The Cumberland Health Authority's state-of-the-art acute care facility opened to patients in October 2002. The Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre is located in Upper Nappan just on the outskirts of Amherst, Nova Scotia. The CRHCC offers a wide range of programs and services including Level 3 Emergency, ICU, surgery, maternal/child and medical units supported by laboratory, diagnostic imaging, pharmacy, respiratory therapy, physiotherapy and occupational therapy departments.
Visit the hospital website at www.cha.nshealth.ca
Construction of the Hospital
Through hard work the community raised $7.5 million to be able to start construction on the new Regional Health Care Centre. The construction of the new facility began in August 2000 and was completed on target in October of 2002.