About Us

About Us

Delivering quality care to residents of Chatham-Kent, South Lambton and Walpole Island, Chatham-Kent Health Alliance is a 200 + bed community hospital system, equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and technologies. Formed in 1998, CKHA is committed to core service excellence, top-flight operational performance and to becoming a hospital of choice in Southwestern Ontario. 

With sites in Chatham and Wallaceburg, CKHA is comprised of 1345 compassionate staff, 185 physicians and 400 volunteers who care for thousands of inpatients, outpatients and emergency patients annually.

Our Team

We Are

  • Academically affiliated with the Schulich School of Medicine - University of Western Ontario
  • A Registered Nurses Association of Ontario (RNAO) Best Practice Spotlight Organization
  • Linked to tertiary centres in London, Windsor and beyond
  • A national leader for clinical technology
  • A Trillium Gift of Life Network hospital
  • Accreditation with Commendation status with Accreditation Canada
  • Recipient of several provincial awards for employment excellence, information technology, communications and environmental effort 
  • The Ontario site for ACCESS Canada - a pan-Canadian project to improve access to adolescent mental health services

 Core Programs

Our Core Programs

  • Complex Continuing Care
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Emergency Department & Ambulatory Care
  • Medicine
  • Mental Health & Addictions
  • Oncology/Cancer Clinic
  • Rehabilitation
  • Surgery
  • Women & Children's Program

Contact & Locations

We Offer

  • Provincially designated District Stroke Centre
  • MRI & CT Examinations
  • Ontario Breast Screening Program - High Risk Breast Screening program
  • Hemodialysis Satellite Program
  • Early Psychosis Intervention Program for Youth
  • Satellite Chemotherapy Unit


Frequently Asked Question

Philosophy Of Care

Patient & Family Centred, with an average patient satisfaction rate of over 92%.  You can find more information about our Philosophy of Care under the Patient Experience section

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Chatham Campus

Chatham Site

80 Grand Avenue West
P.O. Box 2030
Chatham, ON N7M 5L9

Sydenham Campus

Wallaceburg Site

325 Margaret Ave
Wallaceburg, ON N8A 2A7