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Mount Sinai Hospital goes greener and gets cooler with new energy source

Toronto’s Mount Sinai Hospital is getting greener and going deeper beginning in spring 2009. The hospital signed on with the Enwave Energy Corporation (Enwave)...

Ten years or transforming lives

The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) has just finished celebrating our first decade of existence. Our four founding organizations—the Clarke Institute of...

Trillium Health Centre’s award winning Health Information Access Layer

Integrating and sharing information among care providers and patients is a big challenge for the health-care system. The situation is further complicated by the...

Discharge process lauded by long-term care facility

A new approach to long-term care discharge adopted by The Scarborough Hospital (TSH) and Yee Hong Centre for Geriatric Care (YHC) is going a...

Seeing health care through green coloured glasses

Unlike most other hospital administrators, the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH’s) Director of Support Services, Moe White, is looking forward to another...

Telemedicine improves community management of chronic respiratory diseases

Gerry Townend, a Carleton Place resident, recently completed a consultation with Dr. Stephen Bencze, a respirologist with the Ottawa Hospital using the Ontario Telemedicine...

Videoconferencing technology helps patients manage follow-up care

An avid fisherman and outdoorsman from Northern Ontario, Daniel Girard had a bone marrow transplant six years ago at Princess Margaret Hospital (PMH) and...

Whitby Mental Health Centre enhances care with electronic health record system

With the movement towards electronic health records becoming an increasing priority for health-care organizations across the country, Whitby Mental Health Centre (WMHC) is preparing...

Rouge Valley construction projects address needs of growing patient community

New construction projects at Rouge Valley Health System (RVHS) are ushering in an era of transformation and focus on being the best for patients....

New high-tech hub improves patient care

With a snip of the ceremonial ribbon, albeit one made of magnetic tape to symbolize the move to new technology, Hamilton Health Sciences (HHS)...

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