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Capital Health’s new Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute pulses with ingenuity

On March 8, 2006, the last load of concrete poured onto the roof of Capital Health's Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute in Edmonton, Alberta. It...

Architectural design at TWH lets equipment – and people – reach full potential

Since its opening last fall, the new Neuroimaging Department at University Health Network's Toronto Western Hospital (TWH) has seen a constant stream of visitors...

Princess Margaret renovation features quality clinical space and welcoming environment

Princess Margaret Hospital is known for its ability to balance state-of-the-art diagnosis and treatment with compassion and care. There is an expectation that their...

A children’s hospital that doesn’t look or feel like one

Canada's largest children's rehabilitation hospital broke the institutional mould in February when it opened an extraordinary new building designed to support healing in children...

Telehealth reunites a young patient with his family in Nunavut

James Kaernerk is a long way from home. The nineteen-year-old rehabilitation patient at the Élisabeth Bruyère Health Centre (a site of SCO Health Service)...

A new way to manage your health information: The Continuity of Care Record

Many of our daily activities involve information management. We use automated banking machines for account updates and bill payment, we book plane tickets online,...

The ‘How To Guide’ on becoming green at your facility

When I began the journey to becoming "green", I realized, first and foremost it is important to choose your cheerleaders and champions. These are...

Lab of the future now open in Toronto

Research scientists know what they want; their laboratory facilities must be set up "just so" to do their work properly. Often, however, they don't...

Saint John Regional Hospital to get first PET/CT scanner in Atlantic Canada

Eight diagnostic tests in 14 days. That is what a New Brunswick retired teacher had to endure several years ago as physicians searched for...

Creating a better community

BC Cancer Research Centre (BCCRC) represents one of Canada's largest integrated cancer research centres and includes the unique Michael Smith Genome Sciences Centre. Located...

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