Founded in 1954, Hôpital Maisonneuve-Rosemont (HMR) is one of the largest hospitals in Quebec. Located in Montreal East, the hospital serves over a quarter of the city’s population – approximately 670,000 people. In serving such a large community, the hospital is always bustling. Each year, it admits over 22,000 patients, treats 69,000 visitors to its emergency room, performs
over 18,000 surgical procedures, and consults with over 335,000 outpatients.
A teaching and research facility, HMR is one of Quebec’s most important hospitals, providing healthcare services that range from family medicine to specialized and ultraspecialized care. The hospital also plays a major international role in certain areas of expertise, including immune-oncology, nephrology and ophtamology. In addition, they are also recognized international leaders in stem cell therapy, for which they have their own Centre of Excellence. The hospital also provides ultra-specialized care in surgical oncology, radiation oncology, orthopedics and maxillofacial surgery, and features the province’s only Centre of Excellence in nursing.
A customer-oriented institution, patient care has long been an organizational priority at HMR. For nearly 30 years, the hospital has maintained a quality management program, which today oversees more than thirty teams dedicated to the continual improvement of patient care. A testament to the program’s success, HMR is highly regarded for the quality of their services and rates high in terms of patient satisfaction.