• The Scarborough Hospital Is Open for Patient Care

    December 23, 2013

    Despite the storm this weekend, The Scarborough Hospital (TSH) has had no power outages and at this time, there is power at both campuses and at five out of the six satellites. The one satellite – 78 Corporate Drive – has no power and as a result, dialysis patients who receive treatment at this location

  • TSH Laboratory Services Achieves High Provincial Accreditation Score

    December 16, 2013

    Following on the heels of The Scarborough Hospital (TSH) attaining Exemplary Standing by Accreditation Canada, the hospital’s Laboratory Services also scored high in standards set out by the Ontario Laboratory Accreditation (OLA). “We averaged 95 per cent across both campuses during our recent accreditation, up from 92 per cent four years ago,” explains Petra Sheldrake,

  • Dr. Janet Roscoe Receives ACP Mastership Award

    December 9, 2013

    Dr. Janet Roscoe, Nephrologist and Director of the Home Hemodialysis Unit at The Scarborough Hospital (TSH), has been awarded a Mastership from the American College of Physicians (ACP). “Throughout her career, Dr. Roscoe has made it her mission to improve the care and service delivery of dialysis for patients, both domestically and abroad,” said Dr.

  • TSH Community Advisory Council Supports Proposed Merger of Rouge Valley Health System and The Scarborough Hospital

    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

  • Improving Access to Cancer Care for First Nations Communities

    December 2, 2013

    A social worker with a passion for supporting the Aboriginal path to health and healing has joined the Central East Regional Cancer Program. Kathy MacLeod‐Beaver is the cancer program’s new Aboriginal Navigator, and she has extensive experience in health promotion and counselling for First Nations Inuit Metis (FNIM) peoples from her work with the Nogojiwanong

  • RVHS and TSH Welcome the Central East LHIN’s Allocation of Funding for Merger Process

    November 27, 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

  • Doctors Support Merger of Rouge Valley Health System and The Scarborough Hospital

    November 25, 2013

    The physicians’ organizations representing doctors at Rouge Valley Health System and The Scarborough Hospital fully support a merger of the two hospital corporations. The Medical Advisory Committees and the Leaders of the physician staff associations at both hospital corporations fully endorse the motions approved by the two hospital Boards of Directors at their meetings on

  • TSH Medical Staff Association Donates To Philippine Relief Effort

    November 22, 2013

    The Medical Staff Association of The Scarborough Hospital has donated $1,000 to Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Parish, a registered charit y that is eligible for government – matching donations. “As health care professionals, we are eager to provide assistance in relief efforts following the devastating typhoon that recently hit the Philippines,” explains Dr.

  • TSH Awarded Gold Quality Healthcare Workplace Award

    November 15, 2013

    The Scarborough Hospital (TSH) has been awarded a Gold 2013 Quality Healthcare Workplace Award from the Ontario Hospital Association (OHA) and the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care for the hospital’s efforts to improve the quality of work-life for staff and the care and services delivered to patients. Health care organizations from across the province

  • The Scarborough Hospital Foundation To Launch Second Annual Scarborough World Gala

    November 14, 2013

    On November 14, The Scarborough Hospital Foundation will officially launch its second annual Scarborough World Gala. Its goal is to raise $2 million to support The Scarborough Hospital’s Cancer Care program. The Gala will be held on May 10, 2014 and will honour Dr. Dhun Noria, Chief of Laboratory Medicine and Medical Director of Laboratories