Referral Process Geriatric Day Hospital & Falls Clinic

Patients must be referred by a health professional to be seen in the Geriatric Day Hospital and Falls Clinic. (Family Physician must be aware of and in agreement with the referral.) Referral forms can be obtained for both the Geriatric Day Hospital and Falls Clinic by contacting the Geriatric Day Hospital, or by clicking on the electronic version listed under Related Information on the right.

Geriatric Day Hospital

Those 65 and over that require a team assessment requiring the services of at least two Geriatric Day Hospital disciplines.

Falls Clinic

Those 65 and over that require a team assessment where mobility, balance and/or falls is the main concern.

Mail referral to:
Geriatric Day Hospital and Falls Clinic
1st Floor Veterans' Memorial Building
QEII Health Sciences Centre
5955 Veterans Memorial Lane
Halifax, Nova Scotia
B3H 2E1

or

Faxed referral to:
902-473-7336