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Juravinski Cancer Centre

699 Concession Street Hamilton, ON L8V 5C2

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Operating hours are closed View Hours
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 L8N 3Z5

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Visiting hours are open
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Ron Joyce Children’s Health Centre

325 Wellington St N Hamilton, ON L8L 0A4

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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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West End Clinic/Urgent Care Centre

690 Main Street West Hamilton, ON L8S 1A4

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Operating hours are open 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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Introducing… a physician assistant

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Wheelchair-friendly costumes make Halloween fun for everyone

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School, police, hospital to thank after young girl survives cardiac arrest

Rose Antone says she has a lot of people to thank for saving her daughter’s life. She tears up just thinking about what could have happened if they hadn’t all come to 7-year old Tiannah’s aid. The young girl was participating in Gatestone Elementary School’s Terry Fox Run earlier this month when she collapsed on...

Dr. Bill Krizmanich, Hamilton Health Sciences emergency physician
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Three things an ER doctor wants you to know

Do you know what healthcare options are available to you in Hamilton? Emergency doctor Dr. Bill Krizmanich shares three things you should remember the next time you're looking for medical care.

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An Important Reminder: Book your Mammogram with the Ontario Breast Screening Program

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Back to school with McMaster Children’s Hospital

Back to school can be a stressful time for parents and kids. Together with both school boards and the City of Hamilton, we've developed a downloadable booklet containing advice on a variety of topics like anxiety, vaccinations and allergies.

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Survey: How can we better connect with you?

We're always looking for ways to better connect with our patients and families and provide access to valuable health information to improve the patient experience. We welcome your feedback about the type of communications you may be interested in.

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A spooktacular Halloween 2019

This Halloween was a spooktacular success! Check out photos of the festivities at Hamilton Health Sciences.

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HHS honoured for ten years of organ donation leadership

For the tenth year in a row, Hamilton Health Sciences (HHS) has been recognized for its leadership in organ donation performance. Trillium Gift of Life Network (TGLN) – the Ontario agency that facilitates organ donation and transplant– presented the hospital with two performance awards at a ceremony this week. HHS received the Provincial Conversion Rate...

A patient with multiple sclerosis climbs some stairs wearing a Bioness device.
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Dr. Jeff Healey shows pacemaker to Jason Baum
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girl in wheelchair with DJ table on her lap
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Wheelchair-friendly costumes make Halloween fun for everyone

Some trick-or-treaters will have majorly tricked out costumes this Halloween thanks to a project out of Ron Joyce Children’s Health Centre. A group of parents, staff, and volunteers has been hard at work creating mobility device-friendly outfits for patients of the centre. “I’ve been creating wheelchair-friendly costumes for my daughter, Molly for a few years,”...

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Introducing… a physician assistant

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A pediatric anesthesiologist prepares in the operating room.
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Introducing… a pediatric anesthesiologist

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