Figures at a Glance
Covenant Health is Canada’s largest Catholic healthcare organization, with almost 15,000 physicians, employees and volunteers in 12 communities. A major provider in Alberta’s integrated health system, Covenant Health works with Alberta Health Services and community partners to positively influence the health of Albertans through a broad range of programs and services in 18 hospitals, health centres and continuing care facilities.
*These physicians designate a Covenant Health facility as their primary site for practice. There are an additional 1,049 physicians who also have privileges to care for patients and residents in our facilities.
2012/13 Facts and Figures
In 2012/13, Covenant Health met or exceeded targets for service activity set out in our Cooperation and Service Agreement with Alberta Health Services, which outlines such annual service level requirements as occupancy rates, surgeries, lab tests, births and Emergency Department visits.
Emergency visits: 193,091
Outpatient visits: 386,888
Acute patient days: 316,431
Resident days: 507,768
Diagnostic Imaging exams: 259,312
Lab tests: Over 3.1 million
Acute care beds: 946
Sub-acute care beds: 20
Palliative beds: 81
Rehabilitation beds: 24
Continuing care, designated assisted living, assisted living: 1,379
Community Service Beds (Respite): 13
Executive Expense Reporting
Please note: where no report is posted, no expenses were reported during that period.
Senior Leadership Expense Reports
As part of an ongoing commitment to quality and patient safety, each year, Covenant Health is accredited through Accreditation Canada. Emphasizing accountability, performance measurement and effective governance, Accreditation Canada has an internationally recognized evaluation process for assessing the quality of health services.
Following an onsite survey in November 2012, Covenant Health was Accredited with Exemplary Standing, the highest level of achievement. This completes the third year of a three-year Accreditation cycle for Covenant Health. The next survey will take place in October 2014.
Covenant Health’s 2012 Accreditation Results:
For more information about Covenant Health’s commitment and contribution to Alberta’s health system: