Welcome

Southeastern Ontario's leading centre for complex-acute and specialty care

Kingston General Hospital (KGH) is a community of people dedicated to transforming the patient and family experience through innovative and collaborative approaches to care, knowledge and leadership.

KGH is a site of Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC) and is southeastern Ontario’s centre for complex, acute and specialty care, research and teaching. KHSC serves almost 500,000 people who live in a 20,000-square-kilometre predominantly rural area, as well as some communities on James Bay in Ontario’s north.

We are one of the largest employers in Southeastern Ontario and we have over 1000 volunteers who contribute their energy and skills to caring for others.  

 

To learn about KHSC’s Hotel Dieu Hospital site, visit www.hoteldieu.com. To learn more about KHSC, visit the About Us section and read our strategy for Transforming care, together.

Accessing your healthcare information

Looking to obtain some of your healthcare information?

If you are, please fax your completed and signed consent form to the KHSC Release of Information department using this fax number: 613-542-8071.

When completing your form, please clearly state what specific medical information you wish to have released and to whom you wish to have this information released to.

For more information and to download the request form please, click here.

Latest News

September 9th, 2019

For women who face a breast cancer diagnosis, connecting with others who have gone through a similar experience and learning about treatment options is an important step to managing their diagnosis.

To help women with this...

September 5th, 2019

Two years ago, Kingston Health Sciences Centre’s (KHSC) medicine program experienced a significant spike in the number of people admitted to its Kingston General Hospital (KGH) site with conditions related to opioid addiction. “We were...

August 20th, 2019

One of the greatest unmet needs of patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is abdominal pain. Opioid drugs are the most effective treatment, but they have serious side effects.

However, new opioid drugs now in...

August 19th, 2019

A lot has changed since Ontario’s Ventilator Equipment Pool (VEP) first opened its doors 25 years ago: if you wanted to use the internet you had to dial-up using a phone line, which would have...