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Patient and Visitors

The Jewish General Hospital is an acute-care McGill University teaching hospital with 637 beds, serving patients from Montreal, across the province of Quebec and beyond.

Committed to the highest standards of patient care, teaching and research, the JGH has earned a reputation for excellence in many clinical specialties.


Jewish General Hospital
3755 Côte Ste-Catherine Road
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
H3T 1E2
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Visiting hours

General: 2:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Maternity: 3:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Coronary Centre: 2:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Intensive Care: 24 hours a day

Family members may visit at all times, except during nursing shift changes.
Please allow 45 minutes for shift changes.

Nursing shift changes

7:30 - 8:15 a.m.
3:30 - 4:15 p.m.
7:30 - 8:15 p.m.
11:30 p.m. - 12:15 a.m.

Where to eat

Meals and light snacks can be purchased in the JGH cafeteria (Pavilion B), Café de l'Atrium (Pavilion G) and Le Link (Pavilion E, near the Test Centre). When food is purchased in one of these locations it must not be consumed in either of the other two cafeterias.

Snacks are also available at the Second Cup cafés (Côte-Ste-Catherine and Légaré entrances) and in vending machines throughout the hospital.

All other food may be consumed in the Atrium’s Public Lounge (Pavilion G) or in the lounge in room A-012 (Pavilion A, ground floor).

Important phone numbers

General: 514-340-8222
Admitting: 514-340-8211
Patient Accounts: 514-340-8222, extension 8241