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  • 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

  • RVHS and TSH Welcome The CE LHIN’s Allocation Of Funding For Merger Process

    December 5, 2013

    Rouge Valley Health System and The Scarborough Hospital thank the Central East Local Health Integration Network (Central East LHIN) for allocating $3.8 million in funding for the ongoing merger exploration process. Today, the Central East LHIN Board of Directors approved $1.3 million to reimburse the hospitals for their initial integration planning costs, and up to

  • Community Advisory Council Supports Proposed Merger of RVHS and TSH

    December 4, 2013

    The Scarborough Hospital’s Community Advisory Council (CAC) fully supports a merger of Rouge Valley Health System (RVHS) and The Scarborough Hospital (TSH). The announcement was made at TSH’s Board of Directors meeting yesterday. “There is a fantastic momentum involving the hospitals, the doctors and the community and we are all focused on the same value

  • Doctors Support Merger Of RVHS And TSH

    November 26, 2013

    Joint News Release of the Chiefs of Staff and Medical Advisory Committees of RVHS and TSH and the Presidents of the RVHS Medical Staff Society and the TSH Medical Staff Association The physicians’ organizations representing doctors at Rouge Valley Health System and The Scarborough Hospital fully support a merger of the two hospital corporations. The

  • Exhale Wellness Centres Open for Staff

    Exhale Wellness Centres Open for Staff

    August 20, 2013

    Best practices research shows that healthy providers working in healthy work environments deliver better healthcare to their patients. Over the years, The Scarborough Hospital (TSH) has launched a number of employee wellness programs designed to contribute to that healthy provider/healthy workplace goal, including smoking cessation programs, on-site fitness facilities and various healthy eating programs. This

  • TSH Physician “Figures” Out New Way for Health Care Community to Share Knowledge

    TSH Physician “Figures” Out New Way for Health Care Community to Share Knowledge

    August 20, 2013

    Most people would not get excited over a photo of the rash associated with Lyme disease. But if you’re a user of Dr. Josh Landy’s mobile phone application Figure 1, these sorts of images of painful, fatal and unique conditions are exactly why you signed up. Figure 1 is a new photo-sharing network designed for

  • Hospital Gowns Provide More Options for Patients

    Hospital Gowns Provide More Options for Patients

    August 6, 2013

    Linen carts across the hospital may seem a bit fuller in the coming days, as The Scarborough Hospital introduces more hospital gown options for patients. Starting last week, patients at both campuses have access to two options in addition to the standard hospital gown: a robe and pajama-style pants. Although these are not new products,

  • Kids’ Art Exhibition Featured at TSH

    Kids’ Art Exhibition Featured at TSH

    July 23, 2013

    A group of young Scarborough artists are not only showing healthy living through their art, but actually supporting local health care by donating a portion of the proceeds from their current art show to The Scarborough Hospital. The artists belong to a program called Healthy Living through Art (HLA), which fuses the arts with healthy