Healthcare at Home.
CARING FOR OUR COMMUNITIES.
All donations to the Burin Peninsula Health Care Foundation stay right here, and support local health care centers on the Burin Peninsula. You. Your Family. Your Loved Ones.
Incorporated in 1991, The Burin Peninsula Health Care Foundation Inc. is a philanthropic partner of Newfoundland and Labrador's Eastern Health Board Authority. Governed by a volunteer Board of Directors, our mission is to compliment traditional funding sources in support of local health care centers and patients living in rural and remote communities on the Burin Peninsula.
BURIN PENINSULA HEALTH CARE CENTER
The Burin Peninsula Health Care Center is the Regional Health Care Center for the peninsula. Services include: Blood Collection, Dialysis, Laboratory Services, Medical Imaging, X-Ray, Surgery, Outpatient Clinics, Emergency Department and Inpatient Services.
U.S. MEMORIAL HEALTH CENTER
The U.S. Memorial Hospital opened its doors on June 6, 1954, as a result of a donation to the Town of St. Lawrence from the United States government. The donation was in honor of the heroes of St. Lawrence and Lawn, in response to the Truxton and Pollux disaster.
The current U.S. Memorial Facility opened in 1994, and includes Long-Term Care, Family Practice Clinic, Emergency Services, Medical Imaging, Laboratory Services and Blood Collection.
BLUE CREST NURSING HOME
Blue Crest Nursing Home is a long-term care facility operated by Eastern Health for level 3 and 4 residents. This facility, located in Grand Bank, is home to approximately 60 people.
DR. S. BECKLEY HEALTH CARE CENTER
Services at the Dr. S. Beckley Health Care Center include: Continuing Care, Public Health, Community Health, Medical Imaging, Laboratory Services, and Emergency Department.
PLACENTIA WEST MEDICAL CLINIC
The Placentia West Medical Clinic operates Monday to Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm. This clinic includes: Primary Health Care (Family Physician and Nurse Practitioner), Community Health Nursing, Mental Health (one day/week) and Blood Collection (one day/month).
HEALTH & COMMUNITY SERVICES
The Marystown Health & Community Services building operates Monday to Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm. Services offered at this clinic include: Public Health, Community Health, Mental Health & Addictions, Community Supports Programs, Speech/Language Programs, Finance and Human Resources.