McMaster Children’s Hospital

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McMaster Children’s Hospital has been providing care to children from across the region since 1988. Here, patients ranging in age from infancy to 17 receive care through a family-centred approach that accounts for the child’s emotional, mental and physical well-being.

The hospital is home to the fastest-growing kids-only emergency department in Ontario, one of Canada’s most advanced neonatal intensive care units, and a range of programs and clinics with unique expertise in a number of areas including children’s cancer, digestive diseases, and mental health.

Health Care at McMaster Children's Hospital

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Kick off summer with these orange-mango creamsicles

What could possibly be a more refreshing way to beat the summer heat than a cold dessert? Bonus points for...

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New RJCHC parenting workshops give families strategies and solutions

Angie Butt’s daughter, Eva, was born with a variety of health challenges. Over the last few years, she and her...

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Real-time updates from HHS operating rooms now available through Epic

When Lindsay Janzen’s baby underwent a six-hour surgery earlier this month, the worried mom received text-message updates directly from the...

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New diagnostic imaging equipment at HHS – including a first-of-its kind CT scanner in Canada

There’s excitement in the air at Hamilton Health Sciences’ (HHS) McMaster University Medical Centre (MUMC). The diagnostic imaging (DI) unit...

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MCH’s Pediatric Intensive Care Unit is “nothing short of exceptional”

For parents whose children receive care in McMaster Children’s Hospital’s pediatric intensive care unit (PICU), the experience usually stays in...