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Providing care during a renovation project
Providing care during a renovation project

Yves Crehore (left) and Suman Bahl review construction drawings in one of the areas currently under renovation at Markham Stouffville Hospital. The close relationship between the construction and the inflection control teams is critical in a project of this ...


Green in action: Markham Stouffville Hospital
Green in action: Markham Stouffville Hospital

Paul Butler, Refrigeration Mechanic with Markham Stouffville Hospital is reviewing the operation of the chiller plant at the Markham District Energy Bur Oak Centre with Bruce Brown, Chief Operating Engineer with Markham District Energy. Despite the promising trend of increased ...


The evolution of an organization
The evolution of an organization

Janet Beed. Markham Stouffville Hospital has undergone an extensive renovation and expansion transformation over the last five years. During this period, change became our new normal; and today, our programs and services can evolve in keeping up with the support ...

Posted: January 30, 2015|From the CEO's Desk|0 comments

Transforming medication safety with barcode technology
Transforming medication safety with barcode technology

Clinical pharmacist Charing Ng and pharmacy assistant Emmanuel Eugenio scan a barcode so the BoxPicker can find the patient’s medication. The pharmacy team at Markham Stouffville Hospital remembers the first patient whose identification bracelet included a barcode. That barcode enabled the ...


Speech and language therapy meets 21st century
Speech and language therapy meets 21st century

Maigen Bundy, Speech-Language Pathologist for the York Region Preschool Speech and Language Program through Markham Stouffville Hospital, visits the Child Development Programs website www.childdevelopmentprograms.ca , one of many new interactive resources for parents on the go. The York Region Preschool ...

Posted: June 23, 2014|Featured, Pediatrics|0 comments

Growing stronger, one bead at a time
Growing stronger, one bead at a time

The Mascoll and Cruz families along with Dr. Sharma displaying the Strands of Strength necklaces for babies Blake Mascoll and Tyler Cruz. Some of the tiny necklaces could easily fit around an adult’s wrist. The colourful beads tell a story ...

Posted: June 11, 2014|Featured, Patient Care, Pediatrics|0 comments

Think and act differently, get different results
Think and act differently, get different results

Markham Stouffvile Hospital Foundation CEO Suzette Strong with volunteers Khalid Usman, MSHF Board Chair and Sanjeev Agnihotri who volunteers with the hospital. Hospitals come in all shapes and sizes; trauma, rehabilitation, specialized, general, regional, teaching or community based; yet delivering ...


Easing the transition from an adolescent day hospital program to high school
Easing the transition from an adolescent day hospital
program to high school

A.T.L.A.S Program team members gather at the Cornell Community Centre and Library to discuss the fall 2013 program start Imagine you are a 16 year old student struggling with mental illness – the thought of going to school every morning ...


The best unpaid job in fundraising
The best unpaid job in fundraising

Fundraising for my community hospital has been one of the most rewarding jobs. It’s an opportunity to work amongst passionate people who are driven by the common goal to build a healthier community. Over the past four years, the Markham ...

Posted: November 19, 2012|Patient Care|0 comments

Local community hospitals help ensure cardiac health
Local community hospitals help ensure cardiac health

Just as “It takes a village to raise a child,” the team at Markham Stouffville Hospital believes it takes a community to ensure good long-term cardiac health, including an evolving and growing role for local community hospitals. “The way cardiac care ...

Posted: July 5, 2012|Cardiology, Public Health|1 comment

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