Rosedale Hospice provides end-of-life care for adult cancer patients who are no longer able to be at home or no longer require hospital admission. Admission criteria are:

  • Cancer diagnosiss

  • Active, curative treatment has been discontinued (e.g. chemotherapy, radiation)

  • C1 Goals of Care Designation — focus strictly on comfort, no extraordinary measures like resuscitation

Patient evaluation and referral to the hospice wait lists is through the palliative care teams in hospital or home care programs. Wait lists are managed through Alberta Health Services. 

To see the Alberta Health Services website for information about the referral process, click HERE