Covenant Health Hyperbaric Unit

The Covenant Health Hyperbaric Unit is located at the Misericordia Community Hospital in West Edmonton and has been serving the needs of Albertans and neighboring provinces and Territories for over two decades. 

The Hyperbaric Unit operates in support of the Institute of Reconstructive Sciences in Medicine (IRSM) and provides care to patients suffering with conditions listed with the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS).

The conditions treated include but are not limited to;

  • Decompression sickness
  • Radiation tissue injury
  • Osteoradionecrosis
  • Carbon monoxide poisoning
  • Gas Gangrene
  • Chronic Wounds
  • Cerebral Arterial Gas Emboli
  • Compromised Skin flaps
  • Refractory Osteomyelitis
  • Necrotizing soft tissue infections
  • Acute Ischemias

The Covenant Health Hyperbaric Unit is operated by the Respiratory Therapy Service at the MisericordiaHospital and through the support of the Covenant Foundation and their generous donors.  It continues to be the only hospital based hyperbaric service in the province.

Click here to download the patient and famility guide to hyperbaric oxygen therapy.

For additional information on the Covenant Health Hyperbaric Unit contact the unit directly.

Location & contact

Covenant Health Hyperbaric Oxygen Unit
Room 2N-18
MisericordiaCommunityHospital
16940 87 Ave NW
Edmonton, Alberta, T5R 4H5

Emergency Contact 780.735.2627


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