Killam offers a large array of health services, serving a large surrounding area.
Killam Health Care Centre (Hospital)
The Killam Health Care Centre operates as a Voluntary Affiliate of East Central Health Region #5. This large complex houses 44 continuing care beds, 1 respite care beds, 5 acute care beds, 1 palliative care unit and 6 alternative level of care beds. It's services include: 24-hour emergency, 24-hour diagnostic, pastoral care, and a 2-day per week Adult Day Support Service. The facility also offers a handi-van service, physiotherapy, and recreational therapy. There is currently three full-time physicians utilizing this hospital, with 4 reaching its physician resource mandate.
For more information, contact Geri Clark, Chief Executive Officer
Professional Health Services
Killam Medical Practice - operates from the northwest portion of the Killam Health Care Centre. Family physician, Dr. Tim Hanton, operates both walk-in and appointment clinics.
Sunrise Medical Clinic - operated by family physician Dr. Ogbeide, both walk-in and appointment clinics are offered.The Sunrise Medical Clinic is also located in the Killam Health Care Centre. If an appointment is needed, please call: (780) 385-3296.
Killam Chiropractic Clinic - located at 5009 - 50th Street, is owned and operated by Dr. Shanon Mochid. Mondays (by appointment), Wednesdays & Thursdays (9am-5:30pm) and Fridays (9am-1pm) Tuesdays - Closed. For an appointment, please call (780) 385-3734
Killam Denture Clinic - held Tuesdays from 9am to noon by Denturist Tom Borelii, he is located in the Killam Chiropractic Clinic at 5009 - 50th Street. Please call (780) 385 - 3738 for an appointment.
Ensuring our community is provided with much needed medical professionals, a Physician Retention Committee was formed with representation from all ends of Flagstaff County.
Community Health Services
Killam is covered by a variety of community health services offered by East Central Health Region 7. Some of these services include Home Care Nurses and Support Aides, dental hygenists, speech pathologist, community health nurses, and occupational therapists.
Pandemic Information Link
With the recent arrival of the flu season as well as the H1N1 virus, the link for Alberta Health Services is being added to assist you in updates and immunization clinics being held in your community as well as province wide. Please visit: http://www.albertahealthservices.ca/