Louise Marshall Hospital (LMH) is a rural, acute-care facility providing a wide range of services. LMH serves a local and regional population of over 15,000 and treats over 15,000-30,000 people annually. The hospital currently operates 15 beds, with over 150 staff. The Emergency Department, open 24 hours a day, provides service to approximately 12,000 patients annually. Medical staff includes six family physicians, one GP/Anesthetist and are supported by several visiting specialists. Coverage for Emergency, Obstetrics, and Anesthesia is provided through existing family doctors with specialized preparation.

Hospital Fast Facts:
Catchment area:
  • Mount Forest
  • Arthur
  • Kenilworth
  • Harriston
  • Holstein
  • Dundalk

Surrounding rural areas including parts of:
  • Minto and Mapleton Township

Population base:
  • Approximately 15,000 people

Hospital information:
  • Inpatient services including – SCU and Pediatrics
  • Family centred maternity care with one labour room
  • Operating Room – state-of-the-art equipment, highly skilled OR Nurses
  • 24-hour Emergency Coverage
  • Heliport
  • Recently installed digital imaging suites
  • Outpatient programs including Diabetes and Heart Heal Programs and Chiropody
  • Video conferencing available to reduce travel time to Continuing Medical Education events
  • Newly expanded/renovated laboratory (with 24 hour, call-in, coverage) and physiotherapy departments

Visiting Consultants Include:
  • General Surgeon
  • Urology
  • Gastroenterologist
  • Internal Medicine
  • Endocrinology
  • Pediatrician
  • ENT
  • Child Psychiatry
  • Respirologist

Through our Tele-health Network:
  • Psychiatry
  • Geriatric Psychiatrist