Visiting as a Patient or Guest

Mother and child visiting hospital

Thousands of people arrive at Grand River Hospital every day for medical procedures, testing, or to visit loved ones. Depending on your situation there's info to be aware of before you arrive.

GRH Updates

The people of Grand River Hospital

  • Natisha Lal
    Natisha Lal: growing a career in GRH’s medical imaging service
  • Krista Jovanovic Portrait
    Krista Jovanovic: supporting compassionate care in advanced medical imaging
  • Erika Barbosa Cu
    Erika Barbosa: "I can't imagine doing anything else besides nursing"
  • Sarah Renner Cu
    Sarah Renner: helping stroke patients regain their independence
  • Always building a better hospital

    (L-R) GRH CEO Malcolm Maxwell; Board Chair Janice Deganis; MPP Daiene Vernile; WWLHIN VP Toni Lemon; MPP Kathryn McGarry, St. Mary’s General Hospital VP Marco Terlevic; MPP Liz Sandals; and GRH Facilities Director Kevin Wilson.

    Provincial government invests in GRH buildings

    Grand River Hospital will benefit from $3.42 million in funding from the Ontario government to upgrade facilities at its Freeport and KW Campuses.

    Making a difference locally and provincially

    Blood donations are vital for high quality surgery

    GRH wins Canadian Blood Services Ontario Hospital Challenge

    Grand River Hospital's people made a vital contribution to patient care in Waterloo Region and across Ontario by rolling up their sleeves and giving blood.

    Care with compassion

    Mother and father of the bride Carolyn and David Gardy stand with the happy couple: Tricia and Doug

    A very special wedding at GRH

    The father of the bride couldn’t attend the wedding due to a hospital stay. So the happy couple brought the wedding to the father of the bride instead with the help of GRH spiritual care staff.