Monthly Archives: August 2004

A new mentorship program at Sunnybrook and Women's College Health Sciences Centre is a fresh approach to training new nurses in the Critical Care...

Sunnybrook and Women's College Health Sciences Centre is Canada's first and largest Trauma centre caring for more than 1,200 patients a year who require...

Do you know what patients with chronic disease such as diabetes, asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) find the most daunting? According to a...

Residents of the Capital Health region in central Alberta have always moved freely between hospitals, emergency wards and clinics to receive care. But not...

Toronto Rehab is leading the way in developing Interprofessional Education (IPE) strategies to promote collaboration, teamwork and communication among health-care disciplines with the goal...

St. Mary's General Hospital's (Kitchener, Ontario) Chest Unit provides specialized patient care and enables more efficient use of critical care resources. The unit,...

When you were in nursing school you tried to decide which clinical area of practice you would most want to practice in upon graduation....

Dr. Wei Cheng is a pediatric surgeon and a Médecins Sans Frontires/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) volunteer. He was born in Beijing and became a...

When a patient dies, patient care workers quickly turn their attention to those who still require their special skills. The death signals an end...

Mercedes Pederson loved being a "little mother" to her baby brother, Ryan. So it was more than shocking to the eight-year-old when Ryan developed...