Meet Nursing Hero Tricia Newport

Top 5 Finalist: Tricia Newport Whitehorse General Hospital, Whitehorse, Yukon and Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) Canada Very few nurses working for MSF Canada have...

Meet Nursing Hero Elizabeth Hasler

Elizabeth Hasler, Schizophrenia Clinic, Southlake Regional Health Centre Mrs. Elizabeth Hasler, better known as Liz, is one of our senior most nursing staff members in...

Nursing Hero Cathie Cullen

Cathie Cullen, Senior Forensic Nurse, Waterloo Region Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence Treatment Centre   I would like to nominate Cathie Cullen as a “Nursing Hero”. Cathie is a...

Meet third place winner of Nursing Hero Contest: Jessica Bridgeman

Jessica Bridgeman, Harm Reduction Coordinator Interior Health Vernon B.C She came in like a wrecking ball…in the most respectful, compassionate, culturally competent, ethical way possible!  Prior to...

New group provides resources and peer support for trauma survivors

By Kelly O’Brien After she was hit by a garbage truck in 2012, doctors told Margaret Harvey’s husband she had only a 30 per cent...

Sunnybrook appoints new President and CEO

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Andrew Smith, as the hospital’s new President and CEO. Following an international search,...

Building a culture of philanthropy – one person at a time

By Suzette Strong An exceptional patient experience is where it all begins.  A patient receives great care and they often want to find a way...

How volunteers are donating more than just time

By Melissa Londono From knitting newborn hats and making quilts to fundraising for the hospital’s equipment and a state-of-the-art Medical Imaging unit. More than 800...

Award-winning program helps patients move safely from hospital to home

Learnings from the Seamless Transitions: Hospital to Home approach prompted the Mississauga Halton CCAC to develop ‘My Story’ – a personalized information package that...

Therapeutic gardening enhances patient experience

 By Ana Gajic A patient with dementia, who is normally in a state of agitation, finds a sense of calm in the simple act of...

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