Patient and family resources
Patient and family resources

Health Records inquiries

Who we are and what we do:

The Heath Records Department oversees the collection, storage, retention and access of patient information. The Release of Information (ROI) Department is responsible for the release of patient information.

What is a patient health record?

All information collected by the hospital pertaining to a patient’s care received during their visitDiWto SickKids. This includes both personal information (i.e. name, gender, DOB, address) and Personal Health Information (i.e. Health card number, test results, medical history etc.).   Health records are the property of the hospital.

How we protect the privacy of your information:

The Hospital for Sick Children has several policies based on relevant laws to ensure the privacy, confidentiality and security of patient information. For more information, please refer to Privacy.

Contact us:

ROI-Health Records Department
Room S203
555 University Avenue
Toronto, ON M5G 1X8

Phone: (416) 813-7575
Fax: (416) 813-5802

Hours of Operations:
8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Monday to Friday, excluding statutory holidays