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Northside Health Complex

Opened in 1954, Northside General Hospital is a community hospital that serves North Sydney, Sydney Mines, and surrounding areas. It currently has 45 acute care beds, 14 licensed transitional long-term care beds, and 22 beds on Taigh Solas, a licensed community long-term care unit.

As part of the CBRM Health Care Redevelopment Project, Northside residents will have a new, modern health centre and a 60-bed long-term care home. Both will be built in the Northside Business Park, along with a new laundry centre. The project also includes 12 (sub-acute) short-stay beds.

Northside Health Complex

Other Improvements Include

CBP Infrastructure Victor

Short-Stay Beds

New Long-Term Care Home

New Laundry Centre

Victor Power, Senior Project Superintendent at PCL Constructors

Northside Health Complex

The New Health Centre Will Include

Northside Health Complex

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