Alberta Netcare eReferral was developed by clinicians, for clinicians.

eReferral leverages existing information from Alberta Netcare (such as demographics, labs, and diagnostic imaging) into a referral form that can be saved as a draft, checked for completeness and tracked in real time as it is submitted, received, triaged and scheduled for an appointment.   


On Dec. 6, 2018, three new specialties were added to Alberta Netcare eReferral to accept Consult Requests (i.e. requests for in-person appointments with specialists).

eReferral Consult Request is available for the following specialties:

  • Gastroenterology (Fit + Non SCOPE) – Edmonton Zone
  • *General Surgery (Breast Health) - Calgary Zone
  • *Nephrology – Northern Alberta Renal Program (accepting referrals from the North, Edmonton & Central Zones) 
  • Oncology – Breast Cancer - All Zones
  • Oncology – Lung Cancer - All Zones
  • Orthopaedic Surgery (Hip & Knee Joint Replacement) - All Zones
  • *Pulmonary Medicine – Calgary Zone
  • Urology – Edmonton Zone. Note: Adult services only

*New specialties added to eReferral Consult Request on Dec. 6, 2018.


eReferral advice requests were enabled in October 2016 for Nephrology, September 2017 for Urology (Northern Alberta Urology Centre), December 2017 for Endocrinology, Gastroenterology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pulmonary Medicine and Spinal Neurosurgery and in February 2018 for AMH - Addiction Medicine - Opiate Agonist Therapy and General Internal Medicine.


A variety of learning resources have been developed to support clinicians as they learn to use eReferral. Visit our Resources page for additional information.



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