Cell Phone Policy and Wireless Internet

Cellular Phones, Mobile Phones, Transmitting Devices and Wireless Internet

St. Joseph's Health Care London permits the use of cellular phones and other wireless devices on hospital property except in prohibited areas. Signs indicating where cellular phones/wireless devices cannot be used are posted in prohibited areas of the hospital.

For the safety of patients using medical devices, cellular phones and other wireless devices require a minimum distance of one (1) meter from any medical devices.

Using a cellular phone or other wireless technology to photograph, videotape or sound record another person on hospital premises without his or her consent is strictly prohibited.

Wireless Internet (WiFi)data valet logo

St. Joseph's is pleased to offer a Free WiFi package for all patients and visitors. To access this service, connect your device to LHPUBLIC, open a browser, then select the free service option.  

The Free WiFi package is valid for 6 hours of internet access of speeds up to 3Mbps download and 0.5Mbps upload which is sufficient for basic Internet usage. Patients can sign up for this as many times as they wish.

Premium packages are also available for a cost. A valid credit card is required for any paid service. The premium packages are capped at 25 Mbps download and 10 Mbps upload for users who require more bandwidth for HD streaming and large file transfers.

Last updated: Mon, 2017-08-28 10:55