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Annapolis Community Health Centre

Contact

Administrative Switchboard: 902-532-2381

Urgent Treatment Centre

This location no longer offers an emergency department.

You can learn more about the Annapolis Urgent Treatment Centre including hours of operation and how to make an appointment here

If you need help immediately, call 911.

To access the mental health mobile crisis team call 902-429-8167 or toll-free at 1-888-429-8167. This is a 24-hour, seven days a week phone service to help you or your loved one cope with mental health and addiction challenges in the moment.

Visiting Hours

Visitors are welcome 24 hours a day according to patient preference and care needs. The number of visitors and time of visits will be decided together with the patient and their family.

*Learn more about NSH's Family Presence Policy, which welcomes up to two people named by the patient to be their family or primary support person/people.

Parking

You MUST pay for parking at kiosk-machine inside the building, before returning to your car:

1. Pay with cash, credit or debit at kiosk-machine inside the building 
2. Take ticket, and go to your car  
3. At exit gate scan ticket —parking gate will open

NOTE: Parking ticket stub is valid for only 20 minutes. This is time to get to your car and exit parking lot.

WiFi and Internet Access

Free Public Wifi.

Cafeteria and Vending Machines

The cafeteria is located on the lower level, beside the elevator.  
Hours of operation: 
Daily: 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. 

About

The Annapolis Community Health Centre provides health care to the residents and visitors of the surrounding communities. The centre houses the Annapolis Collaborative Practice, and many other health care services and programs.

Blood Collection Location

Specimen Testing Dropoff Site

Water Testing Dropoff Site

fri May 24 Closed
sat May 25 Closed
sun May 26 Closed
mon May 27 10:00 am - 11:00 am
tue May 28 10:00 am - 11:00 am
wed May 29 10:00 am - 11:00 am
thu May 30 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Water sample must be collected the same morning as drop-off and not the evening before using the water testing bottles and requisition provided by NS Health. E.Coli & Coliform testing is a white top 100 ML bottle / Chemical & Mineral testing is a black top 200 ML bottle

(902) 752-7600 x4300

Sample bottles for water testing can be picked up at the front desk from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Diabetes Centre

Urgent Treatment Centre

fri May 24 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
sat May 25 Unavailable
sun May 26 Unavailable
mon May 27 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
tue May 28 Unavailable
wed May 29 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
thu May 30 Unavailable

Hours are subject to change.

Patients will be seen by appointment only.

The Annapolis Urgent Treatment Centre (UTC) provides access to care for those with unexpected, non-life-threatening health concerns with appointments offered within one to two days.

To book (or cancel) an appointment* call 902-532-4011 or visit in-person. You will be assessed to determine if you require an appointment later that day, or the next day the centre is open. If you require emergent care, you will be directed to the nearest emergency department.

There are a specific number of appointments available each day at the UTC. Once those appointments are booked up, we will no longer answer the telephone line. A sign will be posted at Annapolis Community Health Centre to inform the public. Closed on holidays.

*Please note: If there are no appointments available at this urgent treatment centre and your issue isn't urgent in nature, you can also call 1-833-710-0110 for availability of same-day appointments at surrounding primary care and after hours clinics. Telephone lines open starting at 8 a.m., Monday to Friday. There is limited availability and appointments will be distributed on a first come, first serve basis.  

The available appointments could be at any one of four locations:

More about the program

The Annapolis UTC is different than an emergency department in that it provides care for non-life-threatening illness or injuries, does not receive ambulances, and only sees patients by appointment.

Clinics, Programs and Services

Electrocardiogram (ECG/EKG)

Offered at 26 locations

The ECG/EKG is an abbreviation for electrocardiogram.  It is a simple and painless test that checks your heart rhythm and electrical activity.

How do I cancel/change my appointment? 

If you...

Topics

General inquiries:
Tel: 902-679-3819 

A referral (requisition) from your doctor and an appointment are required for an EKG.

Patients with requisitions for EKGs can book an appointment at this location online at https://booking.nshealth.ca

Occupational Therapy

Offered at 33 locations

Occupational Therapists work at most sites within the Nova Scotia Health Authority. These therapists work in both mental health and physical medicine settings. Therapists/assistants work with inpatients and outpatients in...

fri May 24 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
sat May 25 Unavailable
sun May 26 Unavailable
mon May 27 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
tue May 28 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
wed May 29 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
thu May 30 8:00 am - 3:30 pm

Tel: 902-825-6160x1762241
Fax: 902 825-1282

Physiotherapy

Offered at 40 locations

Physiotherapy is the health care profession dedicated to enhancing and restoring your mobility through a variety of hands-on treatments, education and exercise prescription.

Physiotherapists are university-educated experts who can help...

fri May 24 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
sat May 25 Unavailable
sun May 26 Unavailable
mon May 27 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
tue May 28 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
wed May 29 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
thu May 30 8:00 am - 3:30 pm

Contact us for more information on how to access physiotherapy at this location.

Tel: 902-825-3302
Fax: 902-825-1282

Well Woman Clinics

Offered at 27 locations

Well Woman Clinics offer a variety of health-related services and health education, delivered by a female doctor or nurse. The services and days and hours of operation vary by clinic.

Open to patients with no provider from across Nova Scotia

Call 902-825-5206

X-Ray

Offered at 41 locations

An x-ray takes images of internal body structures (bones and soft tissue) to help see an injury or disease. The x-ray using energy sources such as the high frequency electromagnetic...

fri May 24 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
sat May 25 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
sun May 26 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
mon May 27 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
tue May 28 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
wed May 29 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
thu May 30 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

A referral (requisition) from your primary care provider and an appointment are required for an x-ray.

General inquiries:
Tel: 902-825-3411

Patients with requisitions for general x-rays can book an appointment at this location online at https://booking.nshealth.ca or call 902-473-7771 or toll-free at 1-833-952-2782, Monday to Friday, between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. to schedule an appointment.

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