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By the Numbers...
At Eastern Health, we believe in
Healthy People, Healthy Communities
. We are the largest integrated health organization in Newfoundland and Labrador serving a regional population of more than 300,000 and offering tertiary or high-level health care services province-wide.
For most up-to-date information, please view Eastern Health's
Annual Performance Reports
We employ just over 13,000 health care and support services professionals. Eastern Health offers the full continuum of
health care services
We provide the full continuum of health and community services, which includes
and hospital care. Health and community-based services are offered through community-based offices, hospitals, nursing homes and medical clinics.
In addition regional responsibilities, Eastern Health is responsible for provincial tertiary (high-level) health services through both its academic healthcare facilities and provincial programs such as
The organization extends from the St. John’s region west to Port Blandford, including all communities on the
Avalon, Burin and Bonavista Peninsulas
There are more than 80 hospitals, health care centres, long-term care facilities and community care sites.
Eastern Health also plays a major role in the training of the next generation of
and in vital health research.
Eastern Health operates 7 acute care facilities (hospitals), 6 community health centres, 12 long-term care facilities, the
Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Centre
L.A. Miller Rehabilitation Centre
The organization operated 2,739 beds for 2012-13: 1,668 long-term care; 904 acute care; 95 critical care; 62 rehabilitative; and 10 palliative care.
Throughout the organization, over
donate their time, talent and funds for the betterment of health care in their communities.
are an integral part of Eastern Health and they contribute thousands of hours each year and raise significant funds for our health care facilities.
The geographic territory covered by Eastern Health is approximately 21, 000 km2.
The boundaries of Eastern Health include 111 incorporated municipalities, 69 local service districts and 66 unincorporated municipal units
is an online site (blog) featuring the stories of our unique people, programs and services. It reflects the province's tradition of storytelling, offering a line of communication from Eastern Health to the public we serve and telling the many inspiring stories to be found along the continuum of health care.
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Updated Nov 22, 2016
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