Zone 3 River Valley Horizon Health Network

Cardiologists: 0
Endocrinologist: 1
Family physicians: 152
Internal medicine specialists: 17
Nephrologists: 0
Neurologists: 3
Ophthalmologists: 6
Physical medicine specialist: 6
Plastic surgeons: 5
Psychiatrists: 10
Vascular surgeons: 2
Hospitals: 6
Community Health Centres: 3
Pharmacist with Certified Diabetes Educator certification: 4

Zone 3 River Valley (Horizon Health Network) currently consists of 1 regional hospital (Dr. Everett Chalmers Hospital), a community hospital (Oromocto Public Hospital), 14 community health centres and clinics, Extra-Mural, Public Health and Community Mental Health services along the Saint John River valley.

The Zone is also home to comprehensive rehabilitation services at the Stan Cassidy Centre for Rehabilitation, a Veterans Health Unit, an emerging Telehealth program, and the latest diagnostic capabilities.

There are First Nations communities in the River Valley Zone and Fredericton is the center for the NB programs of the Aboriginal Diabetes Initiative.

There are very active diabetes education centers (for diabetes and pre-diabetes) and several other programs contributing to provincial diabetes care, including yearly diabetes update conference for diabetes educators. There are several diabetes related telemedicine and Teleheath initiatives