Welcome to KHSC

Southeastern Ontario’s largest acute-care academic hospital

At Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC) we care for our patients, families and each other through everyday actions, significant moments and exciting breakthroughs.

KHSC is Southeastern Ontario’s largest acute-care academic hospital. Consisting of our Hotel Dieu Hospital site, Kingston General Hospital site and the Cancer Centre of Southeastern Ontario, as well as two research institutes, we care for more than 500,000 patients and families from across our region.

As one of Kingston’s largest employers, we are home to almost 6,000 staff, more than 2,000 health care learners and 1,000 volunteers who are committed to partnering with patients and families to ensure we continually provide high quality, compassionate care.

 

Fully affiliated with Queen’s University we are ranked as one of Canada’s top research hospitals.

To learn more about KHSC, visit the About Us section and read our strategy for Transforming care, together.

Accessing your health care information

Looking to obtain some of your health care information?

If you are, please fax your completed and signed consent form to the KHSC Release of Information department using this fax number: 613-542-8071.

When completing your form, please clearly state what specific medical information you wish to have released and to whom you wish to have this information released to.

For more information and to download the request form please, click here.

Latest News

June 30th, 2022

It’s often said that the Emergency Department (ED) is the ‘front door to hospital care.’ In fact at Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC), hundreds of people come through the ED each day, totaling more than...

June 20th, 2022

Former NHL player Mario Lemieux once said, “Every day is a great day for hockey.”

November 27, 2021, was no exception for 31-year-old Brandon Blaskie, a goalie, who had travelled from Perth to Kingston to...

June 10th, 2022

Issy Dunn is recognized as a Kingston Health Sciences Centre employee by a typical ID badge but two small pins attached to the badge—a rainbow pride flag and a button reading “they/them”—also help to identify...

May 9th, 2022

Nothing conveys trust quite like putting your life in someone else’s hands. When people are critically ill in the Emergency Department (ED), they often have little to no time to build trust in the health-care...