New Humber River Hospital Is Now Officially Opened
October 18, 2015
The new Humber River Hospital located at 1235 Wilson Avenue, officially opened at 6 AM on Sunday October 18, 2015. The HRH is Ontario's first digital hospital. HRH has some of the most advanced medical imaging technology available in Canada. Some of the highlights include: Interventional Radiology equipment, that uses laser guided motion witht he ability to move freely to any imaging position. CTs are faster with 4D coverage and motion correction. MRIs feature "Silent Scan" technology, reducing the noise of a scan to a whisper.
Humber River Hospital has been built to be one of the most energy efficient hospitals in North America. HRH believes, health, health care and the environment are inextricably linked. The design and construction of the new hospital adheres to the guidelines and sustainability principles of the Leadership In Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) rating system.