MUHC at a Glance

The McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) is a bilingual academic health network, and one of the largest and most modern in North America.

MUHC at the Glance

Our team is made up of:

  • 14,405 hospital staff
  • 1,389 physicians, dentists, pharmacists and fellows
  • 731 medical students
  • 2,862 researchers, research students, postdoc and fellows
  • 3,780 residents
  • 517 volunteers

Our mandate is to provide tertiary and quaternary care to the population of Montreal and Quebec. In other words, care that requires hospitalization, complex surgery, emergency care or specialized treatment.

MUHC at the glance
MUHC at the glance stat

Our sites

Glen site
Montreal Neurological Hospital

Glen Site

The Montreal Neurological Hospital

Lachine Hospital
Montreal General Hospital

Lachine Hospital

The Montreal General Hospital


Spread out over four hospitals in Montreal, we support seven clinical missions and offer over 70 specialty health services.


The Research Institute of the MUHC is an international research powerhouse with a worldwide reputation in the field of biomedical sciences and health care. Last year alone, we had:

  • Ongoing research collaborations with 51 countries worldwide
  • 1,800 peer-reviewed scientific publications 
  • 1,600 ongoing projects (including clinical trials and others)
  • 185,105 research participants

Teaching and education

Affiliated with the Faculty of Medicine of McGill University, the MUHC cultivates an environment that allows students, postgraduate residents, and fellows to develop professionally while contributing to patient well-being. Every year, we welcome students from across the health spectrum into our hospitals, contributing to the next generation of healthcare providers.


RUIS McGill covers a large and varied territory of Quebec, stretching from Montreal to Nunavik in the far north – over half the province’s area. For more information, please read the RUIS-McGill page.

RUIS McGill Telehealth

Telehealth is a service that lets you consult a physician, nurse or other health professional remotely. For more information, please read the Telehealth page.