Health Care Services


Williams Lake is the health care centre for the South Cariboo and Chilcotin region serving a regional population of over 53,000. Residents of the area receive excellent care from a capable and conscientious community of general practitioners, specialist physicians, and allied health professionals.


The Cariboo Memorial Hospital provides the following services:

  • Medical
  • Surgical
  • Obstetrical and gynecological
  • Pediatric
  • Internal medicine
  • Cardiology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Psychiatry
  • Dermatology

The hospital offers 24-hour emergency room coverage. Click here for how to find and contact the hospital.

Employment Opportunities

If you would like to know more about opportunities for health care employment in Williams Lake please tour the links below.

Primary Care Update for the Central Interior Rural Region (Spring 2023)

The Collaborative Services Committee (CSC) updates the communities of 100 Mile House, WIlliams Lake and surrounding areas about the challenges currently facing health service providers. 

You can read their latest newsletter here: Spring 2023 CIR Collaborative Services Committee (CSC) Newsletter