2014 News Releases

September 23, 2014
Newly expanded outpatient clinic meets growing community needs
North York General Hospital (NYGH) has consolidated several of their outpatient clinics into a new space to better serve patients and families in its busy and growing community. The newly named Baruch/Weisz Outpatient Care Clinic helps the hospital decrease wait times and improve access to care by reducing the need to admit patients from the Charlotte & Lewis Steinberg Emergency. [Read more]

September 12, 2014

NYGH top performing hospital for cancer care surgery wait times in Ontario
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. [Read more]

February 20, 2014
Dr. Frank Sullivan named first Gordon F. Cheesbrough Research Chair in Family and Community Medicine
North York General Hospital is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Frank Sullivan as the first Gordon F. Cheesbrough Research Chair in Family and Community Medicine. The Chair is the first of its kind in Canada and will play an important role in community hospital-based research. [Read more]

January 29, 2014
InnovationEX showcases the best in healthcare transformation
GTA hospitals share latest initiatives with focus on continuous quality improvement
Prominent members of the healthcare industry, hospital representatives and members of the public attended InnovationEX on Wednesday morning to learn about some of the most recent innovations in the community healthcare setting. [Read more]