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Programs & Services


CHOICE

Provides services for older adults who have complex health issues and want to remain living in their own homes. The goal of the program is to keep clients healthy, at home, and out of the hospital system.

Provides services for older adults who have many health issues and are living in their own homes. Services may include: 

  • access to a day centre
  • checking and treating health issues by CHOICE physician
  • filling prescriptions for medicines by CHOICE pharmacy
  • rehabilitation
  • 24/7 telephone support
  • help with everday activities based on assessed need (services are provided through AHS Home Care Contracted providers) 

This service also offers special programs for people in the later stages of dementia or who have long-term mental health issues.

Clients may have up to 5 assessment visits before joining the program.

Contact Details

CapitalCare Dickinsfield

Location Info
CapitalCare CHOICE Dickinsfield
Address
14225 94 Street NW
Edmonton, Alberta
T5E 6C6
Telephone
780-496-1300 (Community Care Access), 780-371-6642 (Facility)
Fax
780-371-6636
Email
info@capitalcare.net
Hours of Operation
Note
Service hours not available.
Access
Service Providers May Include
activity convener, health care aides, licensed practical nurses (LPNs), occupational therapists (OTs), pharmacists, physicians, physiotherapists (PTs), recreation therapists, registered nurses (RNs), social workers, therapy aides
Eligibility

For adults 60 years and older:

  • with complex, long-term health issues who live in their own homes
  • willing to change their family doctor and pharmacist to CHOICE healthcare providers
  • can attend the day centre regularly using transportation provided

Under 60 years:

  • functionally frail, physically disabled, cognitively impaired, or who have challenging behaviours

Call for more information on eligibility.

Wait Times

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

Fees

There is a program fee for non-health-related services; medicine costs are billed through Alberta Blue Cross or other plans; and clients cover co-pay amounts for medications.

Call for more information.


Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Service Locations