Emergency Health Services - Vancouver General Hospital

We provide a full range of basic and highly specialized emergency health care and trauma services to all of BC. Provincial referral centre for quaternary emergency services including: spinal, neurosurgery, severe trauma and severe burns. Houses the provincial burns centre. Services are prioritized based on the severity of a patient's condition upon arrival.

Vancouver General Hospital - Jim Pattison Pavilion

West 10th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 1M9
Phone: (604) 875-4111

Hours of operation

Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

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.

 Download parking rates for VCH facilities


Younger clients with less serious health concerns to BC Children's Hospital to better use resources and provide specialized care for this special population. 

Age range: 17 and above