• 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

  • TSH Staff Aim To Score For Their Floor

    TSH Staff Aim To Score For Their Floor

    April 15, 2014

    A comfortable chair and an iPod seem like a perfect combination. But for the Palliative Care and Specialized Geriatrics Units at The Scarborough Hospital (TSH) they represent two very important fundraising efforts in the hospital’s latest “Score for Your Floor” campaigns. “Score for Your Floor is a fundraising initiative The Scarborough Hospital Foundation (TSHF) created

  • Volunteers Are Out Of This World

    Volunteers Are Out Of This World

    April 15, 2014

    The Scarborough Hospital (TSH) staff and physicians showed their appreciation of the hospital’s outstanding volunteers during National Volunteer Week by sharing their favourite volunteer moments. “Jerry is a huge help to us every Friday morning, and has been on the unit for many years. He works very hard to keep us well stocked, tidy and

  • Call For Directors

    April 1, 2014

    The Scarborough Hospital is seeking candidates to serve on its volunteer Board of Directors effective at the next Annual General Meeting on June 24, 2014. Situated in the most diverse community in Canada, The Scarborough Hospital (TSH) delivers innovative, high-quality patient care at two hospital campuses and six satellite sites. It offers a range of

  • Help Us Shape A New Retail And Food Services Strategy

    March 21, 2014

    The Scarborough Hospital is updating its retail and food services strategy in an effort to improve and expand on the services offered to patients and visitors to the hospital. We hope you will take a few moments to fill in the online survey that applies to the hospital campus in which you recently received care

  • TSH Declines To Proceed With Merger At This Time

    TSH Declines To Proceed With Merger At This Time

    March 19, 2014

    On March 15 at a special meeting, the Board of Directors of The Scarborough Hospital (TSH) decided that it would not proceed with a proposed merger with Rouge Valley Health System (RVHS) at this time. At its meeting on March 4, the TSH Board approved the proposed merger in principle, conditional on obtaining the Ontario

  • Noria Family Donates $1 Million To Support Cancer Care At The Scarborough Hospital

    March 19, 2014

    The importance of giving back was always a standard in the Noria house. From early days as newlyweds in India to moving to Canada and raising two children, Dr. Dhun Noria and her husband, Farokh, have always extended their good fortune to family, friends, friends of friends and even strangers. “Even during hard or lean

  • 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