About the MUHC
The McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) is the largest and most comprehensive academic health institution in Canada, with an international reputation for excellence in clinical programs, research and teaching. The goal of the MUHC is to provide patient care based on the most advanced knowledge in the healthcare field and to contribute to the development of new knowledge.
- 14,000 nurses and hospital staff
- 1,300 physicians, dentists and pharmacists
- 2,100 research staff
- 615 researchers
- 1,000 graduate and post-doctoral students
The MUHC unites the renowned Faculty of Medicine of McGill University with these leading Montreal hospitals:
The Montreal General Hospital
The Montreal General Hospital (MGH), founded in 1821, enjoys a distinguished world reputation, as well as an impressive history of community service. The MGH is a pioneer hospital in North America as it introduced teaching at the bedside and founded the first medical school in Canada—the Faculty of Medicine at McGill University. Click here for more information.
The Royal Victoria Hospital
The Royal Victoria Hospital (RVH), founded in 1893, which includes the Allan Memorial Institute (AMI), offers general medical care as well as a wide range of highly specialized services and innovative care. Click here for more information.
The Montreal Children’s Hospital
The Children's Memorial Hospital (MCH), founded in 1903, was the first hospital in Montreal with the sole mandate of caring for sick children. Click here for more information.
The Montreal Chest Institute
Since its founding in 1903, the Montreal Chest Institute (MCI) has been a leader in treating respiratory ailments and a pioneer in research related to this field. Click here for more information.
The Montreal Neurological Hospital
The mission of the Montreal Neurological Hospital (MNH), founded in 1934, is to advance the understanding of the nervous system and to prevent, treat and cure neurological diseases. Click here for more information.
The Lachine Hospital
In 2008 the Lachine hospital and Camille Long-term Care Centre became the Lachine Campus of the MUHC. This new partnership will enable the Lachine Hospital and the Camille Long-term Care Centre to continue its outstanding service to the Montreal community for years to come. Click here for more information.