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  • The Scarborough Hospital Launches An Innovative Career Development Program

    The Scarborough Hospital Launches An Innovative Career Development Program

    March 18, 2014

    The excitement that radiated from Annabelle Alberton, Grade 9 student, as she looked through a microscope in The Scarborough Hospital’s (TSH) lab, confirmed the success of the first-ever #careercruze. On March 7, Annabelle #careercruzed through TSH with approximately 50 other students to explore the many career opportunities available in a hospital setting. #careercruze is part

  • TSH Welcomes International Teaching Opportunity

    TSH Welcomes International Teaching Opportunity

    March 17, 2014

    The first of two groups of nurses from Hong Kong arrived on March 17 to participate in an education and clinical observation program developed by The Scarborough Hospital’s (TSH) Regional Nephrology Program. The second group arrives at the end of April. The nurses will each spend about five weeks learning and observing nephrology care delivery

  • Notice Of Special Meeting Of The Members

    March 6, 2014

    A Special Meeting of the Members of The Scarborough Hospital is being held for Members to vote on the proposed merger of The Scarborough Hospital (TSH) and Rouge Valley Health System (RVHS). Date: Tuesday, March 18, 2014 Time: 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. Location: The Scarborough Hospital, 3050 Lawrence Avenue East, General Campus, Lee Family

  • Mental Health Services To Offer Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Online To Select Clients

    Mental Health Services To Offer Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Online To Select Clients

    March 4, 2014

    Mental Health Services at The Scarborough Hospital (TSH) is embarking on an innovative research project that uses modern technology to deliver Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) to some of its Outpatient Program clients. CBT is a widely used form of psychotherapy in the treatment of anxiety and depression. Demand exceeds supply, however, with long wait lists,

  • TSH and RVHS Facilitated Integration Update

    February 23, 2014

    The Scarborough Hospital and Rouge Valley Health System are exploring the benefits and risks of a possible merger. Our goal is to develop high-quality, accessible and safe hospital programs and services for the communities we serve. Visit the Leading for Patients website to learn more: www.leadingforpatients.ca.

  • TSH Director Takes On Privileged Opportunity At A Pakistan Hospital

    TSH Director Takes On Privileged Opportunity At A Pakistan Hospital

    February 4, 2014

    Nurallah Rahim, Patient Care Director of Surgical Services, Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation at The Scarborough Hospital (TSH) has a very special opportunity to assist a teaching hospital in Pakistan with their surgical program. On January 31, Nurallah headed out to the Aga Khan University Hospital in Pakistan where he will conduct a surgical audit of the

  • Virtual Ward Eases Transition Home For Recently Discharged Patients

    Virtual Ward Eases Transition Home For Recently Discharged Patients

    February 4, 2014

    The goal of any patient-centred acute care facility is to provide quality inpatient care and then discharge healthier patients in a manner that reduces or avoids readmission. In collaboration with Carefirst Seniors and Community Services Association and the Central East Community Care Access Centre (CCAC), The Scarborough Hospital (TSH) launched a ‘Virtual Ward’ program last

  • TSH’s Cancer Care Program Moves Towards A Bright Future

    TSH’s Cancer Care Program Moves Towards A Bright Future

    February 1, 2014

    For now Nelda Lozinski, cancer patient at The Scarborough Hospital, is happy to just be able to see the sun rise and the sun set. And while Nelda is focused on today, staff and physicians at TSH are focused on tomorrow to ensure the future of cancer care at the hospital is just as bright.

  • TSH Recognizes National Non-Smoking Week

    TSH Recognizes National Non-Smoking Week

    January 21, 2014

    For TSH Housekeeping staff member Ruth Shields, it was a simple request from her granddaughter that finally led her to quit smoking. “My granddaughter asked me to quit. She’s my one and only grandchild and a major part of my life and I want to be around for her,” says Ruth, who was a smoker for

  • General Campus Medicine Units Score for their Floor

    General Campus Medicine Units Score for their Floor

    January 7, 2014

    Never has a bladder scanner been received with such fanfare. On November 28, the CP4 and 3 Central Medicine units at the General campus excitedly welcomed the valued piece of equipment and celebrated the successful completion of the hospital’s first “Score for Your Floor” campaign. Launched in March of 2013, Score for Your Floor is