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

May 15th, 2019

In partnership with staff across Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC) and Providence Care, the University Hospitals Kingston Foundation (UHKF) runs a popular series of behind-the-scenes health care tours that have demonstrated the power of bringing staff...

May 1st, 2019

It’s been 25 years since midwifery was first publicly funded and regulated in Ontario. In the inaugural year, 1994, there were initially two and then three midwives in Kingston licensed to practice midwifery and who...

April 9th, 2019

Glaucoma steals vision slowly and painlessly when left undetected, and half of the people with the sneaky eye disease don’t even know they have it and are at risk for irreversible blindness.  Now, a first-ever...

April 4th, 2019

Patients who are cared for in the Admission Transfer Unit (ATU) after being admitted in the Emergency Department (ED) at Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC) probably don’t know that since the unit opened two years...