James Paton Memorial Hospital is one of two acute care referral centres in the central region.  It provides a wide variety of emergency, acute care and specialized medical services.
Community Overview

The Town of Gander is located in central Newfoundland and is a major service centre for the area. The community is situated on the Trans Canada Highway with access to deep water ports in just 30 minutes, with a population of approximately 11,500. 

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Transportation & Accommodations
Gander has no public transportation. The phone number for taxi services is: Busy Bee Taix at 709-256.1444. 

Learners training in either the hospital or clinics are provided accommodations whenever possible. For more information about accommodations, please contact the APA for Gander at

Contact Information

James Paton Memorial Hospital Switchboard Phone Number: 709-256-2500.

If you require contact information or additional information about Gander, please connect with the APA for Gander at