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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 – 1,980

Physicians - 292
Nursing - 804

Volunteers – 575

Total hours volunteered – 44,933

Medical staff – 292 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 2016 - 17

Ministry of Health & Long Term Care Allocation – $155,917,000 (75%)
Patient revenues – $24,138,000 (12%)
Other revenues – $27,265,000 (13%)

 

Operating expenses 2016 - 17

Compensation – $139,307,000 (68%)
Supplies & other expenses – $47,947,000 (24%)
Depreciation – $16,160,000 (8%)


Patient care volumes for 2016 -17

Emergency visits – 77,989
Day stay surgeries – 19,254
Surgical inpatients – 5,026
Medical inpatients – 5,094
Mental Health inpatients – 666
Rehabilitation outpatient visits - 32,508
Rehabilitation inpatients - 754

Births – 2,365
Clinic & day program visits – 81,902
Diagnostic Imaging tests – 146,043
Cardiopulmonary procedures – 49,856