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Hematology

Welcome to the Hematology Disease Site Team
The Hematology Disease Site Team focuses on the special care of people living with hematological cancer (cancer involving the blood and/or bone marrow). This team is made up of Hematologists and many nurses. This team works together to provide the best care to all patients and you could see them:
  • in the ward
  • in the outpatient and inpatient clinics
  • as a part of Oncology Day Services
  • in the Stem Cell Unit
For Patients & Families
Before Your Visit
During Your Visit
After Care
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Further Reading:

If you have completed treatment at the Juravinski Cancer Centre (JCC), then it is time to begin routine lymphoma follow-up care with your family doctor. Please refer to the following PDF for more information.
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Additional Resources
Stem Cell Treatment


Referral Forms
Referral Criteria Guide
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Hematology Referral Requirements:

Patients appropriate for referral will have:
  • Biopsy proven
  • or Suspected Lymphoma
  • or Abnormal Blood Counts
  • or Suspected Myeloma
The following items are required for referral:
  • JCC Referral form
  • History and Physical
  • CBC, CR,CA,
  • For Myeloma include: SPEP and QI
Please provide the following items if available:
  • Pathology
  • Operative Notes
Shared Care Document
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Further Reading:

If your patient has completed active treatment at the Juravinski Cancer Centre (JCC), then it is time for them to begin routine follow-up visits with their family doctor. Please refer to the following PDF for more information and recommended schedule.
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Additional Information for Referring Physicians
Patient Experience Videos
Hear experiences from some of our patients who have received care from the Juravinski Hematology team. Please click on the videos below:

Tamara's Story


Frank's Story
Who to call after hours?
The JCC Hematology 24-hour line 905-387-9495
Hamilton Health Sciences • Hamilton, Ontario • 905.521.2100