General Medicine and Internal Medicine

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Unit 4C/4CIC:
506-862-4188

Unit 3C:
506-862-2999

Surgical Intensive Care:
506-862-4147

Coronary Intensive Care:
506-862-4139

The General Medicine Department provides multidisciplinary care to patients with complex medical problems. It takes in the following disciplines:

  • General medicine;
  • General internal medicine;
  • Respiratory medicine;
  • Gastroenterology;
  • Hematology;
  • Rheumatology;
  • Neurology;
  • Endocrinology;
  • Cardiology;
  • Microbiology.

Unit 4C/4CIC

The unit has 17 general medicine beds and 12 step-down beds with monitoring. The unit houses general medicine and internal medicine patients with various medical problems.

Visiting

Unit 4C

  • Visiting hours are from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • A maximum of two visitors at a time are allowed.
  • Children 12 years and younger need special authorization from the care team.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Unit 4CIC

  • Visiting hours are 10 minutes per hour. 
  • Only family members and loved ones can visit patients.

Unit 3C

The unit has 15 internal medicine beds for adult patients suffering from complex medical problems. Services offered include diagnosis and treatment. The team includes:

  • Nursing staff;
  • Physicians;
  • Dietitians;
  • Physiotherapists;
  • Occupational therapists;
  • Respiratory therapists;
  • Pharmacists;
  • Social workers.

The unit is also a medical teaching unit, hosting medical students during their internal medicine rotation. 

Visiting

  • Visiting hours are from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • A maximum of two visitors at a time are allowed.
  • Children 12 years and younger need special authorization from the care team.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Medical, surgical and coronary intensive care

The Medical Intensive Care Unit has eight beds and the Coronary Intensive Care Unit has six. The ICU units care for patients whose health problems are severe enough to endanger their lives. The intensive care team includes:

  • Specialist physicians;
  • Nursing staff;
  • Physiotherapists;
  • Occupational therapists;
  • Respiratory therapists;
  • Social workers;
  • Dietitians;
  • Pharmacists;
  • Spiritual care staff.

Visiting 

  • Visiting hours are 10 minutes per hour. 
  • Only family members and loved ones can visit patients.