Vancouver Island Birth Hospitals

Visiting Hours

We believe people heal best when surrounded by family and friends. As such, we welcome visitors and do not impose limited visiting hours at our hospitals.

In certain situations, care staff may regulate the number of visitors and length of visits based on patient needs and/or requirements of the unit.

Read our visitor guidelines.

Birth Hospitals

Campbell River

North Island Hospital, Campbell River & District

Port Alberni

West Coast General Hospital 



Nanaimo Regional General Hospital

A pre-admission package is available from the Central Vancouver Island Health Unit, or the admitting department of the hospital. Pre-registration helps the hospital process your admission and address your accommodation preference.

Book a hospital tour

Call 250 755 7691 local 52021 to arrange a tour of the department.



North Island Hospital, Comox Valley 


Cowichan Valley

Cowichan District Hospital 


Saltspring Island

Lady Minto Hospital 



Victoria General Hospital (VGH)

Preregistration for your birth can be done any time prior to to admission. You may want to do this during your hospital tour. Private room request forms can be filled out at that time.

Book a hospital tour

Call 250.727.4212 to arrange a tour of the department.