Emergency Departments at Horizon’s regional hospitals are extremely short staffed this weekend and priority will be given to trauma and critical care patients. Patients with non-urgent medical issues may experience long wait times.

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The Moncton Hospital

135 MacBeath Ave.
Moncton, New Brunswick
E1C 6Z8

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Horizon’s The Moncton Hospital is located in the city of Moncton. Situated in the centre of this vibrant and friendly city, The Moncton Hospital is a leader in health care delivery and health promotion.

The hospital is a level 2 trauma centre that includes tertiary care for neurosurgery, neonatal intensive care and maternal fetal medicine services. It serves as a referral centre for these tertiary services and other specialty services across New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and northern Nova Scotia.

The Moncton Hospital is among Canada’s leading centres for neurosurgery, neurology and active advanced-stage oncology (cancer) services and is home to the NB Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Unit, the NB Organ and Tissue Program and the Perinatal NB Program.

The Moncton Medical Education Program, affiliated with Dalhousie University and Memorial University of Newfoundland, and the following fully accredited teaching programs are administered through The Moncton Hospital: Dietetic Internship Program, the School of Radiologic Technology and Research, and the Pharmacy Residency Program.

The area’s health services cover a catchment population of approximately 192,000 people.

A $36-million project for a brand-new wing to modernize the environment for maternal and newborn services, neonatal intensive care and maternal fetal medicine is underway, and is expected to open in 2023.  This new space will feature modern and private patient rooms for all stages of birth, each with individual washroom facilities. This will improve outcomes for the mother, reduce the length of hospital stay, prevent the spread of infection and provide a safety- and quality-focused patient care environment.

In the spring of 2022, the construction of a new Cardiac Intensive Care Unit and Cardiac Step Down unit will begin. This new facility will provide a significantly larger space, which will greatly improve the quality of care for our cardiac patients and will greatly enhance patient comfort, safety, privacy and their overall hospital experience. In addition, this new space will improve patient flow and overall efficiencies.

In 2010, the hospital opened an expanded Emergency Department and the Irving Ambulatory Care Centre.

The hospital is home to a digital screens pilot project, in which screens are located throughout the hospital to improve communication with patients and the public.

Executive Director, Moncton Area

Executive Director

Christa Wheeler-Thorne is the Executive Director for Horizon Health Network’s Moncton area,…


Parking

Parking is available on site.

  • Hourly: $2
  • Daily: $8
  • Weekly (7 consecutive days): $20
  • 30 day (monthly): $50

There are special discount rates for patients and/or visitors with long-term needs (see Security Guard).

Wi-fi

Horizon, in partnership with our local hospital Foundations and Auxiliaries, offers free wireless Internet access for patients and their families at this facility. More information on how to connect can be found here.

Hours of Operation

Hospital: 24/7

Emergency Department: 24/7

Blood and Specimen Collection: Monday to Friday, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Visiting Hours

For information on COVID-19 visitor restrictions or guidelines, click here. For information on Horizon’s Designated Support Person program, click here.

Mental Health Inpatient (3200):

  • Monday to Friday, 4:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.; weekends and holidays, 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
  • Children are allowed to visit, however at staff’s discretion, and they must be accompanied at all times by an adult.

Mental Health Intensive Care (3100):

  • Immediate family only. Children are not allowed to visit. All visitors must phone the unit prior to any visit as times are determined by acuity and activity.
  • Exceptions:
    • Family coming to the unit for meetings with physicians and staff.
    • Physicians/staff may restrict visitors under certain circumstances.

Child/Adolescent Psychiatry (3700):

  • Monday to Friday, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.; weekends and holidays, 11 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Driving Directions

The Moncton Hospital is located between 2 major roads: Mountain Road and Wheeler Boulevard (Highway 15).

  • From Mountain Road, turn east onto Connaught Avenue. At MacBeath Avenue, turn left (north).
  • From Wheeler Boulevard (Highway 15) and coming from the east, take the Morton Avenue exit. Turn right (east) onto Crowley Farm Road. Turn right (south) onto Morton Avenue and follow it along until it turns into Connaught Avenue. Turn right (north) at MacBeath Avenue.
  • Coming from the west on Wheeler Boulevard (Highway 15), take the Connaught Avenue exit and follow the “H” sign. The hospital’s entrance is about 1 km from this exit.
Other Notes

This facility is wheelchair accessible.

Available Services