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Dec 23, 2014 10:02:53 AM

Definitive Healthcare’s Canadian hospital database tracks detailed profiles on 779 Canadian hospitals.

Here is a list of the top 10 largest Canadian hospitals by number of beds:

1.  Hamilton Health Sciences – 1,179
2.  Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre – 1,169
3.  Foothills Medical Centre – 1,062
4.  The Ottawa Hospital – 994
5.  Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre – 941
6.  Vancouver General Hospital – 941
7.  London Health Sciences Centre – 935
8.  Royal Alexandra Hospital – 843
9.  Trillium Health Centre – 822
10.  William Osler Health System – Brampton Civic Hospital – 811

This list of hospitals includes all Canadian General Hospitals.  A general hospital is a hospital with a emergency department.  The other types of hospitals Definitive Healthcare tracks include cancer treatment hospitals, chronic care hospitals, rehabilitation hospitals, specialty hospitals (pediatric, psychiatric), among others.

Healthcare in Canada is delivered through a publically funded healthcare system, guided by provisions under the Canada Health Act of 1984.  Most services are provided by private entities and are free at the point of use.

Included in Definitive Healthcare’s Canadian Hospital database profiles are details on over 2,700 executives with direct phone contact information, current and planned technology infrastructure, as well as financial information for the Canadian Hospital Region.


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