Victoria Hospital, Castries. Saint Lucia
Victoria Hospital is a suburban hospital with an emergency department and wards that see mainly heart disease, hypertension, diabetes, asthma, sickle cell disease, tuberculosis and HIV. It is the main local trauma facility and operates on a 24-hour schedule.
There is an emergency room, which has 6 acute care beds and one resuscitation room. The hospital has a staff of physicians and surgeons specializing in all areas of medicine.
Services provided: general surgery, internal medicine, cardiology, orthopedics, pediatrics, ENT, opthalmology, dermatology, obstetrics and gynecology, psychiatry, urology, dentistry, anesthesiology and outpatients clinics.
Supporting services: radiology, operating rooms, emergency rooms, laboratory, pharmacy, laundry, dietary, phsyiotherapy, intensive care unit and blood bank.