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Visiting SickKids

International patients


Since 1875, The Hospital for Sick Children's (SickKids) contribution to countless advances in child health has changed the lives of millions of children for the better. Outstanding patient care, research and education have helped SickKids to emerge as one of the best centres for children's health care in the world. This long time tradition of care at SickKids continues to significantly contribute to children's health globally.

The International Patient Program provides a single point of access, service and coordination for international patients and their families. International inquiries for treatment are reviewed through an evaluation and triage protocol, including an assessment by a multi-disciplinary team. On-going specialized customer service ensures that communication is centralized and customer needs are met.

Learn more about the International Patient Program at SickKids.