Acute Care Short-term treatment for a severe injury, illness, urgent medical condition, or during recovery from surgery.
Critical Care Specialized treatment for people with life-threatenting injuries or illnesses.
Primary Care First point of contact care in the health care system usually a clinic or family doctor.
Community Care Services that help people to receive care at home instead of a hospital or long-term care facility.
Academic Health Sciences Centre A partnership between one or more universities and health care providers focussing on research, clinical services, education and training.
Integrated Care A global trend in health care aimed at reducing fragmentation of services and enabling better more coordinated and continuous care.

the new St. Pauls

Newsletter: Our new research centre

Posted On: Wednesday December 20, 2023

New research centre is officially on the way! 

We’re thrilled to share that the provincial government approved the business plan and funding for the Clinical Support and Research Centre (CSRC) coming to our new campus, directly adjacent and connected by a sky-bridge to the new St. Paul’s Hospital.

“This new research centre will help define the future of medicine. We are going to see scientific breakthroughs translated into real-world health care, delivering better services and treatments for patients.” BC Premier David Eby

A look back at 2023 

We’ve continued to make huge progress! In 2023, we:

Thank you and Happy Holidays

The scope and scale of building a new hospital and medical campus are huge. We’re thankful to everyone who has supported and been part of our journey to transform patient care.

Wishing you a safe and happy holiday season and happy New Year!