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Snapshot of Fraser Health

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The numbers below provide a brief snapshot of Fraser Health.

Who we serve

We serve more than 1.6 million people including residents from Burnaby to Hope to Boston Bar.

Our communities

  • Approximately 38,100 First Nations people, associated with 32 bands
  • Diverse multicultural population

Our services

  • $3.3 billion annual operating budget (2014/15)
  • 12 acute care hospitals
  • 7,760 residential care beds
  • Mental health care, public health, home and community care

Our people

  • 22,000 staff
  • 2,500 physicians
  • 6,500 volunteers

Daily statistics

Everyday we see an average of:

  • 42 babies born
  • 900 childhood immunizations
  • 125 hearing evaluations
  • 46 InterRai assessments
  • 1,208 Emergency Department visits
  • 2,065 patients in acute care beds
  • 457 patients have surgery
  • 290 clients in adult day programs
  • 630 home care nursing visits
  • 7,760 residents in long term care facilities
  • 740 clients access mental health community services
  • 1,547 mental health residents and 371 clients in addictions/treatment housing
  • 27 deaths

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