The emergency department is located at the front of the hospital. It is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Parking is available in the main visitor parking lot.
If you need help immediately, call 911.
To access the mental health mobile crisis team call 902-429-8167 or toll-free at 1-888-429-8167. This is a 24 hour, seven days a week phone service to help you or your loved one cope with mental health and addiction challenges in the moment.
Clinics and Services
View the list of NSHA programs and services
Visitors are welcome from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Please check with nursing staff, if you want to visit outside of the standard visiting hours.
WiFi and Internet Access
Free public WiFi. To request access to our guest wireless connection, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org requesting connection information. There will be an automated reply with necessary information.
Semi-private and Private Rooms in Nova Scotia Hospitals
- Private room: Includes one bed and one washroom. You can find current rates here.
- Semi-private room: Includes two beds separated by curtains and one washroom. You can find current rates here.
Space in our private and semi-private rooms is limited. The sooner we have your insurance information the more likely we are to be able to accommodate your request.
When the booking clerk calls with your hospital admission date, let them know you are interested in a private or semi-private room.
When you are admitted, be sure to have your private insurance card with you and let the admitting clerk know you have requested a private or semi-private room.TV & Phone in your Room
You can find updated information about costs associated with semi-private and private Rooms in the hospital here.
Fees and Bill Payments
You can find updated information about fees and bill payments for Canadians and out of country patients here.
TV and Phone in your room
A TV is provided in all inpatient rooms. There is no fee to use the TV.
You can hook up your own phone by calling your service provider. There is a $10 connection fee and you will be billed through your home phone.
During your stay at the hospital, you will receive breakfast, lunch and supper daily. If you follow a special diet or have food-related allergies or sensitivities, let us know when you arrive. Food is provided based on your doctor’s diet order.
Spiritual Spaces and Quiet Rooms
There is a palliative care family room and a TV Room in the inpatient area
Victoria County Memorial Hospital is a short-term care facility located in the village of Baddeck. It serves the communities of Baddeck, Englishtown, Little Narrows and surrounding areas as well as the First Nations communities of Wagmatcook and Waycobah.