Visiting as a Patient or Guest

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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

  • Asher And Elijah
    Asher and Elijah: getting a healthy start through GRH's neonatal ICU
  • A photo of Laura Wunder
    Laura Wunder: caring for patients through individualized care
  • A photo of Ravi Meeker
    Ravi Meeker: a passion for patient care and educating for the future
  • Donna Storozuk
    Donna Storozuk: a passion for medical imaging
  • Sharing our knowledge for better health care

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    GRH leader provides perspective on health information security at NYC conference

    What does it take to foster privacy and information security innovation in the health sector? GRH’s Kathleen Lavoie provided her thoughts on a “move fast and do no harm” approach at a conference in New York City.

    Partnerships to enhance care

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    Partnership provides better info and resources to Waterloo Wellington cancer patients

    The J. Wesley Graham Patient and Family Resource Centre in GRH’s cancer centre has re-opened in partnership with Kitchener Public Library. The resource centre received generous financial support from Grand River Hospital Foundation as well as strong encouragement from patients who advocated for its renewal.

    Advancing exceptional cancer care

    RFA in interventional radiology

    Patients in Waterloo Region and Guelph Wellington with liver tumours now have access to a pair of advanced procedures providing life-saving care closer to home. Grand River Hospital is offering radiofrequency ablation (RFA) and transarterial chemoembolization (TACE) at its KW Campus in Kitchener.

    Make a difference

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    Welcoming new volunteers to the GRH community

    Are you a student looking for experience? In your career with a few extra hours to give? Or newly retired and seeking to give back?

    Then join the more than 1,000 people who make a difference by volunteering at GRH.