People tend to check in during these times:
Martin the night nurse in ER is rude and snarky.
Kudos to the Nurses and Doctors. GREAT team! They are both csring and knowledgeable. Many thanks 💝
Our tone of voice is only a reflection of how you treat us..
Remember, this is not a hotel
Shuttle sounds to UBC and other hospitals is a good idea, but only operates 0800-1600 according to the info desk. Not practical if you actually have to work at the hospital...boo.
Make sure you have your coffee while waiting! Otherwise you will b. Falling asleep
VCH staff get a 10 % discount at Shoppers Drug Mart on the last Thursday of every month.
Sodexo has a great cafeteria on the 2nd floor. There is a Starbucks, Salad Loop and Japanese shop in Diamond Centre across Laurel Street.
Eat the food then a colonoscopy.
Shuttle from VGH to UBC hospital leaves at five past and 35 after. You can catch it at the hospital entrance on west 12th. It should get you to UBC by bottom and top of the hour (:30 & :00).
Doctor doctor my spandex is too TIGHT!!
Chest center is on the 12th floor of the Jim Pattison building
So much nicer than British hospitals which look like Gods Waiting Room! People here are so friendly and I love some of the art deco looking entrance.