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Quick Facts

Queensway Carleton Hospital, West Ottawa’s only full-service community hospital, offers a diversity of medical and surgical programs and services. Employing over 1,900 health care professionals, the 264-bed Queensway Carleton Hospital is the secondary referral centre for the Ottawa Valley.

Hospital staff focus on maintaining and enhancing their cornerstone programs – Emergency, Childbirth, Geriatrics, Mental Health, Rehabilitation, Medical and Surgical Services and Critical Care Services. Queensway Carleton Hospital’s healthcare team provides expert care that puts our patients and families first. An environment of lifelong learning – delivering a new standard of care for our community, supports committed staff.

QCH serves a population of more than 400,000 and has one of the fasting growing catchment areas in Canada. A 17-member Board of Directors governs the Hospital.

Current capacity – 264 beds

Staff – 1,955
Nursing - 798

Volunteers – 556

Total hours volunteered – 44,398

Medical staff – 293 physicians and 10 midwives in the following departments:
Anaesthesiology

Critical Care
Diagnostic Imaging
Emergency
Family Medicine
Geriatrics
Laboratory Medicine
Medicine
Rehabilitation Medicine
Obstetrics/Gynaecology
Orthopaedics
Paediatrics
Psychiatry
Surgery
 

Operating revenue for 2015/2016 = $200,640,000

Ministry of Health & Long Term Care Allocation – $154,209,000 (77%)
Patient revenues – $22,961,000 (11%)
Other revenues – $23,470,000 (12%)

 

Operating expenses for 2015/2016 = $199,236,000

Compensation – $138,5766000 (70%)
Supplies & other expenses – $44,822,000 (22%)
Depreciation – $15,648,000 (8%)


Patient care volumes for 2015/2016:

Emergency visits – 77,974
Day stay surgeries – 19,315
Surgical inpatients – 4,972
Medical inpatients – 4,643
Mental Health inpatients – 675
Rehabilitation outpatient visits - 93,087
Rehabilitation inpatients - 678

Births – 2,397
Clinic & day program visits – 85,380
Diagnostic Imaging tests – 142,918
Cardiopulmonary procedures – 262,376