Powell River General Hospital

Powell River General Hospital (PRGH) is a 33-bed facility providing services that include Medicine, Surgery, Endoscopy, ICU, Obstetrics, Oncology, Emergency, and Diagnostic Services.

In 2012/2013 there were 1984 surgeries, 18,252 ED visits, 143 babies born, and 17,794 DI procedures. In 2012/2013 PRGH provided approximately 12,436 patient days of care.

PRGH also has a number of specialty clinics/services including an Oncology Clinic, Renal Dialysis (managed by Providence Health Care), Ambulatory Care Clinic, and an Endoscopy clinic.

There are 5 program areas at PRGH including: 

  • Emergency
  • ICU
  • Medicine/Surgery/Pediatrics
  • Maternity
  • Psychiatry



We will be leaders in promoting wellness and ensuring care by focusing on quality and innovation.  


We are committed to supporting healthy lives in healthy communities with our partners, though care, education, and research. 
Services offered include:
Community Outreach Program for the Elderly
Diabetes Education Centre
Emergency Health Services
Hospital Donations and Fundraising
Intensive Care Unit
Maternity Ward
Nutrition Counselling
Pharmacy Services
Laboratory Medicine
Radiology Department:
X-Ray/CT Scan/Ultasound/Fluoroscopy/Echocardiograms/Mamography (Diagnostic and Screening) 
Parking is free

Address / Contact Info

Vancouver Coastal Health Powell River General Hospital (PRGH)
5000 Joyce Ave. Powell River, BCV8A 5R3

Hours of Operation

Regular hours: Visiting Hours: Mon - Fri, 1 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Walk-in hours: Emergency 24 hours a day, 7 days a week


Accessibility features: wheelchair accessible

Location Map

This program was last updated on 17 Jan 2018.