The construction of the YHC’s new staff residence and health services facility building was completed in 2011.
Nicely situated on the banks of the Whitehorse General Hospital Site over-looking the Yukon River, it offers great vies of the river, the city and the people it serves.
Crocus Ridge Residence is a fully furnished, short term, temporary accommodation offered to persons who are employed by or interning with the Yukon Hospital Corporation.
All units have:
- A kitchen that is fully equipped with all the basic appliances and fixtures
- A double XL bed along with all the necessary bedding
- A private bathroom with a bathtub and shower, toilet, and sink
- Wired internet access
- Cable TV
- A telephone (local calls only)
Your welcome package can be picked up after 1 PM at the Admitting and Discharge desk at Whitehorse General Hospital on the date of your scheduled check in to Crocus Ridge Residence.
One (1) room key and security fob to gain access to Crocus Ridge will be issued in your welcome package and must be returned at check out. A $75 fee will be charged to your credit card in the event that your room key is lost or damaged.
Tenants are asked to complete the included inventory list and return to the Facility and Residence Clerk
Inventory List (75KB PDF)
Rent must be received within 2 days after check in. Payment can be made at the Facility and Residence Office by way of a certified cheque, money order, credit card, or cash. At this time we will also require the completed inventory list and an imprint of your Credit Card which will act as a key/security deposit.
Rent includes heat, water, electrical, cable television, telephone (local calls), and access to common laundry facilities and parking.
Limited Internet of 20 gigabyte per month, is also included in your Rent. Please see Internet Access Section Below!
Check out time is prior to 1 PM. Please turn your keys into the Admitting and Discharge desk at Whitehorse General Hospital. It is your responsibility to leave the suite in the condition it was in when you arrived!
All suites are equipped with a telephone that is accessible for local calling. For all long distance calls you must use a calling card or call collect.
To allow entrance into Crocus Ridge though the intercom system, press the number 9 on your telephone's keypad after identifying guest.
Each suite has one wired internet modem. To gain access to the internet, simply plug the Ethernet cable located on the back of the modem beside the television into your computer/laptop.
Limited Internet of 20 gigabyte per month, is also included in your Rent. You will be notified of any overage charges that will be applied to your Credit Card. The billing cycle from the Internet Company is delayed approximately 30 days post usage charge being incurred.
We recommend you monitor your usage carefully by accessing the link provided below. Enter the MAC Address # found on the back of Cable Modem in the space provided on the webpage and monitor your Current Usage.
Parking is available for all Tenants. Please note that recreational vehicles are not permitted in this area. Those traveling with recreational vehicles that require space on the hospital campus are asked to contact the Facilities Manager, Art Lotz, who will arrange for an appropriate parking space.
Tenants are required to report all maintenance concerns such as leaks, deficiencies, damage, heating or electrical issues by emailing the Facilities Manager at: email@example.com or by phone at: 393-8768. After normal business hours, please contact the Engineer on shift at: 393-8717 or 332-4831.
Laundry facilities are available for Tenants, free of charge, on the third floor. Tenants will need to supply their own detergent and laundry products. Please be respectful and considerate of other tenants when doing laundry. Please leave washers open to air dry when not in use to alleviate odors.
Mail can be picked up at the Facility and Residence office. Tenants should stop by on a regular basis to check for mail. Personal mail can be addressed as followed:
(Name of Recipient) - (Room #)
C/O Facility and Residence
Whitehorse General Hospital
# 5 Hospital Rd
Whitehorse, YT Y1A 3H7
It is the Tenant's responsibility to maintain the cleanliness of their unit during their stay. If housekeeping is caused to exceed the expected 0.75 hours to bring the suite back to the condition received, Tenants will be invoiced.
Any damage done to the suites due to disrespectful behaviors will be the Tenant's responsibility. Specifically:
- Damage done to the paint/plaster on the walls from adhesives or push pins
- Damages done to the windows or it's surroundings from screen removal
- Damages done to the floors or furniture from rearranging
GARBAGE and RECYCLING DEPOTS
Garbage and recycling receptacles are located outside of the Residence directly on the North side of the building on the East Side of fuel storage tank. Garbage is not to be stored within the building/suite. You are responsible for removing all garbage in a timely fashion to the outside receptacles.
Absolutely no pets are allowed in Crocus Ridge.
Smoking is not permitted in Crocus Ridge. Designated smoking areas are located outside of the Residence. Please refer to the map on the back of the Unit's door for location.
FIREARMS, EXPLOSIVES and FLAMMABLES
Firearms, explosives and flammables are not permitted in the Crocus Ridge. - this includes candles and any type of device that can be used for cooking not included in your suite such as a BBQ, camp stove, etc.
Heat is included in your accommodations but we would ask your assistance in eliminating excessive heat costs due to the opening of windows during the winter. If you are having an issue with controlling the temperature within your unit, please call us immediately rather than leave windows open during winter months.
Please exercise discretion and common sense when using utilities. Turn off all electrical appliances when not needed.