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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.
The Leasing team works hard behind the scenes to revitalize the food and retail services across UHN's major hospital sites. From bringing in favourites like Starbucks and Tim Hortons, to recruiting new vendors like Pinto-Ready-to-Eat and Danish Pastry House, the team makes sure staff, visitors and patients are well-fed and have options.
Email for vending and retail opportunities
Environmental Services (formerly known as Housekeeping) plays a critical role in minimizing the risk of microbial contamination and preventing the transmission of infections. They clean and disinfect inpatient rooms, patient care areas, clinics, labs, operating rooms, offices and public areas at UHN sites, as well as manage all waste and recycling streams, and pest control.
The UHN Environmental Services team is mandated to adhere to the standard of care outlined in the Provincial Infectious Diseases Advisory Committee: Best Practices for Environmental Cleaning for Prevention and Control of Infections in All Health Care Settings, 3rd Edition, April 2018 and UHN IPAC Policies and Procedures
Email for information on Environmental Services at UHN
From plumbers to engineers, this team ensures the capability and reliability of UHN's critical infrastructure, which includes heating, cooling, ventilation systems, plumbing, electrical distribution, elevators, pneumatic tube and medical gas systems. It is made up of many skilled trades, who make sure all sites are safe and operating as intended.
The team performs preventative maintenance designed to preserve UHN's infrastructure and also provides trade expertise in project development for new equipment and system installations.
The team also responds to work and maintenance requests – both emergency and non-emergency – from clinical staff.
TeamUHN members looking to file a maintenance request, must submit a project form.
Access the form on the Corporate Intranet under Forms & Templates.
Email for more information
The Parking team oversees more than 2,400 parking spaces at UHN-owned lots that are available for staff, patients and visitors.
Contact the Parking team
The Nutrition Services team prepares healthy, nutritious meals for UHN patients, customizing each meal to the patient's preferences and therapeutic diet needs. The team coordinates all aspects of food receiving, storage, meal assembly, like preparing sandwiches, salads and snacks, as well as assembling meals on beltlines, heating meals and adjusting trays in the nutrition centres. The team also coordinates the delivery of meals to patients and clean-up, including washing and sanitizing trays and dishware.
The team works to accommodate all patient needs and ensure the right meal gets to the right patient.
The Core Catering team also provides high quality catering services across UHN.
Learn more about
CORE Catering and the menu »
Email for information on Nutrition Services
Made up of hospital assistants, porters, movers, drivers and more, this team assists clinical staff with all transportation needs across UHN sites. They transfer patients for tests, procedures, or rehabilitation support within UHN sites and between facilities on University Avenue. They also coordinate inter-site trucking and delivery of specimens, blood products, pharmaceuticals, equipment, MDRD case carts, mail, and medical gases.
The following is a list of transportation services they provide:
Email for information on Transportation Services