Oceanside Health Centre

Oceanside Health Centre



Urgent care

Medical conditions appropriately treated in Urgent Care

  • Immediate assessment and treatment for conditions that require same-day treatment
  • Assessment and stabilization for transfer to hospital, if needed
  • The Centre will be able to care for approximately 75% of patients who might typically visit an Emergency Department and not need to be admitted

Primary Care

  • Patients can register on a wait list for a primary care provider in the Oceanside Area. Registration can be done by visiting: HealthLinkBC.ca/health-connect-registry 
  • Oceanside Primary Care Clinic intakes patients off of the local registry when able. 
  • Patients of the Oceanside Health Centre’s Primary Care practice can get a same-day appointment for urgent concerns by calling before noon
  • Primary care services are linked to all other programs at the Oceanside Health Centre, to ensure patient care and follow-up is coordinated 

Medical Imaging

  • Services provided include X-ray, Ultrasound, Diagnostic Mammography and Bone Densitometry
  • Ultrasound, diagnostic mammography and Bone Densitometry are booked appointments
  • Physician or nurse practitioner requisition is needed for all diagnostic tests

Book an outpatient x-ray appointment at OHC

Please arrive at the Medical Imaging department 15 minutes before your booked appointment time. 

If you do not have access to the internet or family/friends available to assist with booking an appointment, Medical Imaging will continue to accommodate walk-in x-ray exams at sites that currently accommodate x-ray walk-ins. Please note that urgent emergency department exams will be prioritized over appointments. Thank you for your patience.

Medical Imaging Outpatient Hours

Monday – Friday: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Weekends and Stats: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Closed 1 - 2 p.m. for lunch.
After hours: X-ray tech on call for urgent exams during Urgent Care hours.

Outpatient Laboratory Services


  • Telehealth uses video technology to connect patients to health care services, regardless of where they live

Integrated Community Care Teams

  • Integrated community based teams for home care nursing and home support.
  • Care team providers deliver services in people’s homes, in group settings and in office settings

Specialty Services

  • The Oceanside Health Centre offers services Monday to Friday for:
    • Adults with moderate to severe mental health diagnoses
    • Seniors over age 65 needing specialized assessment and or treatment related to complex health conditions and illnesses
    • Individuals with diabetes on insulin pumps and women with gestational diabetes
    • Patients consulting a specialist outside of Oceanside using telehealth services
  • Specialty services include mental health walk-in service

Environmental Health

  • Services to promote and safeguard public health, including protection from environmental and other health hazards.

Medical Day Care (Support Clinic)

  • An appointment is required and can be scheduled by phone or in person
  • Medical Day Care provides scheduled day procedures

489 Alberni Hwy
Parksville, B.C.
V9P 1J9

Medical Imaging


Outpatient Laboratory Services


Hours of Operation
Urgent Care

7 days a week: 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Primary Care

Monday - Friday: 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
By appointment

Main Medical Imaging Reception

Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday: Closed

Medical Imaging Booking

Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday: Closed


Tuesday: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. 
Open alternating Mondays

Bone Mineral Density

Wednesday: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 
Open alternating Mondays


Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday: Closed

Radiology X-Ray

Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. (limited spots)
Statutory Holidays: Closed

Outpatient Laboratory Services

Monday - Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Saturday: 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Specialty Services

Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.  

Mental health walk-in service

Monday - Friday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Environmental Health

Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
After hour emergencies

Medical Day Care (support clinic)

7 days a week: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. - appointments required