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Multidisciplinary team provides better care for kids with intestinal failure

The Group for the Improvement of Intestinal Function and Treatment (GIFT) at The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) is the first formal multidisciplinary team...

Telemedicine benefits oncology treatment

A northern Ontario breast cancer patient is now confident about her treatment plan thanks to telemedicine capabilities at Kingston General Hospital (KGH). A meeting between...

Innovative design for Ste-Anne Hospital features green elements

Many managers of aging Canadian health-care facilities are beginning to see the benefits of changing old buildings into innovative and green health-care environments. This...

Patient perspectives and staff workflow key to designing new space at Mount Sinai Hospital

Maureen Riley knows what it's like to be the mother of a newborn child who needs hospitalization. Riley's son Sullivan was born 13 weeks...

Alberta Children’s Hospital sets a new standard in family-centered care

The new Alberta Children's Hospital (ACH), which opened on September 27, 2006, has become an instant design benchmark thanks to its unique child-friendly design...

Sunnybrook saves energy

Behind the scenes at one of Canada's largest hospitals is an unseen but essential part of running such an organization: the power plant and...

Humber River Regional Hospital Child Life Specialist spreads smiles in Kenya

Smiling comes easily to Jody Chatterton, especially when she's doing something she loves - working with children. And for the 28 year-old certified...

New facility in Brampton eagerly anticipated

When a city builds its first new hospital in over 80 years, it's sure to be eagerly anticipated by the public. And it's to...

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