Hospital Services

Our Hospital Services are listed below:

Courtesy Transportation

North Ridge Medical Centre provides courtesy van transportation for those patients coming to the hospital and the North Ridge Outpatient Centre located at 4650 N. Dixie Highway, south of Commercial Boulevard. Service hours are Monday through Friday, from 5 a.m. to 6 p.m., and reservations are taken from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. during weekdays. Reservations to the hospital should be made 24 hours in advance. Reservations to a physician’s office must be 48 hours in advance.

Patient Amenities

Patient amenities at North Ridge Medical Centre include the following: – Cable TV – Telephone amplifiers are available upon request. Please contact your nurse or the operator. – Telecommunications Device for the Deaf (TDD) service is available for speech and hearing impaired patients. – Daily newspaper – upon request by your nurse – An assortment of magazines or books through Volunteers – Food services – special meals, such as kosher, low fat or vegetarian, may be available on request. A dietitian is available upon request by your nurse.

Volunteers

The hospital has more than 200 volunteers serving in various capacities, including patient care areas, the gift shop, the information desk and more. Volunteer positions include information desk assistants, patient visitation representatives, waiting room attendants, special events, patient care area assistants, escorters, clerical support, surgical waiting room liaisons, and snack bar cooks.