Clinical Pharmacology Physician Consult Service

The Clinical Pharmacology Physician Consultation Service in Calgary is available to all Calgary adult hospitals from 8 am-5 pm, Monday to Friday. Consultations are done by physicians in person at the Foothills Medical Centre or over the telephone for other adult hospitals.

The goals of this service include the following:
• Diagnosis and management of medication-related adverse drug events
• Decreasing adverse drug events in and out of hospital
• Decreasing the use of unnecessary medications
• Decreasing in-hospital drug costs through rational use of medications
• Education of physicians, residents, nurses and allied health on safe and rational medication use

You can find more information on this service by viewing our CP physician consultation service FAQ’s. 

Our Clinical Pharmacology Physician group is also part of the Netcare e-referral consultation service and the Calgary Zone Specialist Link.