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.

As southeastern Ontario’s leading centre for complex-acute and specialty care, and home to the Cancer Centre of Southeastern Ontario, KGH serves, through its Kingston facility and 24 regional affiliate and satellite sites, 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.

In the Greater Kingston area we are the third largest employer and we have over 820 volunteers who contribute their energy and skills to caring for others.  

To learn more about KGH check out this website and also join the conversation at KGHconnect.

What You Should Know

Parking at KGH

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Latest News

June 2nd, 2017

The pricing of cancer drugs appears to have no relationship to their effectiveness, a new study from KGH Research Institute clinician scientist  Christopher Booth shows. 

The review reveals that the most expensive drugs were not...

May 23rd, 2017

Cancer treatment can help improve the quality and longevity of your life, but sometimes the treatment can have negative effects in other areas. One area that is often overlooked is the impact it can have...

May 19th, 2017

Intensive care patients who survive a critical illness can experience weakness and other limitations to their function long after they leave hospital.  Now a unique, multi-site study being conducted through the Kingston Health Sciences Centre...

May 16th, 2017

It’s not unusual for a visit to a family physician to end in a referral to a specialist in the quest for more information or treatment for a specific condition or health concern. As patients...