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Juravinski Cancer Centre

699 Concession Street, Hamilton, ON, Canada

Juravinski Cancer Centre exterior
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Monday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
Closed
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McMaster Children’s Hospital

1200 Main St W, Hamilton, ON, Canada

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Visiting hours are open
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Ron Joyce Children’s Health Centre

325 Wellington St N, Hamilton, ON, Canada

Ron Joyce Children's Health Centre exterior
Operating hours are closed View Hours
Monday
8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 7:30 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 7:30 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 7:30 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
Closed
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St. Peter’s Hospital

88 Maplewood Avenue, Hamilton, ON, Canada

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West End Clinic/Urgent Care Centre

690 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON, Canada

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Operating hours are closed View Hours
Monday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sunday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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West Lincoln Memorial Hospital

169 Main Street East, Grimsby, Ontario, Canada

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Hamilton General Hospital

237 Barton St E, Hamilton, ON, Canada

Juravinski Cancer Centre

699 Concession Street, Hamilton, ON, Canada

Juravinski Hospital

711 Concession Street, Hamilton, ON L8V 1C3, Canada

McMaster Children's Hospital

1200 Main St W, Hamilton, ON, Canada

McMaster University Medical Centre

1200 Main St W, Hamilton, ON, Canada

Regional Rehabilitation Centre

300 Wellington St N, Hamilton, Ontario L8L 0A4, Canada

Ron Joyce Children's Health Centre

325 Wellington St N, Hamilton, ON, Canada

St. Peter's Hospital

88 Maplewood Avenue, Hamilton, ON, Canada

West End Clinic/Urgent Care Centre

690 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON, Canada

West Lincoln Memorial Hospital

169 Main Street East, Grimsby, Ontario, Canada

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Back in action after the fire

Constable Phil Sheldon of Beamsville was attempting to rescue a woman from a burning home in July 2015 when the house exploded, resulting in third- and fourth-degree burns to 50 per cent of his body. After being stabilized at his local hospital in St. Catharines, he was flown to Hamilton General Hospital (HGH) and admitted...

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Signs of Welcome unveiled at HHS

Last week, we launched and celebrated Signs of Welcome at Hamilton Health Sciences (HHS), an important milestone on our journey toward greater understanding and awareness of Indigenous cultures. Signs of Welcome are permanent poster installations throughout our sites, featuring Indigenous art and the first sentence of our land acknowledgment statement: “It’s a privilege to provide...

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Introducing… a radiologist

Sitting in a dark room with several computer screens, staff members and technologists enter one-by-one to talk to the radiologist. They’re focused on reviewing images of all the patients’ mammograms from that day. The low light helps Dr. Kavita Dhamanaskar and other radiologists to pick out subtle abnormalities in these complex images, whether it is...

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Youth and vaping: No such thing as risk-free

Vaping—it’s gone from relative obscurity to extreme popularity in just a few years. Vaping has recently gained cool status among teens for its reputation as a safer, less harmful, way to smoke. Because of its discrete look, sweet flavours, and smoke tricks have contributed to its rise in popularity among youth. While vaping may be...

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New discovery: diabetes drug reduces heart and kidney problems

A clinical trial led by researchers at the Population Health Research Institute of Hamilton Health Sciences (HHS) and McMaster University has found that the drug dulaglutide reduces heart and kidney issues in middle-aged and older people with Type 2 diabetes. The “REWIND” study followed more than 9,900 people in 24 countries over five years and...

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Youth and vaping: No such thing as risk-free

Vaping—it’s gone from relative obscurity to extreme popularity in just a few years. Vaping has recently gained cool status among teens for its reputation as a safer, less harmful, way to smoke. Because of its discrete look, sweet flavours, and smoke tricks have contributed to its rise in popularity among youth. While vaping may be...

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Does loud music damage hearing?

Although attending concerts is a great social activity, it is wise to be aware of the impact on your hearing. Audiologist Susan Whiteside explains the risks of loud noise and how to protect yourself from permanent hearing damage. How loud is too loud? Construction workers have to wear hearing protection because the noise they’re exposed...

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Treating flat head syndrome with a helmet

Flat head syndrome is fairly common, but some people are still unsure about the decision to have their child fitted for a corrective helmet. Certified Orthotist, Mike Hall, shares answers to the questions he gets from parents most often.

portrait of Dr. Hertzel Gerstein
Updates

New discovery: diabetes drug reduces heart and kidney problems

A clinical trial led by researchers at the Population Health Research Institute of Hamilton Health Sciences (HHS) and McMaster University has found that the drug dulaglutide reduces heart and kidney issues in middle-aged and older people with Type 2 diabetes. The “REWIND” study followed more than 9,900 people in 24 countries over five years and...

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Trans Inclusive initiative launches at Hamilton Health Sciences

Hamilton Health Sciences (HHS) has officially launched its Trans Inclusive Service and Care Initiative (TISC), just in time for Pride Month. The initiative is a collection of policies, tools, and projects to make HHS a more gender-inclusive organization. “The TISC addresses gaps in services and support for trans and gender-diverse staff and patients,” says Michele...

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Services to remain in community while WLMH facility upgrades to meet required safety standards are underway

Hamilton Health Sciences’ (HHS) Board of Directors has approved a plan to address safety issues and maintain surgical services and obstetrical services with some limitations at our West Lincoln Memorial Hospital (WLMH) site until the facility is rebuilt. The plan, developed by doctors and staff, involves upgrading facilities to meet required standards for patient safety...

Patient Phil and his wife, Tanya, stand outside the Burn Unit
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Back in action after the fire

Constable Phil Sheldon of Beamsville was attempting to rescue a woman from a burning home in July 2015 when the house exploded, resulting in third- and fourth-degree burns to 50 per cent of his body. After being stabilized at his local hospital in St. Catharines, he was flown to Hamilton General Hospital (HGH) and admitted...

Artist, Arnold Jacobs, standing with his sign of welcome poster
Stories

Signs of Welcome unveiled at HHS

Last week, we launched and celebrated Signs of Welcome at Hamilton Health Sciences (HHS), an important milestone on our journey toward greater understanding and awareness of Indigenous cultures. Signs of Welcome are permanent poster installations throughout our sites, featuring Indigenous art and the first sentence of our land acknowledgment statement: “It’s a privilege to provide...

Teenager vaping
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Youth and vaping: No such thing as risk-free

Vaping—it’s gone from relative obscurity to extreme popularity in just a few years. Vaping has recently gained cool status among teens for its reputation as a safer, less harmful, way to smoke. Because of its discrete look, sweet flavours, and smoke tricks have contributed to its rise in popularity among youth. While vaping may be...

A radiologist stands in portrait
Our People

Introducing… a radiologist

Sitting in a dark room with several computer screens, staff members and technologists enter one-by-one to talk to the radiologist. They’re focused on reviewing images of all the patients’ mammograms from that day. The low light helps Dr. Kavita Dhamanaskar and other radiologists to pick out subtle abnormalities in these complex images, whether it is...

An internationally trained nurse stands in portrait in front of the ICU
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Introducing… an internationally trained nurse

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