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It looks like an ordinary cup of tea being offered to someone sitting at the bedside. But this simple transaction has a far greater...

In January, North York General Hospital (NYGH) introduced a Paediatric Short Stay Unit to provide young patients with timely access to acute care for...

North York General Hospital (NYGH) is the first hospital in Canada to use Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) as a medication management solution, significantly improving...

  While efficiency and better patient care are the ultimate goals of eHealth initiatives and integrated electronic health records, the actual implementation of electronic health...

Recently, a young woman in her mid-30s was referred to me by her family physician. She is a mother of two children under the...

Since her early teens, Felicia* used alcohol to cope with her anxiety, depression and trauma from childhood abuse. At 28, the single mother was...

Serious fractures, especially hip fractures, are a consequence of osteoporosis and all too common among our elderly population in Canada. For an elderly patient,...

Patient safety at North York General Hospital (NYGH) received a major boost with the launch of bold technology that is reducing medication errors and...