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NYGH top performing hospital for cancer surgery wait times

On July 28, Cancer Care Ontario (CCO) presented North York General Hospital (NYGH) with a certificate for being the Top Performing Hospital in the province for 2013-2014 in Cancer Surgery Wait Times – Time from Decision to Treat to Treatment.
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News & Community

  • Cancer Pain Management workshop Oct. 21
    Thu, Sep 18, 2014
    On October 21, the Freeman Centre for the Advancement of Palliative Care presents a workshop on Interprofessional and Interactive Approaches to Cancer Pain Management. Read More read more
  • 3 things every runner should know to stay safe
    Wed, Sep 03, 2014
    Avid runner Dr. Richard Bowry, Chief of Anesthesia, shares three tips every runner should know to stay safe. Read More read more
  • Code Blue: What you should know
    Wed, Sep 03, 2014
    Most North York General Hospital visitors have heard a code announcement over the hospital speaker system, but many wonder what happens when the code is called. Cathie Ba... Read More read more
  • Pat Mackey’s video on living with a terminal illness reaches thousands
    Wed, Sep 03, 2014
    Shortly before her passing in late February 2014, Pat (Patricia) Mackey was able to celebrate the screening of her video Pat Mackey: Living with a terminal cancer diagnos... Read More read more
  • Achieving excellence in integrated patient-centred care
    Wed, Aug 27, 2014
    Learn some of the successes we have had in building on our culture of quality, safety and patient- and family-centred care. Read More read more
  • Two diabetes centres to serve you
    Tue, Aug 19, 2014
    Did you know North York General Hospital offers two centres to serve people with diabetes: our Diabetes Education Centre as well as the Centre for Complex Diabetes Care? ... Read More read more
  • Integrated Care Collaboratives: Highlights
    Tue, Aug 12, 2014
    Read some of the successes of our breast cancer and hip and knee integrated care collaboratives. Read More read more
  • Medical Staff Association honours physician contributions
    Wed, Aug 06, 2014
    The Medical Staff Association's Service Awards Meeting on June 23 honoured physicians for their years of valued service and contributions. Read More read more
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