The Lois Hole Hospital for Women is a medical centre of excellence providing a vast array of obstetrical and gynecological services in Alberta for women's medical care and surgical procedures. The hospital has six operating rooms dedicated to women for obstetrics and gynecological procedures. Each operating room is designed specifically for women’s health procedures and is equipped with state-of-the-art digital operating room technology and instrumentation.
As a national leader in the care for patients with high-risk pregnancies, labour and deliveries, the Lois Hole Hospital for Women offers specialized inpatient and outpatient care for these women. Multiple labour and delivery rooms include two that contain infant resuscitation areas to provide the most advanced care. This leading edge facility delivers over 7,500 babies every year.
More than just a suite of operating rooms, inpatient suites and clinics, the Lois Hole Hospital for Women is a centre of hope. The hospital was designed to allow the healing power of art and nature to supplement the incredible medical achievements that go on each day within its walls.
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All services provided at the Lois Hole Hospital for Women fall under the umbrella of Obstetrics and Gynecology. The Lois Hole Hospital for Women is extremely proud to be home to the University of Alberta’s Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry Obstetrics and Gynecology Department.
A culture of continuing growth and education can be found throughout the hospital. The Women & Children’s Health Research Institute (WCHRI) is the only research institute in Canada and one of the few in the world, to focus on women’s, children’s and perinatal health. WCHRI is a partnership between the University of Alberta and Alberta Health Services with the Royal Alexandra Hospital Foundation acting as one of its major funding partners. The Lois Hole Hospital for women is proud to be the home to one of two research hubs for WCHRI and the exceptional research happening at the hospital continues to grow each year.