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Vancouver General Hospital - Health Centre

This location is part of Vancouver General Hospital (VGH).

Patient inquiries  
To inquire about the status of a patient at VGH, call the main switchboard at 604.875.4111.

Visiting hours
Visiting hours vary, so check with the unit for specific hours.

Quiet hours are held between 10:30 pm and 5:40 am. You must have previous approval from the ward or to enter the hospital during these hours,

Cell phone use is strictly prohibited in the hospital.

Patients and their immediate family members can request that no information be disclosed to callers or anyone but authorized medical health care providers.

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Flu season

Beginning December 1, 2014, through March 31, 2015, all visitors must have had their flu shot or wear a mask. Flu shots for visitors are free and can be obtained at your family doctor, VCH flu clinics, walk-in clinics; or pharmacies. People planning to visit loved ones in a health care facility or who will take family members to outpatient appointments are also eligible for a free flu shot.

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Masks are available at nursing stations, outpatient reception desks and/or the main entrances of our facilities. 

Construction at VGH

Find out more information on how current construction might impact parking and transportation at VGH.


Contact us

Vancouver General Hospital - Health Centre
715 West 12th Avenue
Vancouver, B.C. V5Z 1N1
Toll free number
Hours of operation
Visiting Hours: Mon - Sun, 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Parking and transport details

Pay parking, transit available

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