Under a promise of Advancing Understanding. Improving Lives., Waypoint is a fully accredited hospital. We value our employees and strive for a quality workplace environment providing lifelong learning, growth and well-being.
A new clinical services plan focusing on the ideal patient experience will guide services for the next five to ten years and includes:
- Formal adoption of recovery philosophy
- Enhancement of culturally competent care
- Enhancement of a culture of least restraint/trauma informed care
The hospital is recognized for its leadership in forensic mental health services and provides the province's only maximum secure forensic mental health hospital for patients requiring mental health treatment and care who have come into conflict with the law.
We are recognized for the provision of exceptional care to those most needing mental health services in the region and province, research of severe behaviours associated with mental illness and for our contributions to the understanding of mental illness.
Waypoint is committed to a comprehensive research and academics strategy which is moving us forward in knowledge translation and best practice implementation.
We are a Catholic hospital committed to providing excellence in specialized mental health and addictions services grounded in research and education and guided by faith-based values.
As an inspired organization, we will change lives by leading the advancement and delivery of compassionate care.
Caring, Respect, Innovation, Accountability