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Juravinski Cancer Centre

699 Concession Street Hamilton, ON L8V 5C2

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McMaster Children’s Hospital

1200 Main St W Hamilton, ON L8N 3Z5

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Ron Joyce Children’s Health Centre

325 Wellington St N Hamilton, ON L8L 0A4

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8:00 am - 5:30 pm
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8:00 am - 7:30 pm
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West End Clinic/Urgent Care Centre

690 Main Street West Hamilton, ON L8S 1A4

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9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Senior pharmaceutical technician Michelle Stevenson
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Introducing a senior pharmaceutical technician specializing in automation

Michelle Stevenson is a seasoned veteran when it comes to advancing pharmacy technology at Hamilton Health Sciences (HHS). “I’ve been here since pharmacy automation was first introduced at HHS and now I’m helping launch another round of technology advancements,” says the senior pharmaceutical technician and 17-year staff member. Stevenson is helping to introduce new automated...

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With viral illness on the rise in kids, MCH prepares for a difficult season ahead

The pediatric emergency department (ED) at has seen record numbers, says Dr. Christopher Sulowski, interim chief of the children’s ED at McMaster Children’s Hospital (MCH). “School is back and so are the pediatric emergency department patients,” he says. August 2021 had the highest number of daily visits to the pediatric ED in one calendar month...

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WLMH welcomes Dr. Andrea Mosher as birth care resumes

For Dr. Andrea Mosher, coming to West Lincoln Memorial Hospital is a bit of a homecoming. “This opportunity at WLMH is somewhat full circle for me,” says Mosher, the hospital’s newest obstetrician and gynecologist. “I grew up in Niagara Falls, did my undergrad at Queens University, went to medical school in Calgary, and took my...

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Remembering and honouring a son and brother

For 27 years, Rose Szypula and her family have been delivering gifts to children at McMaster Children’s Hospital on one special day each year. (TW infant death) A year of loss and joy It has been 27 years since we lost our son Aaron. He was a big boy, weighing in at 9lbs. 14oz. September...

Nurse clinician Stephanie Furtado
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Introducing a Nurse Clinician specializing in skin, wounds and ostomies

Ask Stephanie Furtado to open her supplies cupboard and you’ll find everything from gauze fabric squares to scissors, foam shapes, paste, tape and other specialized items for skin, wound and ostomy care. “It definitely appeals to my artistic side.” “The dressings we use to protect a patient’s skin and support their healing can be quite...

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Protect your heart with the COVID vaccine

Doctors say that a fear of heart inflammation shouldn’t stop you from getting the COVID-19 vaccine. In fact, COVID itself can cause this issue and additional health dangers. While there has been growing concern among some families about a possible increased risk of myocarditis or pericarditis in adolescent and young adult males after receiving the...

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Is your holiday get-together safe? Measure your risk factors.

Fall is in the air and evident in the colours of the trees. Kids have been back to school for about a month and some workers have returned to office life. With more of us now congregating in indoor spaces, what does this mean for upcoming holidays while we’re still in the fourth wave of...

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Eating Healthy with M2P – Back to School Berry Chia Pudding

This year’s back-to-school experience is understandably filled with varying emotions for many parents and their children. The last two school years have been largely impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, with classrooms either being closed due to outbreaks or in-person learning being shifted to remote learning. As elementary and high school students return to the classroom,...

Dr. Peter Dent
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Remembering the life and legacy of Dr. Peter Dent

Our team is remembering the life and legacy of Dr. Peter Dent following his passing late last week. Dr. Dent was known across our hospital community in many capacities – as a pediatrician, professor, researcher, innovator, mentor, community leader, care provider, and father. Among the countless achievements made during his 50-year medical career, which includes...

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Pregnant? The time is now to get your COVID vaccine.

We tell pregnant people to be careful of everything they put in their bodies, from alcohol to sushi to soft cheese. And then when the COVID-19 vaccine first came out, it hasn’t specifically been tested on pregnant people so there was a delay in offering it to them. Of course people are hesitant. But the...

Don't delay care
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The other side of COVID-19: Fewer emergency visits and more missed appointments

Even during the pandemic, it’s important for parents to keep up with their children’s routine medical appointments and to bring them to the emergency department if they are seriously unwell. Experts at McMaster Children’s Hospital remind parents to seek medical attention as appropriate. During the first two waves of the pandemic, visits to McMaster Children’s...

Senior pharmaceutical technician Michelle Stevenson
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Introducing a senior pharmaceutical technician specializing in automation

Michelle Stevenson is a seasoned veteran when it comes to advancing pharmacy technology at Hamilton Health Sciences (HHS). “I’ve been here since pharmacy automation was first introduced at HHS and now I’m helping launch another round of technology advancements,” says the senior pharmaceutical technician and 17-year staff member. Stevenson is helping to introduce new automated...

McMaster Children's Hospital emergency department
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With viral illness on the rise in kids, MCH prepares for a difficult season ahead

The pediatric emergency department (ED) at has seen record numbers, says Dr. Christopher Sulowski, interim chief of the children’s ED at McMaster Children’s Hospital (MCH). “School is back and so are the pediatric emergency department patients,” he says. August 2021 had the highest number of daily visits to the pediatric ED in one calendar month...

Rose giving a gift basket to Jenny from McMaster Children's Hospital Child Life department outside of the hospital.
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Remembering and honouring a son and brother

For 27 years, Rose Szypula and her family have been delivering gifts to children at McMaster Children’s Hospital on one special day each year. (TW infant death) A year of loss and joy It has been 27 years since we lost our son Aaron. He was a big boy, weighing in at 9lbs. 14oz. September...

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WLMH welcomes Dr. Andrea Mosher as birth care resumes

For Dr. Andrea Mosher, coming to West Lincoln Memorial Hospital is a bit of a homecoming. “This opportunity at WLMH is somewhat full circle for me,” says Mosher, the hospital’s newest obstetrician and gynecologist. “I grew up in Niagara Falls, did my undergrad at Queens University, went to medical school in Calgary, and took my...

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Introducing a principal trainer for Project Odyssey

Much like Project Odyssey itself, Mohannad ‘Mo’ Abusamhadaneh’s journey to becoming an Epic certified principal trainer is one for the ages. Project Odyssey is Hamilton Health Sciences’ (HHS) two-year venture to implement Epic, a state-of-the-art electronic hospital information system that will keep the organization at the leading edge of health care, research and innovation. Abusamhadaneh...

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Emergency doctors stepped up beyond the hospital during pandemic

“Emergency doctors at HHS have a ‘can-do’ attitude — for whatever is needed,” says Hamilton Health Sciences’ (HHS) Chief of Emergency Medicine, Dr. Kuldeep Sidhu. More than 50 emergency department (ED) doctors work at HHS. Many have been the first point of contact for people seeking hospital care for COVID-19 symptoms. “ED docs stepped up,...

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