Simulated emergencies inspire real improvements

The trauma bay in St. Michael’s Hospital Emergency Department bustled with activity as a new patient was rolled in on a stretcher. With a...

BC Emergency Health Services earns Accreditation

After a rigorous review, BC Emergency Health Services (BCEHS) has earned accreditation, as the organization continues to further align its patient-first approach with other...

Research improves air ambulance planning and dispatch

Ornge provides an essential service in Ontario's highly regionalized health care system by transporting patients to definitive care in a timely manner.  To do...

Getting ambulances back on the road

When it comes to the challenge of #ambulance off-load delays, #Trillium Health Partners and Peel Paramedics are partnering to find a solution. Off-loading patients in...

Achieving distinction in trauma services

For some Canadians, a routine commute to work in the morning may end at a designated trauma centre, courtesy of a moment of inattention...

Doctors reconnect with lost boy

Two years ago, during the Summit for Sinai fundraising climb up Tanzania’s Mount Kilimanjaro, the fundraisingteam encountered an unexpected life-saving task. While making their...

ED wait times due to access block

The Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians (CAEP) released “A Snap Shot on Life in the Emergency Department” today, highlighting the current situation in Canadian...

Volunteering in the moment

The morning of May 26, 2012, seemed like a typical one for Victoria, B.C. commuter Nicole Smart. She was on her way to her...

$15 million gift will reshape emergency medicine at Mount Sinai

Mount Sinai Hospital today announced that Gerald Schwartz and Heather Reisman have made a transformational $15 million gift that will see the significant physical expansion...

Family draws on experience with son’s traumatic brain injury to help others cope

In the late morning of April 5, 2008, Andrew McCallum was doing what he did most days: walking his shortcut along the train tracks...

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