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Health Services


COVID-19 Update

Please plan to attend your appointment, procedure or surgery as scheduled unless you are otherwise notified. During the pandemic, the hospital may be required to prioritize emergency and urgent cases, which may result in a change to your appointment. If this is the case, you will be contacted by a member of your care team. As always, our goal is to continue serving our community by providing quality hospital services for as long as it is safe and appropriate to do so during the pandemic.

Click here for more information about  our hospital during the pandemic.

Click here for more information about visiting the hospital during the pandemic.

St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton (SJHH) offers an extensive range of comprehensive health services to residents of Hamilton-Niagara-Haldimand-Brant, surrounding region and beyond. Our services span the continuum of care from in hospital complex-acute care to outpatient services to home care and long term care.

St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton is the largest acute care hospital and only academic and research centre in the St. Joseph’s Health System. Because we are one of the leading teaching and referral hospitals in Ontario, our patients benefit from an environment that fosters innovation and rapid adoption of new technologies, research, and treatments. We recognize and take great pride in the fact that we are a vital resource for specialized programs and health care services in the region.

Home to more than 4,000 staff, 700 physicians and 600 volunteers, St. Joe’s is a multi-site, regional, tertiary centre, renowned for its strength in respiratory care, kidney and urinary care, mental health and addictions, surgical services, cancer surgery and women’s and infants’ care. Our emergency department sees more than 50,000 patients a year.

Recognized for our expert delivery of compassionate, quality, patient-centred care, SJHH is built on the strengths and reputation of each of the programs that make up our wide range of services. Please follow the links on the menu to the left to learn more about each of the medical programs, specialty and outpatient healthcare services offered at SJHH.