|Record #: NIA5770
||Last Modified: 12 Jun 2013
||Last Full Update: 28 May 2012
|Public Bulletin||Beginning on March 24, 6 am, pregnant women planning to give birth at the Niagara Health System will have their babies at the new St Catharines site at 1200 Fourth Ave. |
Sunday March 24th: At 6 am patient transfer from St Catharines General to new hospital begins. ER will stop accepting new patients at 6 am. Patients will be directed to the new facility at 1200 Fourth Ave or taken there by ambulance as necessary. Patients currently admitted to the St Catharines General Hospital Queenston site will be transferred over to the 1200 Fourth Ave location throughout Sunday March 24th.
On Saturday March 23rd the Urgent Care Centre in St Catharines at the Ontario St site will close at 10 pm. It will open at the new 1200 Fourth Ave site Sunday March 24th.
|Description & Services|
|Areas Served||Niagara Region|
|Description||The Niagara Health System provides hospital-based services at seven sites serving a catchment area of more than 430,000 people throughout Niagara. |
Locations are: Douglas Memorial Site in Fort Erie; Greater Niagara General Site in Niagara Falls; Niagara-on-the-Lake Site; Port Colborne Site; St Catharines General Site; St Catharines' Ontario Street Site; and Welland Site.
The NHS has almost 900 Acute care, Complex care, Mental Health, Long-Term care and Addiction Recovery beds, and a wide range of outpatient clinics and programs. The NHS has 4,150 employees, approximately 600 physicians, and over 1,100 volunteers.
|Hours||Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm|
|Fees||None ; None|
|Address & Map|
|Located In Community||St Catharines|
|Intersection||Ontario St, south of Welland Ave|
|Primary Contact||Lynne Pollard, Executive Assistant; Phone: 905-378-4647 ext 43110; Email: email@example.com|
|Alternate Contact||Karen Wilson, Executive Assistant; Phone: 905-378-4647 ext 32112; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Primary Executive||Dr Sue Matthews, Interim President/Chief Executive Officer|
|Alternate Executive||Brady Wood, Chief Communications Officer; Phone: 905-378-4647 ext 43111; Email: Brady.Wood@niagarahealth.on.ca|
|Service Level||(50) Non Profit|
|Established||8 Mar 2000|
|Funding||Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care|
|Subjects||Community health centres ; Health ; Health services ; Hospitals ; Speakers bureaus|
|Broader Terms||Health ; Health clinics ; Health service facilities|