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Shana Haberman, Project Coordinator with the Freeman Centre for the Advancement of Palliative Care, and Mike Sharma, Director of Clinical Diagnostics, are the 2017 recipients ...
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NYGH's Transfusion Medicine Laboratory has been awarded the Long Standing Certificate by the Ontario Regional Blood Coordinating Network for its overall reduction in outda...
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North York General's Colorectal Cancer Program cares for patients along their entire journey; from diagnosis to quality care to surgical treatment to chemotherapy through ...
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Caring for the smallest, most vulnerable and, in many cases, non-verbal patients is a calling for Dr. Ronik Kanani, Chief of Paediatrics. “One of the biggest reasons I took th...
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In the days following the end of daylight saving time, you may still be struggling to get back into your groove. As we head into a prolonged period when there are fewer hours ...
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For a number of years, NYGH has supported life-changing community outreach programs through the United Way by volunteering to host and participate in a variety of in-hospital ...
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Managing several medications can be confusing. The MedsCheck review is a great opportunity to identify how your medications may be affecting you.
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Many people experiencing a mental health crisis turn to an emergency department for help. Better integration between community and hospital-based services is one way to ensur...
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See the video and learn more about Margo Twohig, Patient and Family Advisor at North York General Hospital, who is the recipient of the Minister's Medal Honouring Excellen...
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Patients and families are advised that, during November, the Phillips House renovation will reduce parking at Seniors Health Centre (SHC). We kindly ask that you consider alt...
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The Central Local Health Integration Network (LHIN), in collaboration with Humber River Hospital, North York General Hospital, Southlake Regional Health Centre, Mackenzie Heal...
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You can get your free flu shot at NYGH's Pharmacy at the General site (4001 Leslie Street). Please bring your OHIP card.
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Our guide helps expectant parents navigate pregnancy, birth and beyond.
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When your heart is broken, it can feel like the end of the world. Broken heart syndrome is a temporary heart condition brought on by stressful situations or by a serious phys...
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While high heels may be fashionable, they place the foot in an unnatural position and put excessive stress on the ball of the foot, causing inflammation, pain and possibly eve...
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Every winter in Canada, along with snow and cold weather, comes the dreaded influenza virus, also known as the flu. "In Canada flu activity can be seen as early as Octobe...
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At North York General Hospital, ensuring our hospital's physical spaces meet the needs of our current patient population as well as the future needs of a growing, diverse ...
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At North York General Hospital the patient experience is at the heart of everything we do. Katie Dainty, PhD, the hospital's new Research Chair in Patient-Centred Outcomes...
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A national survey from Food Allergy Canada shows that most Canadians at risk of a severe or even fatal allergic reaction do not carry their life-saving medication with them. I...
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Helping people comes naturally to Philip Weaver. His new role as Clinical Pastoral Supervisor focuses on three main areas. He provides support to patients and their families; ...
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Never has it been so easy to reach your personal and even professional networks on social media with updates on your own or a loved one's health status. This new reality b...
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In two new videos from the Joint Centres for Transformative Healthcare Innovation, a partnership between six large community hospitals, Patient Advisors Todd Sikorski and Sha...
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Read this Toronto Star page 1 article on the hand-painted ceiling tiles in our emergency department created by visual arts students at Cardinal Carter Academy for the Arts.
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We recognize that construction work has resulted in reduced parking availability and we are working on a broader strategy to try and address this situation in advance of the d...
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Several months ago, North York General Hospital (NYGH) transitioned services from the Urgent Care Centre (UCC) at the Branson Ambulatory Care Centre to our General site at 400...
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