Services & Programs

Community Nursing Station

The Community Nursing Station in parnership with Hope Mission provides unique and varied nursing services for men in the inner city at Herb Jamieson Center.

Please note that CNS is not wheelchair accessible.

CNS provides crisis intervention, including primary health care, emergency treatment and referrals, arrangement of transportation, emergency non-active hospital accommodation, prescription emergencies, and personal care case management.


Walk-in Clinic

The walk-in clinic at CNS provides physical and mental health assessments, referrals, and nursing care and treatments. One-on-one counseling is available, as well as health promotion and prevention and personal hygiene assistance. Dietary and medication monitoring can be arranged, and the nursing staff can assist with housing referrals and applications, home care, and long-term placement workups.


In-patient Care

CNS offers in-patient care in the form of a sick bay and hard-to-house units. In this capacity, pre- and post-op care is given, as well as short-term palliative care (under individual special circumstances and with the help of the Homecare Palliative Care team). The admission criteria for in-patient care is as follows:

  • Ambulatory
  • Continent
  • Able to feed self
  • Not requiring constant observation
  • Non-violent

Prescriptions

When needed, financial assistance for prescriptions can be arranged for qualifying residents. The nursing staff will assist with processing, adminsitration, and monitoring of prescriptions as necessary or requested.



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Contact Information

Community Nursing Station
Herb Jamieson Centre
10014 - 105A Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta T5H 0M6
phone: (780) 423-3434
fax: (780) 423-3436

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