Health Care




BONAVISTA PENINSULA HOSPITAL

Located off highway 230.
(709) 468-7881

IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY CALL 709-468-2244 OR 709-468-7881

Parking
The Bonavista Peninsula Health Centre has free parking available and accessible to all patients and their families. Disabled parking is available near the clinic entrance and behind the hospital.

Visiting Hours
Visiting hours are from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm and 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm.

Children under 14 years of age are welcome to visit as long as they are with an adult. Please ensure that children do not disturb other patients or interfere with patient care.

If you are on a special diet, please tell your family and friends so that they do not bring food for you. If you are unsure if you can accept gifts of food, please ask the nurse.

Meals
The goal of the Nutritional Services Department is to provide you with safe and nutritional food during your stay at the hospital. A dietician can also provide nutritional counseling services if your doctor requests this service.

If you are on a special diet (e.g. low sodium, fat free) the Dietician will explain it to you. Sometimes there are foods that will not be given to you as part of your treatment. If you have questions about your diet, please ask the nurse and he/she will arrange for the Dietician to visit you. Food plays an important role in your recovery.

Trays are delivered and collected by the Nutritional Services Department.

Meal times are as follows: Breakfast: 8:00 am Lunch: 12:00 pm Supper: 4:45 pm

HOME AND COMMUNITY CARE
The Home and Community Care program offers a wide range of services to residents of all ages in Eastern Health.  These services include health promotion, clinical intervention, rehabilitation services, chronic disease management, long term supportive care and palliative and end of life care. 

Services are provided on referral and are based on assessed need.  These services are offered in variety of settings in