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Peter S. Akai
SPECIALTIES AND AREAS OF INTERESTS
Infectious Diseases
Social Medicine
Wound Care
Internal Medicine
Sexually Transmitted Infections
SITES PROCEDURES PERFORMED AT
LANGUAGES SPOKEN
English

NOTES
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This service is already linked to the profile of Dr.
Wound Clinic
at Misericordia Community Hospital
Connect Care Specialty: Wound Care
Connect Care Department: EDM MCH WOUND CARE

1SW-135 16940 87 Avenue Edmonton Alberta, T5R 4H5
Phone: 780-735-2689 Fax: 780-735-2930
Covenant Health
Estimated Routine Appt Wait Time: Within 3 months

Accepting referrals at this service

SERVICE DESCRIPTION
Provides patients with assessment, treatment and management of complex chronic wounds.
Complex wounds include chronic diabetic wounds, lowerleg wounds and pressure injuries.
EMERGENCY REFERRAL PROCESS
Please refer patient to the nearest Emergency Department or Urgent Care facility.
Please refer patient to the nearest Emergency Department or Urgent Care facility.
URGENT REFERRAL PROCESS
Please contact Dr Akai.
Please contact Dr Akai.
ROUTINE REFERRAL PROCESS
A Professional Referral is required for this service.
A Professional Referral is required for this service.
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS


REFERRAL FAX
780-735-2930
PHONE
780-735-2689
REFERRAL GUIDELINES
Routine Reason for Referral
Access Targets convey the clinically appropriate timeframe patients should be seen within, by reason for referral and priority level.
Access Target
Required Information/Investigations
Timing
Additional Details
Wound care assessment
Medication List (dose, frequency, route)
Within 1 month

Past medical history
Within 1 month

History of Medical Interventions of Wound
Within 3 months

Wound care management
Medication List (dose, frequency, route)
Within 1 month

Past medical history
Within 1 month

History of Medical Interventions of Wound
Within 3 months

Wound treatment education
Medication List (dose, frequency, route)
Within 1 month

Past medical history
Within 1 month

Treatment History
Within 3 months
ADDITIONAL SERVICE DETAILS

COMMUNICATION PROCESS
Communication of referral receipt to referral
source will occur within 7 calendar days.
 
Communication of appointment details or wait list status to patient and referral
source will occur within 14 calendar days.
 
Communication of initial appointment outcomes to referral
source will occur within 30 calendar days.
 
MISSED APPOINTMENT GUIDELINES
If a patient does not show up for the initial appointment without a valid reason, the consult will be closed.  The referring provider will be notified and a new referral will be required.  Patients who do not show up for follow-up appointments 3 times will be discharged from the clinic.  A note will be sent to referring provider to inform of discharge and a new referral will be required.
If a patient does not show up for the initial appointment without a valid reason, the consult will be closed.  The referring provider will be notified and a new referral will be required.  Patients who do not show up for follow-up appointments 3 times will be discharged from the clinic.  A note will be sent to referring provider to inform of discharge and a new referral will be required.
DIRECTIONS
Misericordia Community Hospital is located in NW Edmonton off of 87 Ave NW. It is located close to West Edmonton Mall.  It is located between 170 St NW and 165 Street NW. Public transportation is available on 87 Ave.
Misericordia Community Hospital is located in NW Edmonton off of 87 Ave NW. It is located close to West Edmonton Mall.  It is located between 170 St NW and 165 Street NW. Public transportation is available on 87 Ave.
PARKING INSTRUCTIONS
Public parking is available, including accessible parking stalls, at the front of the hospital 24/7.
Public parking is available, including accessible parking stalls, at the front of the hospital 24/7.
ADDRESS
1SW-135
16940 87 Avenue
Edmonton Alberta
T5R 4H5
HOURS OF OPERATION
Monday: 8:30 am - 4:45 pm
Tuesday:
Wednesday: 8:30 am - 4:45 pm
Thursday: 8:30 am - 4:45 pm
Friday:
   
WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBILITY
Yes

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