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  • Markham Stouffville Hospital Hopes To Learn From Long-Standing TSH Program

    Markham Stouffville Hospital Hopes To Learn From Long-Standing TSH Program

    June 19, 2014

    It’s just after 7:30 in the morning on May 5 and five-year-old Gregory Kubrynski stands shyly beside his mother Anjie in the Day Surgery Unit at The Scarborough Hospital’s Birchmount campus as a nurse does some final preparations before he is ushered into the operating room (OR) for a dental surgery procedure. “That’s a nice

  • Foundation To Host Scarborough World Cup Of Cricket – June 20-22

    June 16, 2014

    The Scarborough Hospital Foundation is hosting the Scarborough World Cup of Cricket (SWCC), June 20-22, in support of The Scarborough Hospital’s (TSH) Cancer Care program. New to this year’s tournament is a collaborative partnership with Special Olympics Ontario. The goal for this collaboration is to present opportunities to physically and mentally challenged children to develop

  • 2014 Annual General Meeting And Election Of Annual Members To The Nominating Committee

    June 10, 2014

    The Board of Directors of The Scarborough Hospital invites you to attend the 2014 Annual General Meeting on Tuesday, June 24. Join us to hear about the hospital’s exciting achievements over the past year, future opportunities, and our plans moving forward. The agenda also includes the election of Directors to the Board of Directors and

  • New Service Offers More Convenience For Family Maternity Centre Patients

    June 6, 2014

    Effective Monday, June 9, the Family Maternity Centres (FMCs) at both campuses of The Scarborough Hospital (TSH) will be offering offering point of sale (POS) debit and credit card payments to patients and family members for supplies not covered by provincial health insurance. “We’re excited to be able to offer this service in our FMCs,”

  • Fairchild Radio – Live at TSH, June 5

    May 29, 2014

    The Scarborough Hospital Foundation (TSHF) is partnering with Fairchild Radio to broadcast a live Radiothon on Thursday, June 5 to raise money for urgently needed medical equipment. The live broadcast will take place at The Scarborough Hospital’s (TSH) General campus and will feature touching interviews from TSH physicians, patients, nurses, volunteers and staff. Guests will

  • Fairchild Radiothon – Live At The Scarborough Hospital On June 5

    May 28, 2014

    Fairchild Radio will broadcast live at The Scarborough Hospital (TSH) on June 5! Fairchild Radio will be onsite at TSH’s General campus broadcasting live to help raise money for urgently needed equipment. The fundraising goal for the Fairchild Radio “Radiothon” at TSH is $100,000, with proceeds going to priority medical equipment. Fairchild Radio – on

  • New Automated Parking System Will Enhance Efficiency Access

    New Automated Parking System Will Enhance Efficiency Access

    May 26, 2014

    On June 10, The Scarborough Hospital (TSH) launched a new automated parking system to provide more efficient and convenient access to the hospital for our patients, visitors, staff, physicians and volunteers. Daily, weekly and 14-day parking passes can now be purchased through convenient pay stations located at both campuses, and payment methods include credit and

  • Nurse Retires After 41 Years On The Job

    Nurse Retires After 41 Years On The Job

    May 13, 2014

    As a small child in Jamaica, Lucy knew from a very young age that she wanted to be a nurse. Other opportunities cropped up along the way, but she pursued her dream, received her training and never looked back. “When I was about nine years old there was a polio outbreak,” recalls Lucy Townsend, who

  • Duchess Of York To Attend Scarborough World Gala

    May 1, 2014

    The Scarborough Hospital Foundation (TSHF) is honoured to welcome the Duchess of York Lady Sarah Ferguson as the keynote speaker for the second Scarborough World Gala on May 10, 2014. The goal is to raise $2 million to support The Scarborough Hospital’s (TSH) Cancer Care program. The Gala will include a Lifetime Achievement Award presentation

  • Improved Processes Lead To Enhanced Patient Safety And Cost-Savings

    April 22, 2014

    The Scarborough Hospital (TSH) has successfully reduced its rate of hospital-acquired pressure ulcers by more than half, which has resulted in improved care and safety, as well as a cost savings of more than $350,000. This success was achieved through a series of co-ordinated organizational improvements in process, systems and structures including: LEAN Rapid Improvement