Monthly Archives: October 2007

Innovation, partnership, and patient-focused care are the cornerstones of the Total Joint Assessment Centre’s (TJAC) success in reducing wait-times for knee and hip replacement...

Recreation staff at Winnipeg's Misericordia Place, a 100-bed personal care home, were looking for a new way to invigorate their elderly charges. Sid Williamson,...

At age 42, Carole Laurin was in perfect health - or so she thought. She ate well, exercised, didn’t smoke, visited her family doctor for...

Robyn is more than a number; she is more than the measure of her weight and temperature, BMI and potassium levels. At 20 years...

Dr. Paul Garfinkel is feeling good. As the President and CEO of the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH), he’s been looking forward...

Involving patients and families is a critical piece in the pursuit of a safer health-care system. Patients and families play vital roles in identifying...

Construction of a new home - the Alexander Pavilion - for people with Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) and other dementias is underway at St. Peter’s...

Is it ever safe to drink alcohol when breastfeeding? What are the risks to my baby if I smoke marijuana while carrying or breastfeeding?...

In partnership with the Toronto Police Services (TPS), The Scarborough Hospital’s (TSH) Mental Health Services Program implements a Mobile Crisis Intervention Team (MCIT). MCIT...