Some Quick Facts

London Health Sciences Centre is:

  • a teaching, research and health-care facility, treating up to 500,000 inpatients, outpatients and emergency patients annually
  • a multi-hospital provider of adult and children's medicine, with 744 beds and 44 bassinets
  • the leading tertiary care and trauma centre for Southwestern Ontario
  • affiliated with more than 50 educational institutions - including The University of Western Ontario and Fanshawe College - offering master's, post-RN and certificate programs

Our Clinical Specialty Areas/Programs include:

  • Cancer Care
  • Children's Care
  • Clinical Neurological Sciences
  • Medical Imaging and MRI
  • Multi-Organ Transplantation
  • Orthopaedic/Sports Medicine
  • Reproductive Medicine
  • Women's Health
  • Cardiac Care
  • Clinical Educators
  • Critical Care/Trauma
  • Midwives
  • Nurse Practitioners/Clinical Nurse Specialists
  • Renal Care
  • Specialized Surgical and Medical Care Services

Should you like additional information on our Clinical Areas/Programs, we invite you to explore the clinical program descriptions.

Our model of care is:

  • patient-centred, resulting in greater satisfaction for our patients and, in turn, for our nurses.

We have:

  • over 10,000 staff members
  • over 590 active consulting physicians
  • 813 nursing & allied health students
  • 19 midwives
  • 37 clinical educators
  • 3,387 nurses
  • over 699 physician residents/house staff members
  • 755 volunteers
  • 53 nurse practitioners/clinical nurse specialists

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Last Updated June 18, 2010 | © 2007, LHSC, London Ontario Canada