The Atlantic is led by Horizon Health Network (Horizon). Horizon is the largest regional health authority in New Brunswick and the second-largest health authority in Atlantic Canada with expertise in diverse areas of health and community services. Horizon operates in 12 hospitals and more than 100 medical facilities, clinics and offices throughout New Brunswick, servicing residents of New Brunswick, northern Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island.
Horizon Health Network
In Atlantic Canada, Horizon Health has stepped forward as a Lead Organization. Horizon Health is one of two health authorities in New Brunswick. It operates 12 hospitals and more than 100 medical facilities, clinics and offices throughout New Brunswick. Horizon services residents of New Brunswick, northern Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island with its $1.2B budget.
Nova Scotia Health
Nova Scotia Health provides health services for Nova Scotians and a wide array of specialized services to Maritimers and Atlantic Canadians. We operate hospitals, health centres and community-based programs across the province. Our team of health professionals includes employees, doctors, researchers, learners and volunteers. We also work in partnership with community groups, schools, governments, foundations and auxiliaries and community health boards.
Eastern Health is the largest integrated health organization in Newfoundland and Labrador providing a full continuum of health services within their region. Eastern Health also has a unique provincial mandate to deliver various tertiary services with its $1.6B budget.
Health PEI is responsible for the delivery of publicly funded health services in Prince Edward Island with its $.7B budget. These include hospitals, health centres, public long-term care nursing facilities and community-based programs and services.
IWK Health is the Maritime region’s leading health care and research centre dedicated to the well-being of women, children, youth and families. In addition to providing highly specialized and complex care, the IWK provides certain primary care services and is a strong advocate for the health of families. The IWK is a global leader in research and knowledge sharing, and a partner in educating the next generation of health professionals.
Medavie is a not-for-profit health solutions provider. Medavie Blue Cross is a premier all-in-one benefits carrier and public health program administrator. Medavie Health Services is a national primary health care solutions organization and the largest private provider of EMS management services in Canada.
Shannex Incorporated is a family-run organization with a vision of Leading the Way to Better Living through the provision of seniors’ care, service and accommodation. Beginning in 1988 with a single nursing home, we now offer a full continuum of services for seniors through our Care at Home, Parkland Retirement Living, Faubourg du Mascaret and long term care communities. Currently, we have communities in New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Ontario, where approximately 5,000 employees provide care and service to more than 4,500 residents.
Vitalitè Health Network
Vitalité Health Network is a regional health authority providing and managing health care and services in an area covering northern and southeastern New Brunswick. The Network is the only Francophone managed organization of its kind in the country and has nearly 60 points of service providing a range of health care and services to members of the public in the official language of their choice.