The Hazeltons health services at a glance

Wrinch Memorial Hospital in Hazelton, BC

Wrinch Memorial Hospital, a fully accredited acute care facility, operates under Northern Health. The hospital has 11 acute care beds and 10 residential care beds and some of the services include:

  • 24/7 emergency medical care
  • Lab services
  • Diagnostic imaging
  • Ultrasound
  • Pharmacy (third-party provider)
  • Psychiatry observation unit
  • Diabetic education
  • Dietary services
  • Long-term care 
  • Maternity
  • Pre and post-natal care
  • OR/Operating room
  • Physiotherapy
  • Dental care
  • Aboriginal patient liaison services
  • Registered Massage Therapy (private provider leasing space)
  • Visiting specialties may* include, geriatric assessment, internal medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, general surgery, otolaryngology, pediatrics, rheumatology, and occupational therapy (*depending on provider availability).

The facility also contains a doctor’s clinic which provides outreach services to surrounding villages.

Other health and community care services include:

  • Three public health services including Public Health, Gitxsan Health and Wet’suwet’en Health
  • Mental Health and Substance Use
  • Skeena Place Assisted Living Complex 
  • Home and community care support services