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Healthcare

In addition to the 1200kms of shoreline and endless nature that surrounds us, the healthcare available to the residents of the Bay of Quinte communities is another great reason to live here at any age or stage in life. From start to finish, the Bay of Quinte region is the smart choice for your health in the long run.

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Physician Opportunities are available.

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OUR HOSPITALS

Quinte Health Care (QHC)

Quinte Health Care provides a wide range of high quality health care services to 160,000 people living in the Bay of Quinte region. Care is provided through four hospitals – QHC Belleville General Hospital, QHC North Hastings Hospital, QHC Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital and QHC Trenton Memorial Hospital – and includes four emergency departments, operating rooms at three sites, a rehabilitation day hospital, children’s treatment centre, ambulatory care clinics, community mental health programs and a range of diagnostic services. There are 255 inpatient beds for acute medical patients, intensive care, obstetrics, paediatrics, mental health, complex continuing care, rehabilitation and surgery.

Lennox & Addington County General Hospital

The Lennox and Addington County General Hospital’s emphasis on General Medicine and General Surgery reflects its role in providing core services. Specialists from Kingston regularly hold clinics at the hospital. The range and scope of those clinics continue to expand as the hospital grows.

Emergency services, operating 24 hours a day, treats over 24,000 patients per year.

The hospital currently operates 52 beds (24 active care, 2 Surgical, 4 Special Care and 22 Complex Continuing Care). The recent redevelopment project included a new Complex Continuing Care unit, and operating rooms as well as major expansions to the ambulatory clinic areas, Emergency department and Diagnostic Imaging upgrades. The hospital offers a comprehensive range of diagnostic services supported by a well equipped laboratory and diagnostic imaging department.

The Hospital employs over 200 staff. Medical staff includes family physicians, general surgeons.

LIVING BLOG News and Events

A person wearing a white shirt and brown jacket standing next to a wood beam. Melissa Strecker, owner of Farmer's Daughter Sub Shoppe in Quinte West, shares how the business has been Makin' It Work through COVID-19.

Makin' It Work: Farmer's Daughter Sub Shoppe September 18, 2020

A person sitting on a pile of hockey sticks in the snow. Joey Walsh, owner of HockeyStickMan in Belleville, shares why the Bay of Quinte is a great fit for the business.

Young Entrepreneur: Joey Walsh September 08, 2020

Melissa Haig of KKP Belleville shares how the business has been Makin It Work during COVID-19.

Makin' It Work: KKP Belleville September 08, 2020

Bobbi Wright, owner of The Birdhouse Nature Store in Brighton, shares how her business has been adapting during COVID-19.

Makin' It Work: The Birdhouse Nature Store September 01, 2020

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Bay of Quinte Region is an alliance of interdependent communities, bound together by a common history, shared economy, and the water that surrounds and defines us. We hope to welcome you soon.

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Bay of Quinte Region is an alliance of interdependent communities, bound together by a common history, shared economy, and the water that surrounds and defines us. We hope to welcome you soon.