Who We AreFor over 121 years St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton (SJHH) has cared for the community in a spirit of compassion, innovation, and commitment, a drive that has nurtured the growth of the organization into a multi-site, regional, tertiary, academic health science centre. As a premier academic and research health care organization, SJHH commits to making a difference in people's lives and the future of our community, through integrated health services and internationally recognized programs.
With a staff of more than 4,000 and with over 650 beds, the organization's four locations - including the Charlton, West 5th, King and Brantford campuses - provide tertiary, secondary and ambulatory health care services for the Hamilton-Niagara-Haldimand-Brant Local Health Integration Network, and the neighbouring regions of Halton, Kitchener-Waterloo, and Norfolk.
St. Joseph's West 5th Campus provides specialized tertiary mental health services for residents of Central South Region in Ontario, operating specialized mental health beds and providing leading edge community services to thousands of outpatients.
St. Joseph's King Campus is a state-of-the-art, stand-alone facility that has pioneered models of ambulatory care and includes a robust Surgery Centre for cataract surgeries and a 39-bed Satellite Dialysis Centre.
St. Joseph's Charlton Campus is a tertiary care teaching centre, which includes the regional centre for kidney transplants, oncologic surgery and a large acute care hospital.
Among St. Joseph's teaching contributions are the internationally renowned Centre for Minimal Access Surgery and the Centre for Evaluation of Medicines.
Affiliated with McMaster University, Mohawk College, and the St. Joseph's Health System (SJHS), SJHH is home to the multi-million dollar Father Sean O'Sullivan Research Centre, the prestigious Firestone Institute for Respiratory Health, and the high-tech Brain-Body Institute.
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