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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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Patient menu changes

Dear Patients, We are making some changes to nutrition services because we are anticipating a high number of patients in...

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Online appointments deliver care and peace of mind

As a mother of four, including two daughters with significant medical needs, Sara Pot has her hands full on the...

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NO VISITORS: Changes to visiting guidelines due to COVID-19

Due to the changing situation with the coronavirus (COVID-19), Hamilton Health Sciences is taking special precautions to keep our patients,...

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COVID-19 Update

All HHS sites are open and continuing to offer care It’s safe for patients to come to their appointments. If...

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Baby recovers from hole in his diaphragm

Baby Sawyer has a condition known as CDH. His intestines and part of his spleen made their way into his chest cavity, causing problems with his breathing.