This clinic accepts referrals for patients with a variety of tropical infectious diseases diagnosis acquired through travel or immigration.
It is not an urgent assessment clinic.
Acute, undifferentiated fever in the returning traveler should not be referred to this clinic directly. Rather, these cases should be referred to urgent care or emergency department for acute management.
Patients must be 18 years or older. Pediatric patients should be referred to the Alberta Children's Hospital.
Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral guidelines and referral forms.
Referrals may be faxed to (403) 210-9149. Please include the following in the referral letter;
Patient demographics and list of co-morbid conditionsPrecise dates and location of most recent travel or immigration -Main symptom(s) of concern