Staying with Us

Each time you visit us, you should bring your Ontario Health Card. You may also wish to bring the following items, particularly if you will be staying overnight or longer.

Contact information

  • Emergency contact numbers
  • Address book with contacts


  • Your Ontario Health Card
  • Details of any additional health coverage or insurance policies
  • For workplace sustained injuries, please bring your Social Insurance Card and WSIB claim number.
  • Power of Attorney for Personal Care information

Personal Items

  • Non-slip footwear
  • Sleepwear
  • Robe
  • Comfortable clothing
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste
  • Personal care items such as shampoo, deodorant, lotion and soap
  • Reading material

Please Do Not Bring

  • Decorative items from home, as these can prevent our staff from thoroughly cleaning and disinfecting the surfaces in your room.
  • Fragrances or fragrant flowers, as many of our patients and staff have sensitivities.
  • Latex balloons (the most common type of balloon) or anything else made of latex. Many of our patients and staff are allergic to latex. You can find hospital-friendly gifts in our hospital gift shops.
  • Valuables.