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patient handbookThe new Colchester East Hants Health Centre is now open! Between November 19th and 25th programs and services moved from the Colchester Regional Hospital to the modern, state-of-the-art health centre. Located on 600 Abenaki Road in Truro, the health centre is the main acute care facility serving residents of Colchester East Hants and operates 98 inpatient beds and a wide range of outpatient clinics and satellite services.

The new facility features:

  • a new MRI service;
  • easy access ambulatory care (walk in) clinics;
  • a new Helipad;
  • a dedicated Palliative Care Unit;
  • expanded dialysis services;
  • the latest health care technologies;
  • increased space to support patient care and privacy and
  • has the capacity to expand to up to 124 patients in the future.

The Colchester East Hants Health Centre was designed to promote health and healing and connects patients and staff to nature and natural light through a healing garden, courtyards and large windows throughout the facility. The facility is expected to the be the first regional health care facility in Nova Scotia to achieve LEED certification for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design; through features such as heat wheels that reclaim heat from exhausted air; energy efficient windows and LED lighting; low-flow fixtures and more.

600 Abenaki Road
Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 5A1

(902) 893-5554 Auto Attendant
(902) 893-4321 Switchboard
1-800-460-2110 (Toll Free in NS)

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