Disclaimer and Terms of Use

The emergency department wait times displayed on this website are being provided for general information only.


Please be advised that the wait times can change significantly and immediately, without warning and therefore are not guaranteed. Patients will be seen in the emergency department based on their medical condition and the severity of their situation.


Due to changing demands in emergency departments, these wait times may not be the time you will need to wait once you arrive at the emergency department. The provision of the wait times on this website are not medical advice or a recommendation of one emergency department over another.


Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) and Providence Health Care (PHC) expressly disclaims all liability for the use of this information and for any claims, actions, demands or suits arising from such use.


VCH and PHC does not assume and is not responsible for any liability whatsoever arising from any person’s use of this website or from any person’s decision to access any of the services referred to in the website.


This website features resources that are external to the VCH and PHC organizations and thereby take no responsibility for the content presented in these websites outside of our website. We merely provide links to other external resources for informational purposes.


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