• Integration Planning Continues Between RVHS And TSH

    April 23, 2014

    Rouge Valley Health System (RVHS) and The Scarborough Hospital (TSH) are proceeding with a joint integration plan for select services, building on their extensive work from the facilitated integration process of the last year. “Both TSH and RVHS remain committed to integration of services. We will focus opportunities that align with the Central East Local

  • Improved Processes At The Scarborough Hospital 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

  • Pink Gala Raises $100,000 For Cancer Care At The Scarborough Hospital

    April 15, 2014

    On Sunday, April 13, the Pink Gala presented The Scarborough Hospital Foundation (TSHF) with $100,000 towards its vision of an integrated cancer care program at the hospital. This donation will go towards the Scarborough World Gala, being hosted by TSHF on May 10, with a goal of raising $2 million in support of cancer care

  • TSH Posts Leading Results In Provincial Obstetrical Registry

    April 3, 2014

    The Scarborough Hospital’s (TSH) performance in Ontario’s pregnancy, birth and childhood registry not only exceeds our peer hospitals, but in many cases also rates ahead of the entire province. The Better Outcomes Registry and Network (BORN) was established in 2009 to collect, share and rigorously protect critical data about each child born in the province.

  • Frail Seniors Benefitting From Innovative Partnerships And Programs At TSH

    April 1, 2014

    A number of innovative partnerships and programs in The Scarborough Hospital’s (TSH) Specialized Geriatrics program are improving the care and coordination of support services for frail seniors in Scarborough. “We are very excited to broaden our partnerships with Carefirst Seniors and Community Services Association, St. Paul’s L’Amoreaux Centre and TransCare Community Support Services to further

  • 2014-2015 Budget And Operating Plan Enhances Patient Services While Maintaining A Balanced Position

    March 27, 2014

    For the coming fiscal year, 2014-2015, The Scarborough Hospital (TSH) will invest in key priority areas that will reduce costs, improve efficiencies and maintain or improve quality patient care. Building on the successes of the previous fiscal year, this budget and operating plan reflects both efficiencies and quality improvement. 2014-2015 Investments and Efficiency Initiatives TSH

  • The Scarborough Hospital Board Declines To Merge At This Time

    March 15, 2014

    March 15, 2014 – The Scarborough Hospital (TSH) Board of Directors has decided that it will not proceed with a proposed merger with Rouge Valley Health System (RVHS) at this time. The following TSH Board resolution was passed unanimously: WHEREAS the Board of Directors (“Directors”) of The Scarborough Hospital (“TSH”) approved the amalgamation of the

  • High School Students Cruze TSH For Hands-on Career Experience

    March 12, 2014

    Approximately 50 students “cruzed” through The Scarborough Hospital (TSH) on March 7 for an up‐close look at the many career opportunities available in a hospital setting. #careercruze is a new and innovative program developed by TSH that guides students through the many facets of health care – from clinical to administrative to support services –

  • Hospital Merger Proceeds To Next Steps With A Special Meeting Of The Annual Members Of The Corporation

    March 5, 2014

    The Board of Directors of The Scarborough Hospital (TSH) has approved the constituting documents that would come into effect should the proposed merger with Rouge Valley Health System (RVHS) proceed. The TSH Board’s approvals are the latest in a series of steps toward merging the two hospital corporations, which remains contingent on a number of

  • Community Invited To Join Telephone Town Halls On Proposed Hospital Merger

    February 11, 2014

    Rouge Valley Health System (RVHS) and The Scarborough Hospital (TSH) invite the community to join a second set of interactive telephone town halls that will provide an update on the proposed merger and ask for community input. To ensure that they can join the call, community members must pre-register for the telephone town halls by