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The Largest Cancer Hospitals in Canada

If you’re looking for an opportunity to provide comfort and support to people with cancer and their families while they receive treatment, consider volunteering in a regional centre, lodge or local hospital.The first acute care hospital to be built using the public private partnership (P3) model, the Abbotsford Regional Hospital and Cancer Centre is the largest construction project to-date in the Fraser Valley. It is also the first time in Western Canada that a cancer centre has been integrated with a hospital from the ground up.

The cancer treatment find their way around, helping them prepare for appointments and providing comfort while they’re waiting for or receiving treatment. You may also share information about the Canadian Cancer Society and other support services they may want to connect with in their community.                              Cancer Hospitals

Alberta Children’s Hospital

The Alberta Children’s Hospital and University of Calgary are working to find new cures and provide better care for children and families fighting cancer. We can create new hope for those children whose cancers evade treatment and those who suffer the significant side effects of current treatments. This unprecedented collaboration between child health specialists will turn research into action and undoubtedly propel forward pediatric cancer expertise in Calgary.

Tom Baker Cancer Centre

The Tom Baker Cancer Centre in Calgary is the comprehensive cancer centre for southern Alberta and a lead centre for the province wide prevention, research and treatment program. The Tom Baker Cancer Centre provides advanced medical and supportive cancer care, patient and professional education, and conducts research through the Alberta Cancer Research Institute. The Alberta Cancer Foundation raises charitable donations in support of the Tom Baker Cancer Centre.

Juravinski Hospital

The Juravinski Hospital began as the Mount Hamilton Hospital in 1917, serving the veterans of the first war and opened as the Henderson General Hospital in 1954 as a 322 bed hospital serving chronic and convalescent patients.Through the years, the Juravinski Hospital has become an integral part of the mountain community as the region’s centre of excellence for cancer and orthopedic care and a full service general clinics and hospital.

Grand River Hospital

The Grand River Hospital’s buildings and grounds are 100 per cent tobacco-free. Please do not smoke while on our properties.
We look forward to telling you more about our 14 clinical programs and services, and describing our strategic goals in providing health services in the Waterloo Region.We hope you are able to find a wide range of information, whether you are a patient of the hospital, considering a health care career at GRH or have a more general interest in our organization.

Princess Margaret Cancer Centre

The Princess Margaret Cancer Centre has 12 site groups and 26 specialty clinics, and almost 3,000 staff who see over 400,000 patient visits every year. Its 800,000 square feet house 130 inpatient beds, 373,000 square feet of research space and 17 radiation treatment machines, making it one of the largest comprehensive cancer treatment facilities in the world and the largest radiation treatment centre in Canada.

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Top Cancer Hospitals in Ottawa, Canada

The Ottawa Hospital is the hub of cancer care in our region, delivering a full range of cancer services, including prevention, screening, diagnosis, surgery and treatment (chemotherapy and radiation), as well as palliative and supportive care. It is also among Canada’s leading sites for clinical trials into the effectiveness of alternative and emerging cancer therapies.

The Ottawa Hospital Foundation. We are among the top five most efficient hospital foundations in Canada*. With administrative costs of 18.5 cents on the dollar, our Foundation was also ranked second in Ontario for fundraising efficiency.                 cancer hospitals

Victoria Hospital

Victoria Hospital, the Ottawa Regional Cancer Centre, Cancer Care Ontario Regional – Eastern Ontario, in conjunction with community providers and volunteers. This team approach to care enables clients to receive comprehensive cancer care and co ordinated treatment in or near their own community.The cancer clinic at Renfrew Victoria Hospital offers services of specially trained nurses, pharmacists and family physicians as well as medical oncologists, radiation oncologists and palliative care specialists We are able to offer clinic appointments for conventional follow up visits as well as first assessment visits for both medical and radiation oncology referrals in a multidisciplinary team format.

Civic Hospital

The Ottawa Civic Hospital Breast Cancer Treatment Centre is one of the most modern facilities in the world. The Centre provides state of the art treatment of breast cancer while rendering compassionate and personalized care to patients. Its success is recognized worldwide.

Ottawa General Hospital

The Ottawa General Hospital’s Regional Cancer Centre provides short-term day cancer treatment services, including cancer prevention, cancer assessment, treatment (radiation and chemotherapy), support, follow up and end of life care.The construction included space for chemotherapy beds and a number of specialized MRI rooms. We provided all mechanical services, including heating, cooling, plumbing, medical gas piping, building controls, and fabrication.

Integrative Cancer Centre

Integrative cancer care enhances conventional therapies and bolsters the prevention of recurrence. In addition, integrativeoncology provides systematic strategies to prevent cancer through lifestyle modification, such as nutrition and exercise. Recognizing synergy from a whole systems approach, integrative oncology provides new models for dealing with the epidemic of cancer.