Volunteers offer comfort and compassion

By Emily Dawson It’s not yet 10 a.m. and a man arrives at the St. Michael’s Hospital emergency department with a significant head injury, perhaps...

Canadian medical volunteers help give 100,000 free surgical procedures in West Africa

A 7-month-old patient receives the 100,000th free surgical procedure given by Mercy Ships volunteers. The Canadian office of international nonprofit Mercy Ships celebrates a major...

Nursing Hero Nominee Ali-Akber Shermohammed, The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health

I am writing to nominate my colleague Ali-Akber Shermohammed Ali-Akber.Shermohammed@camh.ca for the award. He is a full-time RNs and a great team lead at...

Nursing Hero Nominee Andres Gomez, Trillium Health Partners

Author Mandy Hale once wrote “To make a difference in someone’s life you don’t have to be brilliant, rich, beautiful or perfect. You just...

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...

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