CISSS de la Monteregie-Ouest

CISSS de la Monteregie-Ouest


The CISSS (Centre intégré de santé et de services sociaux [trans. Integrated health and social services centre]) de la Montérégie-Ouest operates over the western part of the Montreal South Shore, a territory host to some 455,000 citizen. Our organization is supported by about 9,500 employees, with 560 medical doctors, of which 265 general practitioners and 295 specialists, and around 700 volunteers. It also boasts no less than 128 facilities, including 3 hospitals, 11 local community service centres, and 11 nursing centres. Beyond providing general and primary care services, the CISSS also coordinates the presentation of specialized services, whether in hospitals, nursing homes, or rehabilitation centres. As such, the organization carries out regional responsibilities regarding physical rehabilitation, intellectual disability, autism spectrum disorders and addiction.


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May 14, 2006