Archive for February, 2010

White, green, and growing at Humber River Regional Hospital
White, green, and growing at Humber River
Regional Hospital

The snow won’t be falling in June, we hope. But at Toronto’s Humber River Regional Hospital (HRRH) a portion of the roof will be the perfect shade of white. “We are really excited to be one of ...

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Mount Sinai’s Women’s and Infants’ redevelopment project within baby steps of completion
Mount Sinai’s Women’s and Infants’ redevelopment
project within baby steps of completion

Mount Sinai Hospital’s Lawrence and Frances Bloomberg Centre for Women’s and Infants’ Health is within a few baby steps of moving into its new home. This is the first part of the hospital’s capital redevelopment project that will create, expand ...

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Scanning for Safety
Scanning for Safety

Ensuring the smallest, most vulnerable patients are exposed to the least risk for an adverse outcome is the goal of Credit Valley’s award-winning electronic medication administration record and bedside medication verification project (eMAR/BMV). Since medication errors are the leading ...

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St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton awarded for energy and cost-saving measures
St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton awarded for energy
and cost-saving measures

At an announcement in late November of this year, St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton was presented with a significant $172,409 Electricity Retrofit Incentive Program (ERIP) cheque by Horizon Utilities. This was in recognition of the peak demand electricity savings of 732 ...

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CyberKnife technology offers new option for cancer patients
CyberKnife technology offers new option for
cancer patients

On November 26, 2009, Ontario marked a milestone with the announcement of the province’s first CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery treatment option for cancer patients at Juravinski Cancer Centre. The technology will offer many cancer patients an effective alternative to surgery for ...

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Getting green done: Engaging stakeholders for multiplier effect benefits
Getting green done: Engaging stakeholders for multiplier
effect benefits

Have you ever given any thought to the word “greening”? So vague, yet so powerful in its promise of a better, healthier world. Imagine if everyone around you shared a common vision for “greening” their homes and workplaces because they ...

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Misericordia Health Centre: Microfibre magnificent
Misericordia Health Centre: Microfibre magnificent

Like any good host Misericordia Health Centre strives to make its visitors as comfortable as possible. And, as all good hosts know, keeping things clean is a fundamental step in making visitors feel comfortable. When the question ...

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Cleaning product sales has Guelph St. Joseph’s team in the green
Cleaning product sales has Guelph St. Joseph’s team in
the green

A few committed individuals, given the chance, can change their environment for the better. And like many green things, it can start small, take root and grow. Or so the Green Team at. St. Joseph’s Health Centre Guelph, has ...

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