Educating our patients

A wealth of MUHC initiatives, creating knowledge for patients

The MUHC has created a several initiatives to help patients understand illness and manage their care.

Patient Education Office

We develop material to support patient and family understanding and to assist MUHC patients as they make informed decisions with their healthcare teams.
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resources

On-site resources

Resource centres are available on each site so you and your family have access to the information you need. [Read more]

IMPACT program

This smoking cessation program will be offered in the Cardiology division of the Montreal General Hospital and the Pulmonology division of the Montreal Chest Institute, to pregnant women, vulnerable families with newborns and patients with chronic diseases.  [Read more]

My Tool Box

Self-management is the key to taking charge. My Tool Box (Stanford Program) is a free 6-week program for individuals living with chronic disease(s) and their loved ones. [Read more]

 

radiotherapy

Preparing for your radiotherapy

This video shows patients what they should expect during their first visit and subsequent treatment appointments. It introduces the different health care professionals who will be involved in their care and describes the role each plays. [Read more]

 

hand washing

Hand Hygiene

The most important infection control measure there is. [Read more]