ABOUT LION’S HEAD
The Lion’s Head Site of Grey Bruce Health Services experiences a high seasonal volume. Approximately 25 staff and four physicians work at this site which offers 24/7 Emergency care, acute care, inpatient and outpatient physiotherapy, phlebotomy and x-ray services. Full Diagnostic Imaging services including MRI and CT can be accessed at GBHS, Owen Sound. The Peninsula FHT works out of two sites (Lion’s Head and Tobermory). The Tobermory site also houses the Tobermory Hyperbaric Facility, focusing on hyperbaric medicine. The FHT works collaboratively with other healthcare agencies, including CCAC , mental health and community & social services. Our Physician Group also provides care to the residents of the local long term care facility.
There are many places to see and plenty of things to do on the Bruce Peninsula. Tobermory is a perfect spot for anglers, boaters and sailors. Hike to the edge of the escarpment on Gun Pointe route for a perfect view of Georgian Bay. Tobermory has many beaches, and offers diving, hiking, kayaking and golfing. Art lovers would appreciate the breathtaking scenery.
The Lion’s Head Site of Grey Bruce Health Services experiences a high seasonal volume. Approximately 25 staff and 4 physicians work at this site. The Lion’s Head Hospital is a fully accredited community hospital with a 24 hour Emergency Department, acute care, inpatient and outpatient physiotherapy, phlebotomy and x-ray services. Full Medical Imaging services including MRI and CT scan can be assessed at GBHS, Owen Sound. Family physicians supporting the hospital belong to the Peninsula Family Health Team (Lion’s Head and Tobermory), covering a range of services including a clinic practice, mental health counseling, well baby care, diabetes education, geriatric care and hyperbaric medicine (Tobermory Hyperbaric Facility).
Level of Service: Primary and Ambulatory
Number of Beds: 4
Referral Sites: London, Kitchener, Owen Sound, Toronto
Learner Parking: Free
Population: (Lion’s Head): 517 (Bruce Peninsula) 3,744
Median Age: 53.9