Programs & Services

Emergency Department

  • 24 hours – 7 days per week
  • On-call or on-site physicians
  • Trained ER nurses with ACLS, ATLS/TNCC and PALS
  • Provide 5 Level triage care to approximately 16, 000 patients per year
  • Six examination rooms
  • One 2-bed Observation Room
  • All patients are assessed and treated according to 5 level CTAS (Canadian triage assessment)
  • Critically ill patients or severe trauma cases are stabilized and transferred to appropriate centers, usually in Hamilton