Aberdeen Hospital

Aberdeen Hospital is located in Victoria.

Bus Route/Transit

Take BC Transit #4 bus

Contact Us

Please do not contact the Operator directly regarding subsidized long-term care. For more information on subsidized long-term care, contact an Island Health Community Health Services office near you.

For information on private long-term care, please refer to the Seniors Housing Directory of BC.

1450 Hillside Ave
Victoria, B.C. 
V8T 2B7

250-370-5626
Operator

Island Health

Visiting Hours

No restrictions on visiting hours.

Accreditation Status

Accreditation Canada, April 2014 Report.

Accreditation is an external peer review process to assess and improve the services health care organizations provide to their patients and clients, based on standards of excellence set by Accreditation Canada.

Capacity

Publicly subsidized units: 100
Private pay units: 0

Building Amenities

Elevator access to floors, garden access, lounges, on-site parking, handicapped parking, close to city bus.

Neighbourhood/Community Amenities

Close to Hillside Centre featuring grocery shopping, books, clothes, gifts, and more.

Language, Culture or Religious Affiliation

No affiliation.

Philosophy of Care

Island Health's Vision, Purpose and Values

Model of Medical Care/Physician Organization 
This facility has a core physician model for medical care. Residents are assigned to a physician who has a number of other residents at the facility, attends on a regular basis, coordinates care with other core physicians and works closely with care staff at the facility.

Medical Assistance in Dying (MAiD)
MAiD is available at Island Health owned and operated sites and this affiliate site. Learn more detailed information about MAiD, including s guide for patients and families and information provided by the federal government. 

Type of Accommodation

Four-beds, semi-private, and private rooms.

Cost

Residents pay up to 80% of their after-tax income, which covers the cost of food and accommodation. Learn about additional services available to residents of Aberdeen Hospital

Special Recreational Opportunities

Residents have the opportunity to participate in light exercise, some mental stimulation groups and recreational activities such as live entertainment, games and crafts. There is a therapy department, which provides occupational and recreational therapy, typically 5 days per week. 

Accessibility

Elevator access to second floor, ground-level access to building, handicapped parking.

Motorized Scooter Policy

Individually assessed for safety.

Pet Policy

As per Island Health policy. Regular visits by approved pet therapy animals.

Smoking Policy

As a health care provider, Island Health has an obligation to promote good health practices. We are committed to ensuring a safe, healthy and clean environment for everyone.  

Smoking and vaping is not permitted on any Island Health property. This includes all buildings, grounds and parking lots.

Safety/Security Features

•    Non-secure unit
•    Regular fire inspections & fire drills
•    Maintained by island health security services
•    Magnetic release button on door
•    Coded floors
 

Prayer Room/Chaplain

No prayer room. Chaplain available.

Parking

Surface Lots Parking Pay Stations (ccepts coins, or credit cards)

Hardship and family caregiver permits are available. For more information on parking visit the parking services webpage.

 

 

Visiting Information

During influenza season (typically December-March), to help protect patients from the flu, all visitors will be expected to wear a mask in our facilities if they have not had a flu shot. For more information, please read our Frequently Asked Questions and Influenza Protection Policy.

Provincial policy requires all visitors to be informed:  "Violence, foul language and abusive behaviours are not acceptable. Verbal threats or acts of violence will not be tolerated and may result in removal from this facility and/or prosecution."

Community

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Sooke Region, West Shore & Urban Greater Victoria