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

  • 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
  • Maureen Evans Portrait
    Maureen Evans: supporting care and recovery through speech language pathology
  • Anita Syens Cu
    Anita Syens: providing care for the spirit of an individual
  • 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.

    Your Stories

    Lisa Soehner and Dana Schultz of GRH's patient relations dept.

    Lisa Soehner and Dana Schultz: supporting patients and families

    Everyone at GRH wants to provide exceptional care. When patients and families feel their experience could have been better, Lisa Soehner and Dana Schultz are ready to listen and help.