LHSC and its people

LHSC is proud to be the largest employer in the region.

Nearly 15,000 staff, physicians, students and volunteers provide care at London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC).

LHSC has been in the forefront of medicine in Canada for more than 143 years and offers the broadest range of specialized clinical services in Ontario. As a regional referral centre, London Health Sciences Centre cares for the most medically complex patients including critically injured adults and children in Southwestern Ontario and beyond.

Working at LHSC


Physicians, dentists and midwives 957
Nursing 3,744
Technicians and technologists 929
Administrative and corporate professional 1,998
Service 1,279
Management 299
Allied health 592
Research personnel 924
Volunteers 900
Residents, fellows and visiting electives 1,170
Medical students* 727
Non-medical students 724
Student nurses 1,023
TOTAL 15,266

*Senior medical students (3rd and 4th year) who receive training at LHSC throughout the year.