• Celebrating Our Legacy and Leading for Tomorrow – Final Thoughts as Your CEO

    November 24, 2016

    Robert Biron reflects on his time as President and CEO of The Scarborough Hospital and living in the vibrant community of Scarborough in advance of his departure on December 1, 2016.

  • The strength of our Vision

    March 9, 2016

    In this issue of Connect with the CEO, Robert Biron discusses TSH’s longstanding focus on diversity, equity, and inclusion.

  • Out of the Darkness

    January 27, 2016

    In this issue of Connect with the CEO, Robert Biron shares his personal story of living with mental illness and his journey of healing.

  • Making Our Patients Our Partners

    December 16, 2015

    Today’s health care system can be characterized as one that is under enormous strain given our demographic and economic realities. The changes underway in Ontario are nothing short of daunting and the stakes couldn’t be higher.

  • Local In Spirit. Global In Care.

    December 3, 2015

    On November 18 and 19, we marked 90 years of service to the Scarborough community with events to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Birchmount campus, as well as the upcoming 60th anniversary of the General campus in 2016.

  • First-in-Canada Approaches Improving Mental Health Care For Patients At TSH

    October 9, 2015

    They are numbers that should make anyone pause. One in five Canadians will experience a mental health problem in their lifetime, but it’s estimated that just one in three Canadians who could benefit from mental health support actually receive it. Addressing this unmet need and improving access to mental health services has become a priority

  • A Bold New Roadmap For The Scarborough Hospital

    July 6, 2015

    On June 23, The Scarborough Hospital (TSH) launched its new 2015-2019 Strategic Plan, Forward Together: Building a Healthier Scarborough. Today, I’d like to share with you why I am so excited about our new Strategic Plan, and what the ideas included in the new plan mean for our hospital, our team, and our community. Last

  • A Very Special Nursing Week At TSH

    May 13, 2015

    May 11 to 17 marks National Nursing Week in Canada and – as always – we are taking this opportunity to recognize the outstanding nursing team at The Scarborough Hospital (TSH) for their hard work and commitment to our patients and community. Nursing Week has a special significance for TSH this year, as we celebrate

  • A Step Forward For Health Care In Scarborough

    April 23, 2015

    On April 10, Ontario’s Minister of Health and Long-Term Care, Dr. Eric Hoskins, announced the creation of an Expert Panel to develop a health care plan for Scarborough and West Durham Region. The Expert Panel reflects the Minister’s high priority to create a ‘road map’ to improve hospital services for our community. I realize this

  • Our Strength: Our Integrated Team

    February 12, 2015

    Our health care system continues to undergo significant change here in Ontario. From growing and aging communities, to new technologies and medical advances, to highly informed and engaged consumers, no doubt there are some high expectations and challenges before us. Health Minister, Dr. Eric Hoskins, recently announced the next phase of Ontario’s Action Plan for