Lady Minto / Gulf Islands Hospital

Emergency Department

A group of family doctors takes calls 24 hours a day, seven days a week. BC Ambulance can transfer patients by ferry or helicopter.

Acute Care

There are 19 acute care beds, including 1 palliative care suite.

Long-Term Care

Laboratory Services

Medical Imaging (fluoroscopy/ultrasound/radiology)

Obstetrics - Midwives provide low risk obstetric services with nursing support

Psychiatry - Lady Minto has a quiet room for psychiatric services

Additional services - Lady Minto also provides endoscopy, pharmacy, physiotherapy, and internal medicine services.


135 Crofton Road
Salt Spring Island, BC  V8K 1T1

Visiting Hours

Each hospital unit has different visiting hours. 

Please call the hospital location and connect with the specific unit the patient is in to confirm hours prior to visiting.

Any Other Amenities

Public WiFi Access

Free WiFi is available for patients and visitors at the Lady Minto Hospital. Select the wireless network “IslandHealthGuestWiFi” from your wireless device and follow the instructions to connect.

Services at Lady Minto / Gulf Islands Hospital


Cowichan, Saanich Peninsula and Southern Gulf Islands