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Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments The emergency room at McMaster Children's Hospital is for infants, children, and adolescents only.
Due to the COVID-19 virus, visitors are no longer permitted at Hamilton Health Sciences hospitals.
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-521-2100
Website www.mcmasterchildrenshospital.ca
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1988
Funding Provincial
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Due to the COVID-19 virus, visitors are no longer permitted at Hamilton Health Sciences hospitals. 
 
A pediatric academic health science centre serving the special and unique healthcare needs of children using a family-centred model of care. Specializes in acute pediatrics with a dedicated children-only emergency department. 
Offers 165 acute care beds and 10 day beds, 80 subspecialty clinics, a children's treatment centre, and a neonatal intensive care unit.
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours * Clinic: Hours vary, call for details
Areas Served Brant County ; Grey County ; Haldimand County ; Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) ; Niagara Region ; Norfolk County ; Waterloo Region ; Wellington County
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and under
Application Contact for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Hamilton West
Address & Map
1200 Main St W
Hamilton, ON L8N 3Z5
Intersection Main St W and Cootes Dr
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Emergency / Crisis ; Health Care
HCSD Sub Heading Hospital Emergency / Urgent Care ; Hospitals ; Urgent Care / Hospital Emergency
Service Categories Children's Hospitals ; Emergency Room Care ~ Youth

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