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Welcome to Our Virtual Information Desk
Need directions to a department or clinic? Want to visit a patient? We're here to help!

Use our "Virtual Information Desk", accessible at the top of any page on our website by clicking on this Visitor Information Panel icon icon, to help answer common questions or help you find your way before and during your hospital visit.

Of course, you can visit our onsite main Information Desk located at the Melnyk Entrance (off of the Queensway) which is open from 7am to 9pm, Monday to Friday, and from 9am to 9pm Weekends and Holidays. Feel free to call us at 416-530-6000.

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St. Joseph's Health Centre Toronto

Welcome to St. Joseph Health Centre’s Patient and Family Resource Centre. The goal and purpose of this online resource is to create a welcoming environment for patients and families to access health information in support of their hospital and transitional care experience. This online resource supports the education and communication patients and families have with their doctors and health care teams as well as promotes their general wellness and healing.

Available resources

Health Databases
The Patient & Family Resource Centre provides a list of free authoritative and comprehensive health databases. Within these databases, you can find full text articles, electronic books, journals, videos, interactive tools, and a variety of other information sources.

Patient Education
Patient Education publications have been developed by St. Joseph’s Health Centre to provide information to patients and families about their care.

Community Resources for Patients and Families
Provides contact information and links to social care resources in Toronto and surrounding areas.

Recommended Websites
These web links have been compiled by St. Joseph’s Clinical Library. This includes web sites with information on various topics.

Evaluate Online Information
Receive some quick tips on how to evaluate health information provided on the internet.

St. Joseph’s Health Centre. All rights reserved. This information is not intended as a substitute for professional medical care. Please ask your healthcare provider about this information if you have any questions.

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