|Record #: HDC2671||Last Modified: 07 Aug 2015||Last Full Update: 07 Aug 2015|
|Description & Services|
|Cross Reference||Horizon Health Network - Réseau de Santé Horizon ; Upper River Valley Hospital|
|Description of service(s)||Situated west-centrally in New Brunswick, the Upper River Valley area, including the Town of Woodstock and the Town of Hartland, serves a catchment population of 45,000. Many sites in this region are situated along the majestic St. John River valley and all sites are within driving distance of the province's historic capital, Fredericton.
The hospital provides services to the Town of Woodstock, Town of Hartland several villages and other surrounding communities. The community's economy is mainly based on natural resources and farming industries.
The Upper River Valley Hospital is the newest hospital in New Brunswick. It has been designated as the first full service hospital in Canada to be recognized as a leader in energy and environmental design.
In March 2010, the Upper River Valley Hospital increased its dialysis unit's hours of operation to serve 20 patients, up from 10. The area has a diverse population distribution that is 60% rural and 40% urban.
There are over 800 employees, 45 physicians and 115 volunteers who provide service in the Upper River Valley area facilities and services with an operating budget of approximately $67 million.
|Hours||Visiting daily: 12 pm-8:30pm daily;
Emergency 24-hour Service.
|Areas Served||Carleton County|
|Eligibility||Individuals of all ages|
|Languages||English ; French|
|Located In Community||Waterville|
|Address & Map||
11300 Rte 130
Waterville, NB E7P 0A4
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|Intersection||Take Hartland exit 172 off new Trans Canada Hwy, , main entrance is first right off the exit.|
|Service Level||(30) Provincial Government|
|Service Categories||Emergency Room Care ; General Acute Care Hospitals ; Hemodialysis|