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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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690 Main Street West Hamilton, ON L8S 1A4

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Nursing at HHS an “absolute dream” with lots of opportunity

Nurse: patient, kind, resilient professional who is trained to care for others; a superhero At Hamilton Health Sciences (HHS), the nursing profession is at the heart of the care team. We employ over 4,000 nurses across the province’s most complex and comprehensive healthcare system. Our nurses provide specialty care throughout the entire life cycle, from...

GERAS DANCE participant, Joanne Weeks
Stories

Seniors DANCE program waltzes across Canada

Throughout her retirement, Joanne Weeks always stayed active and attended weekly fitness classes. But when the pandemic hit, the classes were cancelled. Weeks noticed the decline not just in her fitness level, but her balance and flexibility as well. “I felt like my fitness had gone backwards,” she says. “Things that had always been easy...

Developmental Assessments
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Early intervention is critical for children with developmental delays

About 1 in 6 children experience developmental delays. View our fact sheet. McMaster Children’s Hospital’s (MCH) Ron Joyce Children’s Health Centre (RJCHC) wants you to know: children and toddlers may be struggling during the pandemic, but there are services in place to support you and your family if you notice your child might be missing...

Our People , Stories

Introducing a specialty champion for Project Odyssey

Hamilton Health Sciences (HHS) is less than a year away from launching Epic, a fully digital hospital information system (HIS) that will enhance patient safety and enable more integrated, patient-centred health care. Project Odyssey is HHS’ journey to getting there in June 2022. Dr. Sophie Corriveau is a respirologist, internist and cystic fibrosis physician at...

Anoop Chugh and his son
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Early COVID patient beats the odds, matches “dreamworld” experience to reality

To say Anoop Chugh went through a lot is an understatement. He was so ill with COVID-19 during the pandemic's first wave that he required a ventilator and life support.

Health Tips

Sun protection tips with skin cancer specialist

Melanoma is one of the most preventable forms of cancer. Stay sun-safe this summer with tips from skin cancer specialist, Dr. Elaine McWhiter.

Collage image of four members of the youth advisory council. From left to right: Raynham, Megan, Illyria, and Eric.
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Youth Advisory Council: Taking care of your mental health during COVID-19

The McMaster Children’s Hospital Youth Advisory Council (YAC) is a volunteer committee of youth, aged 12-18 years old, who have some knowledge or experience with MCH as a former patient or sibling. The purpose of the council is to provide a voice from youth themselves in advocating for MCH patients by providing feedback on quality...

Collage photo of Doctor Eva Lonn and Doctor Kelvin Ng. Image reads Stroke Month and Hypertension across the top of the image.
Health Tips

Lower your blood pressure to avoid risk of stroke

June is stroke awareness month. A stroke is when blood stops reaching any part of the brain, damaging brain cells. It is a medical emergency and requires the right care, right away. Hypertension – or high blood pressure – is a major risk factor for stroke, kidney disease, heart attacks and other heart issues. In...

Developmental Assessments
Updates

Early intervention is critical for children with developmental delays

About 1 in 6 children experience developmental delays. View our fact sheet. McMaster Children’s Hospital’s (MCH) Ron Joyce Children’s Health Centre (RJCHC) wants you to know: children and toddlers may be struggling during the pandemic, but there are services in place to support you and your family if you notice your child might be missing...

Media Room , Updates

West Lincoln Memorial Hospital Celebrates Historic Launch of Computed Tomography (CT) Scanner

WEST NIAGARA, ON – Today, members of Hamilton Health Sciences (HHS), West Lincoln Memorial Hospital (WLMH) site and local community gathered virtually to officially launch the first-ever Computed Tomography (CT) scanner in the site’s history. The CT scanner has been in planning since WLMH joined the HHS family of hospitals in 2014. Demand for CT...

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A year like no other, a team like no other

Hamilton Health Sciences issues Community Report and Environmental Performance Report

GERAS DANCE participant, Joanne Weeks
Stories

Seniors DANCE program waltzes across Canada

Throughout her retirement, Joanne Weeks always stayed active and attended weekly fitness classes. But when the pandemic hit, the classes were cancelled. Weeks noticed the decline not just in her fitness level, but her balance and flexibility as well. “I felt like my fitness had gone backwards,” she says. “Things that had always been easy...

Our People , Stories

Introducing a specialty champion for Project Odyssey

Hamilton Health Sciences (HHS) is less than a year away from launching Epic, a fully digital hospital information system (HIS) that will enhance patient safety and enable more integrated, patient-centred health care. Project Odyssey is HHS’ journey to getting there in June 2022. Dr. Sophie Corriveau is a respirologist, internist and cystic fibrosis physician at...

Anoop Chugh and his son
Stories

Early COVID patient beats the odds, matches “dreamworld” experience to reality

To say Anoop Chugh went through a lot is an understatement. He was so ill with COVID-19 during the pandemic's first wave that he required a ventilator and life support.

Three nurses collage
Our People

Nursing at HHS an “absolute dream” with lots of opportunity

Nurse: patient, kind, resilient professional who is trained to care for others; a superhero At Hamilton Health Sciences (HHS), the nursing profession is at the heart of the care team. We employ over 4,000 nurses across the province’s most complex and comprehensive healthcare system. Our nurses provide specialty care throughout the entire life cycle, from...

Our People , Stories

Introducing a specialty champion for Project Odyssey

Hamilton Health Sciences (HHS) is less than a year away from launching Epic, a fully digital hospital information system (HIS) that will enhance patient safety and enable more integrated, patient-centred health care. Project Odyssey is HHS’ journey to getting there in June 2022. Dr. Sophie Corriveau is a respirologist, internist and cystic fibrosis physician at...

Emilie Sheppard outside the Regional Rehabilitation Centre. White blazer and black shirt.
Our People

Introducing a neuropsychologist in Acquired Brain Injury Community Services

Dr. Emilie Sheppard is a neuropsychologist in the Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) Community Services team at Hamilton Health Sciences (HHS). She completed her residency with the hospital in 2017, then worked in the private sector before returning to HHS this past February. June is Brain Injury Awareness Month. We spoke to Sheppard about what moved...

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Hamilton Health Sciences | @HamHealthSci - July 28
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Hamilton Health Sciences | @HamHealthSci - July 27
GERAS DANCE shifts to a virtual program for seniors through the pandemic and has now expanded to 20 locations acros… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
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Hamilton Health Sciences | @HamHealthSci - July 27
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Hamilton Health Sciences | @mch_childrens - July 27
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