Cape Breton Regional Hospital

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Cape Breton Regional Hospital
Cape Breton District Health Authority
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Cape Breton Regional Hospital
Cape Breton Regional Hospital is located in Nova Scotia
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
Location in Nova Scotia
Geography
Location 1482 George Street, Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
Coordinates 46°06′36″N 60°10′34″W / 46.11°N 60.17612°W / 46.11; -60.17612Coordinates: 46°06′36″N 60°10′34″W / 46.11°N 60.17612°W / 46.11; -60.17612
Organization
Care system Public Medicare (Canada)
Hospital type Teaching
Affiliated university Dalhousie University Faculty of Medicine
Services
Emergency department Level III trauma centre
Helipad TC LID: CSY9
Beds 250 (?)
History
Founded 1995
Links
Website Cape Breton Regional Hospital
Lists Hospitals in Canada

Cape Breton Regional Hospital is a Canadian hospital in Sydney, Nova Scotia.

Operated by the Cape Breton District Health Authority, the Cape Breton Regional Hospital opened in 1995, replacing the Sydney City Hospital (opened in 1916) and St. Rita's Hospital (opened in 1920).

Cape Breton Regional Hospital operates as a tertiary care referral hospital for residents of Cape Breton Island.

Cape Breton Regional Hospital is also a teaching hospital for the Faculty of Medicine at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Services[edit]

  • Emergency
  • Ambulatory Care
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Ultrasound
  • Mammography
  • Angiography
  • Medical Social Work
  • CT Scan
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Endocrinology
  • Mi'kmaq Interpreter/Liaison
  • Acute Care Services
  • Diabetic Education
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Non Invasive Vascular Laboratory
  • Pastoral Care
  • Anatomical and Histology
  • Cardiac Diagnostic Testing
  • ECHO
  • EEG
  • EMG
  • Intensive Care Unit
  • Coronary Care Unit
  • Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
  • Renal Dialysis Unit
  • General & Specialty Surgery
  • Obstetrics (low & high risk)
  • Mental Health Program and Clinics
  • Medical and Radiation Oncology
  • Palliative Care Services
  • Speech Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physiotherapy
  • Respiratory Therapy

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