 infection (COVID-19) at any time during pregnancy OR with confirmed or suspected neonatal SARS-CoV-2 infection (COVID-19) 8) Referrals from the Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Physicians, pediatricians and other neonatal follow-up programs/clinics – per case discussion.

Service Access

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

Wait Times

An estimated wait time will be provided at the time of referral acceptance.

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services