The Carbonear General Hospital has 80 acute care beds. Services include: anesthesia, chemotherapy, family practice, general surgery, gynecology, obstetrics, ICU/cardiac, internal medicine, laboratory, palliative care, pathology, pediatrics, psychiatry, radiology, respiratory therapy, ultrasonography and 24 hour emergency (category A). Other services include: nursing nutritional, pharmacy, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, pastoral care, social work, diabetic education, and speech language.
The Carbonear area also includes medical clinics in the communities of Bay Roberts, Harbour Grace, and Upper Island Cove.
Please remember to wear your name tag at all times while in the hospital. No aftershave, perfume or scented deodorants are permitted.
Medical learners already received an Eastern Health orientation in St. John’s and this is consistent with orientation that is done in the Carbonear Hospital. As a result, medical students and residents are not required to redo the orientation while training elsewhere in the rural Eastern Region.
Carbonear has a population of approximately 6,800. The general catchment for the Carbonear General Hospital has a population of roughly 20,000. General Information about Carbonear can be found at:
Transportation & Accommodations
There is no public transit in Carbonear. The phone number for taxi’s are: Jim’s Taxi at 709-596-5131 and A-1 Taxi at 709-596-7526.
Learners training in either the hospital or clinics are provided accommodations whenever possible. For more information about accommodations, please contact the APA for Carbonear and area at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Carbonear General Hospital Switchboard Phone Number: 709-945-5111.
If you require contact information or additional information about Carbonear and the surrounding area, please connect with the APA for Conception Bay at email@example.com.