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.
At UHN, we treat your personal health information with respect and sensitivity. We do so in accordance with the Ontario Personal Health Information Protection Act and all other applicable laws.
The people at UHN who provide and support your care are allowed to see your health information. This group includes doctors, nurses, technicians, therapists and other health professionals who provide care. Students may also work with your health care team under the guidance of qualified teachers.
Unless you tell us not to, we may also disclose your information to:1. Visitors or callers so they can reach you in the hospital. If you do not want UHN to tell visitors or callers that you are in the hospital, let us know when you are admitted and share this with your care team.
2. Connect you with a religious or spiritual advisor from the community who may visit you in the hospital. If you do not want this service, please tell us when you are admitted.3. Share your information with the UHN foundations. If you do not want to be contacted for fundraising after you leave the hospital, please let us know when you are being admitted. To be removed from communications from The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation, call 416 946 6560. To be removed from communications from the UHN Foundation, call 416 603 5300.
We respect your right to see your health record. If you wish to do so, please call the Release of Information line at 416 340 4771. Further information about how to obtain access to your record can be found in the
Health Records section of this site.
Please see our privacy brochure available at the bottom of this page and in many locations throughout the hospital. You may also contact the
UHN Privacy Office.
Further questions and concerns can be directed to the Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario at:
2 Bloor Street EastSuite 1400Toronto, ON
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