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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.
You need a referral from your doctor to become a patient at a UHN hospital. Your doctor will refer you to one of our specialized clinics or to one of our doctors directly.
You can find additional referral information about
your clinic here.
Your doctor can find
referral information here.
Your referral will be processed as soon as possible. Special consideration will be given to emergency referrals or if your family doctor or referring doctor has an urgent concern.
Usually, your doctor will contact you to tell you when your appointment at UHN will be.
Your referral could take longer if you are an international patient. Please see below for more information.
If you want to transfer to a UHN hospital from a different hospital, ask your doctor for a referral.
You are considered an international patient if:
All referrals for international patients must go through our
International Patient Program.
All patients are treated equally, according to our
Purpose, Values and Principles. Your residency status will not affect your access to care or the quality of care you receive at UHN.