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.
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UHN's Laboratory Medicine Program is the largest diagnostic lab in Canada and is a global leader as a provider of complex, speciality laboratory medicine.
This week is National Med Lab Week (NMLW) and UHN is proud to recognize and celebrate the critical role UHN's medical laboratory professionals have in patient care and driving health-care decisions every day.
Every day, technologists and other laboratory professionals work alongside UHN's programs, departments and clinical areas to achieve best practices and act as nationwide leaders in research and education.
The medical activities and advancements undertaken by the Laboratory Medicine Program help us reach our common strategic goals of being a global leader in health care.
With over 500 lab staff spread across all UHN sites, our lab professionals are integral members of health-care teams. They perform a wide variety of duties in order to make sure our patients and clinicians have an accurate and comprehensive diagnosis.
Do you know someone who has received a transplant, survived a heart attack, manages diabetes, or received a blood transfusion?
The Laboratory Medicine Program works to help these patients and every UHN patient is impacted by the work of the members of the lab team.
How do lab professionals serve our patients?
Our lab professionals support our patients by:
You might not see the lab professionals every day, but if you can, take time this week to thank them for the valuable role they play in the delivery of quality patient care.
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