*Please visit our temporary closures page for up-to-date information about any unexpected closures and service interruptions at this facility.
Clinics and Services
View the list of NSHA programs and service
Semi-private and Private Rooms in Nova Scotia Hospitals
- Private room: Includes one bed and one washroom. You can find current rates here.
- Semi-private room: Includes two beds separated by curtains and one washroom. You can find current rates here.
Space in our private and semi-private rooms is limited. The sooner we have your insurance information the more likely we are to be able to accommodate your request.
When the booking clerk calls with your hospital admission date, let them know you are interested in a private or semi-private room.
When you are admitted, be sure to have your private insurance card with you and let the admitting clerk know you have requested a private or semi-private room.TV & Phone in your Room
You can find updated information about costs associated with semi-private and private Rooms in the hospital here.
Please note: There are currently visitor restrictions in place due to COVID-19. Please visit www.nshealth.ca/temporaryclosures for up-to-date information.
Visitors are welcome to visit the long term care residents as if they are in their own home. Check with the nursing staff if you have any questions.
Family and friends may bring food to a resident, but should confirm with nursing staff that it does not conflict with any food restrictions.
*Learn more about NSHA's Family Presence Policy, which welcomes up to two people named by the patient to be their family or primary support person/people.
WiFi and Internet Access
Free public WiFi
Bayview Memorial Health Centre is located in Advocate Harbour on Cumberland County's western shore. It is a single-story long term care facility. A primary health care clinic, staffed by a nurse practitioner, is also located on the property.