Psychiatry Inpatient Unit - East 1 General Psychiatry & Early Psychosis - Vancouver General Hospital

East One is a twenty-bed adult inpatient unit at VGH. Fifteen beds are for general psychiatric disorders while five beds are for patients with early psychosis. 

An interdisciplinary team provides culturally-sensitive, family-inclusive care using a biopsychosocial approach to the management of symptoms and functional deficits. 

Community resources are involved throughout the hospitalization and discharge planning. Treatment modalities include group and individual work.

Vancouver General Hospital - Health Centre

715 West 12th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 1M9
Phone: (604) 875-4180
Fax: (604) 875-4708

Hours of operation

Open 7 days a week from 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Parking & transportation

There is pay parking available at our two visitor lots located on the VGH campus:

  • Multi-level parkade at the corner of West 12th Avenue and Laurel Street, across from the main entrance of the Jim Pattison Pavilion.
  • The Gordon and Leslie Diamond Health Care Centre parking lot is located off of Laurel Street between West 12th and West 13th Avenue.

There is a wheelchair-accessible overpass from the VGH parkade at Level 4 and a crosswalk at Level 2.

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