Feeding and swallowing services may include; bedside swallowing screenings at the hospital or mealtime observations to assess feeding and swallowing. Anyone can refer feeding and swallowing concerns when they see the following when eating / drinking:
City provided special transit
A delay or disorder in the area of communication for individual services.
Open eligibility for training, inservicing or universal services.
Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.
Anyone can refer (community member or family member) for outpatient programs and swallowing concerns including bedside swallowing screenings at the hospital or mealtime observations in the office or home to assess feeding and swallowing.