Nursing Hero Nominee Paul Welsby, Trillium Health Partners

It is with great pleasure that I nominate Paul Welsby, Renal Navigator, for consideration for the 2019 Nursing Hero Award. Throughout his career, Paul...

Nursing Hero Nominee Elli Clarke, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

My name is Jay Davis. On November 6, 2014, I had lifesaving and life altering triple bypass surgery at Sunnybrook Hospital. Following my recovery...

Meet Nursing Hero Nominee Juliet Hutchinson, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Nursing Hero Nominee Juliet Hutchinson, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre Dear award selection committee, It is my pleasure to write this letter nominating Juliet Hutchinson for the...

Nursing Hero Nominee, Christine Rae, Markham Stouffville Hospital

Name of nominee: Christine Rae, Registered Practical Nurse Nursing Hero story It’s been said that being a nurse is not what you do. It’s who you...

Nursing Hero Contest Third place winner: Christine Murphy, The Ottawa Hospital

Christine Murphy is a Nurse Specialized in Wound, Ostomy and Continence. (NSWOC), at the Ottawa, Hospital, Civic Campus, Ottawa, Ontario. Christine was a registered...

Nursing Contest : 2nd Place Winner: Laura Bainbridge, McMaster Children’s Hospital, Hamilton Health...

I was emotionally broken the first time I met Laura.  My daughter, Avery, who was age three at the time, was stuck in a...

Hospital News’ Nursing Hero Contest Winner: Rebecca Gonser

First Place Winner: Rebecca Gonser, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre (C5 – Trauma Unit 1st Nomination Rebecca and I have worked together on C5, for the past...

Last week to nominate your NURSING HERO!

Have you been inspired, encouraged or empowered by an employee or a colleague? Have you or your loved one been touched by the care and...

Diabetic foot infections

By Robyn Evan, Mariam Botros The estimated lifetime risk of a person with diabetes mellitus developing a foot ulcer is 15–25 per cent. It is...

A new wound-care initiative is tackling painful wait times

By Selma Al-Samarrai and Michael Oliveira Trevor Kampen marvels at the number of people he’s met during his journey from St. Michael’s Hospital to Providence...

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