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Programs & Services

Emergency Services

Emergency departments help you with your emergency health needs anytime day or night. They provide care for patients with major trauma, cardiac events, injuries, and general medical problems.

If you have an emergency, call 911.

Emergency departments:

  • take care of people that are very sick or injured on a priority basis. This means the sickest people are seen first. If you go to an emergency department for care that isn't urgent, you will not likely be seen right away.
  • provide medical care, which includes assessment and treatment
  • stabilize people and get them ready to transport to a higher level of care facility (if needed)
  • provide follow-up care including referrals to a family doctor or specialist (if needed)

Emergency Department wait times are now available for Calgary, Edmonton, Lethbridge, Medicine Hat and Red Deer.

Get the right care when you need it, to learn more visit Know Your Options

This service may be impacted by the COVID pandemic. View the Hours of Operations to see if the location has been impacted. Visit for up-to-date information.

Contact Details

Fairview Community Health

10628 110 Street
Fairview, Alberta
T0H 1L0
Hours of Operation
24 hour service

Outpatient services — for patients seeking medical care for non-urgent issues, or minor ailments — will be available at the Fairview Health Complex between 9 AM. and 1 PM., seven days a week. Patients must register at the emergency department and will be assessed and triaged by nursing staff prior to being seen by a physician.


Service Providers May Include
doctors, licensed practical nurses (LPNs), registered nurses (RNs), respiratory therapists (RTs)
Wait Times

We can’t predict how long you will need to wait in the emergency department. Patients are assessed (triaged) using a standard scoring system called the Canadian Triage and Acuity Scale (CTAS) to see how urgent their health needs are.

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Service Locations
Also Known As
Emergency Department, Emergency Room