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Enhancing fire safety with training and partnerships

By Michael Oreskovich At Runnymede Healthcare Centre, implementing effective fire management strategies supports the hospital’s top priority: patient safety. Inadequate preparation for emergency situations is...

Preferred Proponent Selected for Mackenzie Vaughan Hospital Project

Mackenzie Health achieved another significant milestone on the Mackenzie Vaughan Hospital project with the selection of the preferred proponent. On August 29, 2016, Infrastructure...

Hospital-wide evacuation drill a success

Emergencies can happen quickly and without warning. No matter how much you’ve prepared, you don’t know if you’re truly ready until you’re faced with...

Battle of the Kilowatts at HSC Winnipeg

Facility Management staff work tirelessly to increase energy efficiency in hospitals across the country. Not only does this effort lower the overall cost of...

Capturing hospital anesthetic gases

New patented technology developed in Waterloo Region will help battle climate change by capturing anesthetic gases that cause global warming. Grand River Hospital (GRH) has...

A new era in kids’ healthcare

Something pretty amazing in #kids' healthcare happened in Hamilton last month, something that was 25 years in the making. For the first time, McMaster Children's...

Interview with Accreditation Canada’s President and CEO

Below is an interview with Wendy Nicklin - the outgoing President and Chief Executive Officer of Accreditation Canada, a position she served in for 11...

$100 million partnership in brain health and aging innovation

Baycrest Health Sciences will lead a new Canadian venture aimed at optimizing the cognitive, emotional and physical well-being of older adults—across the country and...

Energy efficiency at HSC Winnipeg

  Health Sciences Centre Winnipeg, Manitoba’s hospital, is the province’s largest health care facility and serves populations from Manitoba, northwestern Ontario and parts of Nunavut....

Chatham-Kent Health Alliance Becomes First 3RCertified Hospital

Chatham-Kent Health Alliance’s (CKHA) continued excellence in environmental initiatives were recognized with a Gold Level certification from the Recycling Council of Ontario’s (RCO) 3RCertified...

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