The Montréal West Island CIUSSS is the largest birthing centre in Québec, with more than 8,200 births per year in four of our facilities:
- 3 birthing centres
- St. Mary’s Hospital Center
- Hôpital de LaSalle
- Lakeshore General Hospital
- and the Maison de naissance du Lac-Saint-Louis Birth Centre
Did you know that Hôpital de LaSalle and St. Mary’s Hospital Center offer the cord blood collection service?
A second life for your cord blood Did you know that you can plan to donate your cord blood? It's packed with stem cells that are invaluable in the treatment of some 80 diseases, such as leukemia and bone marrow aplasia. By agreeing to donate your cord blood, you offer a patient - and his or her family - the hope of obtaining the stem cell transplant they've been waiting for.