McMaster Children's Hospital

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McMaster Children's Hospital
Hamilton Health Sciences
Location West Hamilton, Ontario, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Coordinates 43°15′32″N 79°55′6″W / 43.25889°N 79.91833°W / 43.25889; -79.91833Coordinates: 43°15′32″N 79°55′6″W / 43.25889°N 79.91833°W / 43.25889; -79.91833
Care system Public Medicare (Canada)
Hospital type Teaching, Children's hospital
Affiliated university McMaster University
Emergency department Children's Only
Beds 157
Founded 1988
Lists Hospitals in Canada

McMaster Children’s Hospital (MCH) is an academic tertiary care teaching hospital affiliated with McMaster University. It is operated by Hamilton Health Sciences and is within the McMaster University Medical Centre. McMaster Children's Hospital became a children's hospital in 1988. The hospital was recently ranked 2nd in Canada for research according to Research Infosource Inc.[1]


  1. ^ "Canada's Top 40 Hospitals" (PDF). Research Infosource Inc. Research Infosource Inc. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 

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