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Builder and architect named for McMaster Children's Health Centre

Mar 4, 2014
Official opening of new Michael G. DeGroote Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at McMaster Children’s Hospital Jun 18, 2012
New Children’s Treatment Centre to be located in Lower City Hamilton Mar 20, 2012

HHS 

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HHS CCO Brenda Flaherty retiring Jan 27, 2017
Chedoke Site Nov 15, 2016
HHS Chief Innovation Officer receives special distinction from Mohawk College Oct 25, 2016
Ministry of Child and Youth Services (MCYS) Autism Announcement – March 29, 2016 Mar 29, 2016
DEC. 10, 2015 - HHS surgeon awarded with Governor General’s Meritorious Service Decoration Dec 10, 2015
Hamilton Health Sciences ranked second among Canada’s top research hospitals - Oct. 28, 2015 Oct 28, 2015
Additional radiation reduces breast-cancer recurrence for some patients: Hamilton study Jul 23, 2015
Cancer patients treated in world-first clinical trial of Canadian viral therapy Jul 10, 2015
Improving quality of life for seniors in long-term care Jun 25, 2015

Hamilton Health Sciences Board of Directors Approves New Contract for Inpatient Nutrition Services and Core Housekeeping

Jun 25, 2015
Advisory: apple recall due to listeriosis contamination Jun 9, 2015
Hamilton Health Sciences focused on providing highest quality food for patients and best value for taxpayers May 25, 2015
Mental Health and Addictions Funding May 14, 2015
Medical Pharmacies Group provides funds for aging research May 12, 2015
May 6, 2015: Increased surveillance for listeriosis due to recall of apple product May 6, 2015
McMaster Children's Hospital regarding clarification by Justice Edward in Ontario Court of Justice April 24 2015 Apr 24, 2015
Hamilton healthcare workers recognized with provincial award for their “human touch” Apr 23, 2015
Connecting Local Seniors with the Care They Need to Live Independently Apr 17, 2015
McMaster Children’s Hospital Foundation Celebrates Completion of Enabling Dreams Campaign Mar 25, 2015
Feb. 3, 2015 - Hip ATTACK meets IndieGoGo: Hamilton-based research study on hip fractures launches precedent-setting crowdfunding campaign Feb 3, 2015
Insider Newsletter - January 28, 2015 Jan 28, 2015
Live Tweet for Alzheimer's Awareness Month! Jan 13, 2015
$5-million transformational gift pledged over three years in support of Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre Dec 11, 2014
McMaster Children’s Hospital Foundation Celebrates Transformational Gifts in support of the Enabling Dreams Campaign for the new McMaster Children’s Health Centre Dec 8, 2014
New Vice President of Research at HHS Nov 26, 2014
Dr. Salim Yusuf to become President of the World Heart Federation in January 2015 Nov 25, 2014
Juravinski Hospital transforms patient care by being first in Ontario to fully implement new ECG-based technology and practice change for peripherally inserted central catheters Nov 21, 2014
HHS responds to court ruling re: CAS involvement in medical treatment of child Nov 14, 2014
Ebola Preparedness - October 2014 Oct 28, 2014
‘INSPIRED’ hospital-to-home program empowers patients living with advanced Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) - Oct. 7, 2014 Oct 7, 2014
Hamilton patients being tested for neurological symptoms - Oct. 2, 2014 Oct 3, 2014
Insider Newsletter - October 1, 2014 Oct 1, 2014
News Release: EV-D68 update Sep 25, 2014
Insider Newsletter - Sept. 19, 2014 Sep 19, 2014
Positive test results for EV-D68 in Hamilton - Sept. 18, 2014 Sep 18, 2014
News release: $275,000 Raised for Breast Cancer Research at 7th Annual BRIGHT RUN Sep 11, 2014
Insider Newsletter - July 17, 2014 Jul 17, 2014
Insider Newsletter - May 27, 2014 Jun 2, 2014
Hamilton Health Sciences, St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton and London Health Sciences Centre have selected successful RFQ Proponents for Managed Equipment Services Partnership May 5, 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Gala Raises Over $600,000 for Medical Research Apr 3, 2014
FEB. 18, 2014 - PHRI researchers: 85 percent of heart attacks and injuries after surgery go undetected due to lack of symptoms; Can be identified with simple blood test Feb 19, 2014
It's official - West Lincoln Memorial Hospital and Hamilton Health Sciences are one organization Feb 6, 2014
Jan. 24: Influenza B outbreak on one unit at St. Peter’s Hospital Jan 24, 2014
Province approves funding for upgrades at West Lincoln Memorial Hospital Jan 24, 2014
Hamilton Health Sciences & St. Joseph's Health Care Hamilton Service Updates following floods Jan 14, 2014
Patient Information Updates following floods at St. Joseph’s Healthcare and Juravinski Cancer Centre Jan 9, 2014
UPDATE: Hamilton Hospitals working together to care for patients following floods at St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton and Juravinski Cancer Centre Jan 8, 2014
McMaster University Medical Centre's first babies of 2014 are twins Jan 1, 2014
Hamilton Health Sciences, St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton and London Health Sciences Centre to issue RFQ for Managed Equipment Services Partnership Dec 2, 2013
Hamilton Health Sciences among Hamilton-Niagara’s Top Employers for 2014 Nov 29, 2013
Hamilton Health Sciences appoints Rob MacIsaac as President & CEO Oct 30, 2013
Hamilton Health Sciences 2012-2013 Community Report Jun 27, 2013
Screen for Life Coach provides transformational way to bring cancer screening closer to home Jun 26, 2013
Media Package: West Lincoln Memorial Hospital and Hamilton Health Sciences join to enhance care for patients in our region Jun 25, 2013
Hamilton Health Sciences pays tribute to research excellence, announces $3-million academic award Mar 8, 2013
Patients/visitors: McMaster University Medical Centre Pharmacy temporary location Mar 8, 2013
Hamilton Health Sciences' 2011-2012 Special Report Dec 6, 2012
Hamilton Health Sciences joins Canadians in mourning the loss of the Honourable Lincoln Alexander Oct 29, 2012
UPDATE: OCT. 5 - C. difficile outbreak on a medical unit (E3), at the Juravinski Hospital site of Hamilton Health Sciences Oct 5, 2012
Hamilton Regional Laboratory Medicine Program chemistry test results Oct 4, 2012
Q&A: Hamilton Regional Laboratory Medicine Program chemistry test results Oct 4, 2012
Notice: Nurse recruitment scam using Chedoke Hospital/Hamilton Health Sciences Sep 20, 2012
UPDATE: Sept 8 - C. difficile at the Juravinski Hospital on a Medicine Unit Sep 10, 2012
UPDATE: Sept. 3 - C. difficile at the Juravinski Hospital on a Medicine Unit Sep 4, 2012
Hospital Elder Life Program (HELP) Volunteers Needed Aug 24, 2012
Insider Newsletter - August 2012 Aug 15, 2012
UPDATE - Aug. 7: C. difficile outbreak on the Surgical/Trauma Unit (6 South) at Hamilton General Hospital (HGH) site of Hamilton Health Sciences Aug 7, 2012
UPDATE - AUG 2: C. difficile outbreak on the Surgical/Trauma Unit (6 South) at Hamilton General Hospital (HGH) site of Hamilton Health Sciences Aug 2, 2012
UPDATE - AUG 1: C. difficile outbreak on the Surgical/Trauma Unit (6 South) at Hamilton General Hospital (HGH) site of Hamilton Health Sciences Aug 1, 2012
UPDATE: C. difficile outbreak on the Surgical/Trauma Unit (6 South) at Hamilton General Hospital (HGH) site of Hamilton Health Sciences Aug 1, 2012
C. difficile outbreak at Hamilton General Hospital site of Hamilton Health Sciences Jul 31, 2012
Hamilton Health Sciences Launches App Jul 5, 2012
2012 Hamilton Health Sciences Cornerstone Award Recipients Jul 4, 2012
Health care improving for cancer patients in Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Regional Cancer Program May 16, 2012
Extension of Murray Martin’s Term as President and CEO May 3, 2012
Health providers now have mobile access to e-health records, meaning safer, higher quality care for patients Apr 20, 2012
Medication shortage not affecting surgeries or outpatient procedures at Hamilton Health Sciences Apr 5, 2012
New Cardiac Arrhythmia Unit brings unique technology to Hamilton Nov 11, 2011

Fast and friendly care the perfect remedy for patients at the new Main Street West Urgent Care Centre

Jun 29, 2011
An emergency department for children only pays off for the whole community Apr 4, 2011

Thirty years ago, Brenda Flaherty, Executive Vice President of clinical operations, began her career as an Emergency Department nurse

Mar 30, 2011

HHS partnership with EMS helps save lives of heart attack patients

Mar 18, 2011

Hamilton Health Sciences’ new Main Street West Urgent Care Centre

Dec 7, 2010
Rebuilding lives and restoring hope at the new Regional Rehabilitation Centre Nov 12, 2009
Minister Caplan visits McMaster Children's Hospital to Open New Unit Sep 10, 2009

Hamilton Health Sciences & Foundation present Cornerstone Awards to outstanding contributors to health care

Jun 1, 2009

Federal governement selects HHS for provincial nursing research project

May 26, 2009

McMaster Children's Hospital featured in The Globe and Mail

May 26, 2009

Hamilton Health Sciences, St. Peter's Hospital receive unconditional three-year accreditations

Apr 21, 2009

A world first in breast cancer research for Hamilton Health Sciences

Mar 25, 2009

Hamilton Health Sciences Caring in Challenging Times

Mar 9, 2009

Fire at Mark Preece Family House

Jan 26, 2009

Juravinskis honoured with bronze relief

Dec 4, 2008

President of McMaster Children’s Hospital leaving Hamilton

Nov 21, 2008

Dr. Salim Yusuf is the first Canadian to receive Gold Medal from the European Society of Cardiology

Oct 2, 2008

St. Peter’s, Hamilton Health Sciences join together to enhance health services for seniors

Oct 2, 2008

HHS Research 

Title Date
The Geriatric Education and Research in Aging Sciences (GERAS) Centre at St. Peter’s Hospital Oct 17, 2013
Studies show Canadians not prepared for end of life Apr 17, 2012
Cardiac, Vascular and Stroke Research Institute Build Sep 2, 2008



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