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Seniors' Expo June 1   05/24/2017
NYGH will be hosting its Annual Seniors’ Expo on Thursday, June 1 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
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On April 5, NYGH participated in the fourth annual InnovationEX, an exposition and exchange designed to highlight the very best innovations from community hospitals. Our own N...
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After nine months of waiting to meet your new bundle of joy, the first 24 to 48 hours at hospital with your new baby are filled with many questions. Andrea Levy, Registered Mi...
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You've been tossing and turning, watching the clock inch closer to the morning alarm. No matter how many times you've counted those sheep, you are unable to string tog...
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We often hear, and maybe use, the term midlife crisis. Is it a myth or reality? "There is no medical illness called midlife crisis," says Dr. Thomas Ungar, Chief of ...
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In his message to our community, President and CEO Tim Rutledge looks back at important milestones we have achieved since the launch of our refreshed 2015-2018 strategy.
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On April 20, NYGH hosted a telephone town hall to determine health care needs in the Branson area. Close to 20,000 randomly-selected residents in the Branson community were co...
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NYGH has begun to plan for the transfer of programs and services at the Branson Ambulatory Care Centre over the next two years. Read some key information on this transfer.
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North York General Hospital has launched a Family Presence Policy enhancing the ability of defined family members to have improved patient access. We know that family and love...
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Dr. Clare Hutchinson is the recipient of the 2017 Helen P. Batty Award for Excellence and Achievement in Faculty Development in the category of Innovation in Program Developme...
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Dr. Everton Gooden, Chief of Staff and Chair of the Medical Advisory Committee, is the recipient of the 2017 Harry Jerome Trailblazer Award. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, acc...
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The newly redeveloped 7th and 8th floors of the Steinberg Family Acute Care Unit feature ample space and sweeping "healing' views of the city from patient rooms. More...
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Paediatrician Dr. Kim Zhou is improving care for our youngest patients. As the Newborn Quality Lead, she has completed two quality improvement and patient safety initiatives....
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Although one organ donor can save eight lives, many more people are touched. Why is it then that more people haven't agreed to donate their organs? It may be because of m...
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On March 8, 2017, the federal government passed Bill S-201, an anti-genetic discrimination bill that forbids insurance companies and employers from obtaining Canadians' te...
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Springtime is fun time! New bikes, skateboards or even the distraction of a beautiful day can be the cause of a trip and fall. Family physician Dr. Adam Dwosh gives us tips on...
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North York General Hospital has been selected as one of the new pilot projects of the Health Technologies Fund. NYGH will receive $500,000 from the Ontario Centres for Excelle...
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Here are only a few of the women at North York General Hospital we celebrate on Women's Day:
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Your digestive system is essential to helping your body break down food so it can adequately retrieve nutrients and vitamins, while also getting rid of waste. Gastroenterologi...
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Dr. Rick Penciner knew NYGH was the place where he wanted to practice when he graduated from medical school in 1991. Over the years, his hospital of choice hasn't changed,...
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“From a distance rosacea and acne look very similar, so it can be difficult for an individual to tell the difference between the two,” says Dr. Mary McKenzie, a Dermatologist ...
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Whether you work in an office or at home, sitting all day in front of a computer can cause many health issues. Sitting for prolonged periods is a silent, deadly factor for man...
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Dr. Mitch Adelstein, Emergency Physician and Medical Director of the Assessment and Wellness Centre, shares his top five tips for avoiding a bad slip or fall, particularly as...
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Dr. Bonnie Madonik, Medical Director of the Addiction Program at North York General Hospital, was appointed National Addiction Medicine Advisor to the Canadian Armed Forces ef...
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We have determined that we will not be renewing our lease at the Branson Ambulatory Care Centre in 2019, and we will begin to transition services from that site.
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