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Overview

The following is a summary of hospital and health centre roles at a glance - but keep in mind, these changes don't take effect immediatley. They'll take anywhere from six to 24 months to complete.

Acute care hospitals Community hospitals with urgent care Health centres
Health Sciences Centre Seven Oaks General Hospital Misericordia Health Centre

Services

  • 24-7 emergency
  • critical care
  • surgery
  • medicine
  • mental health
  • specialty rehabilitation
  • child health
  • women's health

What is changing?

  • increase in mental health and surgical capacity
  • increase in surgical beds

Services

  • 24-7 urgent care
  • outpatient renal services
  • elective endoscopy expansion
  • complex continuing care
  • elder rehabilitation
  • elder transitional care

What is changing?

  • 24-7 emergency converted to urgent care
  • focus on rehab and care for the elderly

Services

  • eye surgery and treatment
  • long term personal care
  • interim care
  • respite care
  • intravenous therapy clinic
  • sleep disorder centre

What is changing?

  • 24-7 urgent care department repurposed to accommodate intravenous therapy
St. Boniface Hospital Victoria General Hospital Deer Lodge Centre

Services

  • 24-7 emergency care
  • critical care
  • cardiac sciences
  • surgery
  • medicine / family medicine
  • mental health
  • child health
  • women's health
  • palliative care

What is changing?

  • increase in mental health capacity
  • increase in medical beds

Services

  • 24-7 urgent care
  • day surgeries
  • inpatient mental health
  • complex continuing care
  • general rehabilitation
  • dementia care

What is changing?

  • 24-7 emergency converted to urgent care
  • expanded day surgery services
  • increase in mental health beds
  • focus on elder friendly care including complex dementia care

Services

  • geriatric rehabilitation
  • general chronic care
  • long term personal care

What is changing?

  • enhanced capacity for special needs including dementia care
  • added capacity for geriatric rehabilitation
Grace Hospital Community Hospital Riverview Health Centre

Services

  • 24-7 emergency
  • critical care
  • surgery
  • medicine
  • palliative care

What is changing?

  • role as teaching hospital expanded
  • increase in surgical capacity
  • increase in medical and surgical beds
  • increased access to specialist and after hours diagnostic imaging
Concordia Hospital

Services

  • long term personal care
  • dementia care
  • respite services
  • respiratory chronic care centre
  • specialty rehabiliation - acquired brain injury, stroke
  • palliative care

What is changing?

  • strengthened Alzheimer's care
  • additional capacity for long term care beds

Services

  • orthopedic surgery
  • complex and continuing care
  • elder transitional care
  • rehabilitation

What is changing?

  • 24-7 emergency department repurposed
  • rehabilitation services expanded
  • focus on transitional care for the elderly