What we’re getting

New facility may not have everything everyone wanted, but there's a lot there

Depiction of what the new health centre will look like

Project underway will include:

1. Urgent care — open 7:30 a.m.-10:30 p.m., 7 days a week immediate assessment and treatment for medical conditions that require same-day treatment and stabilization for transfer to hospital.

2. Primary health care — up to ten health care providers, supported by an interdisciplinary team targeted at prevention, health promotion and chronic disease management.

3. Ambulatory care  — an extension of primary care including home and community care, mental health and addiction services and health promotion.

4. Diagnostic and treatment  — clinics visiting specialists, modern diagnostic radiology and on-site labs.

5. Electronic record keeping and other existing direct VIHA services from across District 69.

— no inpatient services.

 

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