Did you know?
This year’s event will help fund equipment and improvements for the Emergency Department at the
Cobequid Community Health Centre. This will help to maintain the growing needs
of our expanding community. Below are some facts about the Cobequid Community
- Cobequid’s Emergency Department wait times remain relatively low.
We have the advantage of starting fresh each morning with full bed
- Cobequid Community Health Centre has the fastest
ambulance to bed time in the metro and daily ambulance volumes have doubled since last year.
- Our Emergency Department serves nearly 39,000 patients where over 95% of patients are
discharged home and less than 5% are transferred.
- Through the generous support of the community
the Cobequid Community Health Centre Foundation has funded over $1 million in priority medical equipment.
- The Cobequid Foundation funds in full a significant amount of
the medical equipment at the health centre.