At UHN, we strive to deliver Compassionate Care & Caring. Learn more about the services and supports that are available to you throughout your journey.
Our UHN programs and services are among the most advanced in the world. We have grouped our physicians,
staff, services and resources into 10 medical programs to meet the needs of our patients and help us make
the most of our resources.
At the heart of everything we do at UHN are our Healthcare Professionals. Refer a patient to one of our 12 medical programs. Learn more about the resources and opportunities available for professional growth.
University Health Network has grown to be one of the largest research and teaching hospital networks in Canada - pioneers in improving the lives of patients. Our long history of health professions education at Toronto General, Toronto Western, Princess Margaret and Toronto Rehab hospitals has consistently advanced the science of education.
University Health Network is a health care and medical research organization in
Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The scope of research and complexity of cases at UHN has made us a national and international
source for discovery, education and patient care.
Being touched by illness affects us in different ways. Many people want to give back to the community
and help others. At UHN, we welcome your contribution and offer different ways you can help so you can find one that suits you.
The Newsroom is the source for media looking for information about UHN or trying to connect with one
of our experts for an interview. It's also the place to find UHN media policies and catch up on our news stories, videos, media releases,
podcasts and more.
Here you will find resources, tools and links for clinical preceptors/instructors who are working with learners during pandemic times. The information is also useful to learners arriving at UHN for their placement.
Things have changed for everyone! It’s important to have honest discussions about what this means in our day to day lives. Use the COVID Conversation Guide to help guide conversations around teaching and learning in our new COVID-influenced world.
How to improve patient experience while wearing PPE - tips for clinicians and learners on improving communication and patient experience while wearing personal protective equipment (PPE)
Are you planning
virtual care with a learner? These
Tips for Supervising Learners Providing Virtual Care include:
Are you thinking about how you will teach your next health professional learner(s)? Might you change
how you supervise your learners? Explore the pros and cons of the
Models of Supervision . Some ideas to consider:
The fieldwork/placement coordinator in your profession can support you with your questions about clinical teaching. For assistance connecting with the coordinator for your profession please email:
email@example.com. UHN Educational Development is available for consultations please email:
UHN’s Integrated Learner Services is available to support learners with their needs.UHN Medical Students - firstname.lastname@example.orgUHN Medical Residents and Fellows -
email@example.comAll other UHN Health Professions Learners - firstname.lastname@example.org
These materials were created by UHN Clinical Educational Development. Use for your teaching and learning practice, knowing it may need to be adapted to your educational context. Feel free to print copies of the resources for non-commercial use only. June 2020