Our member organizations each offer services according to their strengths, from acute care, long-term care, community care, to rehabilitation, hospice, community outreach, and mental health.
We are united in our passion to serve others. We live our mission every day in the way we tend to the people we meet, and each other. Genuine compassion and caring – it’s what we’re known for, locally and around the world.
St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton
St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton (SJHH) delivers high-quality, evidence based, compassionate care to patients in Hamilton-Niagara-Haldimand-Brant and beyond. SJHH is a leading academic health science and research centre. Home to more than 5,000 staff, 700 physicians and 1000 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. SJHH’s emergency department sees more than 50,000 patients a year.
St. Mary’s General Hospital, Kitchener
St. Mary’s General Hospital (SMGH), in Kitchener, is the second-largest acute care hospital in the St. Joseph’s Health System and one of Canada’s top Regional Cardiac Care Centres. Nearly 2,000 staff, physicians and volunteers provide innovative, compassionate care to approximately one million residents of Waterloo Wellington and beyond. St. Mary’s is affiliated with the Faculty of Health Sciences at McMaster University and Conestoga College. True to its vision to be the safest and most effective hospital in Canada, St. Mary’s is a consistent leader in national safety measures.