Surrey Memorial Hospital Redevelopment & Expansion

Historic Helicopter Flight

Posted by on 6 Mar 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

                          A little after 5 pm on March 5th history was made at Surrey Memorial as the first helicopter (pictured here) landed on the top of our Critical Care Tower.       Share and Enjoy

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Critical Care Tower Opens this June

Posted by on 4 Mar 2014 in Featured, Uncategorized | 0 comments

After years of planning and construction, when the 8-floor Critical Care Tower opens to patients this June it offers something for people of all ages. On the 2nd floor: We’ll be doubling the number of Neonatal Intensive Care Unit beds to 48. In June, we’ll open 36 beds, the rest when demand grows. Each little patient will have their own private room with an incubator,  and there’s a sofabed, recliner chair for breastfeeding, privacy curtains, and lockable drawer safe for moms and dads. Each room is large enough to accommodate twins. An in-hospital Ronald McDonald Family Room for...

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Helicopters will land on Surrey Memorial’s new helipad

Posted by on 3 Mar 2014 in Featured, Uncategorized | 0 comments

  Helicopters begin landing March 5th as Surrey Memorials’ new Critical Care Tower will be equipped to accommodate patients that arrive by helicopter. Sitting atop the roof of the 8-floor Tower, the helipad will be used by BC Ambulance Service to transport patients to and from Surrey Memorial to receive urgent and extraordinary care by a team of highly skilled doctors and nurses. We expect helicopters to be used only occassionally. On March 5th, between 5 to 7 pm, Fraser Health will be conducting a trial run of the new helipad in preparation for the Tower’s opening in June....

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New Emergency Opens Oct 1st 7:30 am

Posted by on 30 Sep 2013 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The doors are almost open! Tomorrow Surrey Memorial’s new Emergency and Pediatric Emergency open at 7:30 am. Over 4,700 pieces of equipment have been moved in. Rooms and carts have been stocked with over 50,000 items. More than 1,300 staff, physicians and support staff have been trained and oriented. And three ‘Dress rehearsals’ have been held with hundreds of staff. It’s a magnificent facility, and one the people of Surrey and Fraser Health can be proud of. It’s Canada’s second largest Emergency. It has one of only 2 Pediatric Emergencies in BC. There’s a separate Mental...

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How to Get to Emergency Changes Oct 1

Posted by on 18 Sep 2013 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

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