As a premier academic and research healthcare organization, St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton (SJHH) is committed to making a difference in people’s lives and creating a lasting future for our community through integrated health services and internationally recognized programs. Our threefold mission is to provide dynamic research, revolutionary methods in health sciences education, and the highest standard of clinical care in a spirit of compassion, innovation and commitment.
SJHH is affiliated with McMaster University, Mohawk College and the St. Joseph’s Health System (SJHS) and home to the prestigious Firestone Institute for Respiratory Health and the high-tech Brain-Body Institute. Also among SJHH’s prominent teaching contributions is the internationally renowned Centre for Minimal Access Surgery (CMAS).
SJHH has earned a national reputation for outstanding patient care and innovative medical and surgical treatments. The Hospital is particularly well known for excellence in respiratory care, kidney and urinary care, mental health and addictions, surgical services, cancer surgery and women’s and infants’ care. We are also recognized as a leading academic and research centre. – less