Welcome to St. Boniface Hospital

Mandatory Masks for visitors

(effective September 1, 2020)

To further support Manitoba’s COVID-19 prevention efforts, all visitors to St. Boniface Hospital will be asked to wear their own non-medical mask while on premises, beginning Tuesday, September 1.  Masks can be purchased at our Gift Shop or in Shoppers Drug Mart.  Some exemptions apply, for more details:

Expanded patient visitor access

(effective Tuesday, June 9, 2020)

With the gradual easing of visitor restrictions for hospitals across the province, St. Boniface will begin allowing expanded visitor access for visiting patients in hospital starting Tuesday, June 9.

Please see our Patient and Family Information Sheet – Expanded patient visitor access during COVID-19 for more details.  Our goal is to allow patients to see loved ones in person safely while keeping measures to prevent the introduction and spread of COVID-19.

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) information for the public


Designated Entry Points

(effective March 17, 2020)

St. Boniface Hospital is restricting access to two (2) designated entry points in its main hospital building:

  • Everett Atrium (open 24 hours a day): All staff and patients (1 escort per patient under exceptional circumstances)
  • South Entrance (open from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. every day): CancerCare patients and cardiac patients with appointments at the Bergen Cardiac Care Centre (Y2) ONLY

Please note that Emergency entrance remains open as usual for patients needing Emergency care.

Dialysis patients will be able to continue accessing the back entrance in C Block of the main hospital for their treatments as they currently do.

Patients and visitors

Patients and visitors arriving at the hospital for a scheduled appointment or procedure will be screened for symptoms and travel history.

Communication with Patients

Click here for information on communicating with patients in Winnipeg Intensive Care Units, including St. Boniface Hospital.

All Patient Care Units

We encourage you to use our Well Wishes Program to let your loved one know you are thinking about them.

St. Boniface Hospital

SBH EntranceSt. Boniface Hospital has been providing leadership in health care on behalf of Manitobans since it was first established by the Grey Nuns in 1871.

The Everett Atrium serves as the main entrance for St. Boniface Hospital, located at 409 Taché Avenue.

A public space, it includes the main Inquiry Desk, several retail services available to patients, visitors, and staff , and leads to the Buhler Gallery, an art gallery open to all.

We invite patients and visitors to ask the staff at the Main Information Desk for directions and wayfinding.

Help Us Reduce the Spread of Infections


Hand hygiene is the #1 way to prevent the spread of infections. Hand sanitizers are conveniently located throughout the hospital… before entrances, on patient care units, and near elevators. Please use them!

  • Your doctors and nurses should practice hand hygiene every time they enter your room.
  • Clean your hands before eating, after using the restroom, and after touching surfaces in the hospital.