Healthcare

City of Hamilton Healthcare

Service at a Glance

Help! I don't have health insurance and need to see a doctor
  1. Community Health Centres (CHC) are non-profit organizations that provide primary health care for individuals, families and communities without OHIP coverage.
  2. New to Ontario? The Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP), is a publicly-funded healthcare system. It covers the cost of many basic health services for residents of Ontario.
  3. Health Care Connect refers you to a local doctor or nurse practitioner who is accepting new patients. You need to have OHIP to use this service.
  4. Walk-in clinics provide health care services if you are sick and do not have a family doctor or unable to meet with your family doctor.