Award applauds physician excellence in patient and family-centred care

The hospital body that champions patient and family-centred care is gearing up to honour a physician who exemplifies that approach to patient care every single day.

Spread some warmth this winter by donating to 2017 Coat Drive

Have an extra coat in your closet?  With colder days just around the corner, your donation of a gently used winter coat could help to keep someone much warmer this coming chilly season.

Partnered up again this year, our Hotel Dieu Hospital site and St. Mary’s Cathedral will be collecting winter coats during regular business hours on weekdays, October 23 to November 17.  Items can be dropped off in a bin conveniently located just inside the Sydenham Street entrance (upper level) at the HDH site.

KHSC goes 24/7 with new stroke treatment

A new stroke treatment is now available 24/7 at Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC) and it’s already proving to be a game changer for some patients. KHSC has become one of a small number of hospitals in Ontario that is now able to offer this procedure, opening the door to treatment for the 500,000 people living in our catchment area.

Take part in Pap Party 2017

October 16-19 marks Cervical Cancer Awareness Week and to help bring attention to the importance of cervical cancer screening, the Cancer Centre of Southeastern Ontario and its partners will be offering free Pap smear clinics for women ages 21 to 70, with no requirement for a health card or family doctor. 

Known as a “Pap Party” these free clinics will held at communities across southeastern Ontario.

BRA Day event returns to Kingston

For women who face a breast cancer diagnosis, connecting with others who have gone through a similar experience and learning about treatment options are important steps to managing their diagnosis.

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