Oceanside Health Centre

Oceanside Health Centre

Services:

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

  • Appointments can be made by phone or in person
  • 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 
  • Oceanside Health Centre Primary Care accepts patients from the Patient Attachment Mechanism (PAM) waitlist - visit https://surveys.divisionsbc.ca/pam.aspx to apply

Medical Imaging

  • Services provided include X-ray, Ultrasound, Diagnostic Mammography and Bone Densitometry.
  • Ultrasound, diagnostic mammography and Bone Densitometry are booked appointments.
  • X-ray services are provided on a walk-in basis first come, first serve with the exception of patients arriving from Urgent Care or by ambulance from care facilities.
  • Physician requisition is needed for all diagnostic tests
Medical Imaging Outpatient Hours

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

Outpatient Laboratory Services

Telehealth

  • 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

250-951-9550
Medical Imaging

250-951-9570

Outpatient Laboratory Services

1-800-431-7206

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

Medical Imaging

Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
On call during Urgent Care hours

X-ray walk-in exams

Saturday - Sunday: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Closed for lunch from 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.

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. – 7 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: 8a.m. - 6 p.m. - appointments required