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Student volunteers bring warmth to cancer centre

 Every volunteer has their own story. Samantha Nicholas became a volunteer because she wanted to honour her grandmother’s #cancer journey. Haley Brough became a...

This volunteer could be your next family doctor

Gang Zhou dreamed of becoming a doctor, but he didn’t know where to start. It was 2013 and Gang had just moved to Canada. It...

A new role for physiotherapists at Lakeridge Health

Physiotherapists at Lakeridge Health are taking on new responsibilities that will give them a lot to…well, puff about. “I don’t know of any other hospital...

Volunteer helps prepare brothers and sisters-to-be

It’s a Saturday morning at Lakeridge Health Oshawa and volunteer Jeanne Frolick is waiting to welcome a new group of youngsters to a quiet...

Lakeridge Health eliminates injuries with innovation and collaboration

A common hospital task once plagued by injuries is now incident-free at Lakeridge Health thanks to innovative thinking and collaborative effort. For the Service Associates...

A Century of Caring: Volunteers Celebrate 100 years

We all know the friendly faces of hospital volunteers – they greet us in the lobby, direct us when we’re lost, and always have...

Practice makes perfect for Lakeridge Health’s code responders

An overhead page “Mock Code Grey, Diagnostic Imaging” is heard throughout Lakeridge Health Bowmanville.  Immediately clinical staff grab their department’s Code Manual to find...

Hospitals celebrate success in integrating leadership competencies

Recognizing that most leaders are made, not born, two Greater Toronto Area (GTA) hospitals, Rouge Valley Health System (RVHS) and Lakeridge Health, have woven...

Winning the battle with cervical cancer: Local care and localized treatment...

When you have cancer, living a normal life can be a challenge. Treatment can take you away from your home and distance you from...

Home hemodialysis bringing life-saving care into patients’ homes

It’s 4 a.m. on a Tuesday morning. While most of Durham Region is sound asleep, Peter Robinson and his wife Mary awaken to give...

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