The Respect campaign has been launched, an initiative of the Humanization of Care Committee, in collaboration with the Users Committee.
Euthanasia that is permissible under Quebec’s Bill 52 could be avoided in many cases if more terminally ill patients had access to high-quality palliative care, says a JGH family physician.
In its seventh lucky year as one of Quebec’s leading fundraising events, the Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer brought together 1,347 cyclists and several hundred crew members from across the province to raise more than $4.9 million.
The Jewish General Hospital has received certification in a national program that recognizes excellence in environmental and energy management and performance.
The effort to find new biomarkers for cancer has received a major boost with the recent arrival at Lady Davis Institute of Dr. Christoph Borchers and the development of the first pan-Canadian proteomics program.
For the second year in a row, JGH News was named one of Canada’s top general-interest hospital magazines by the Health Care Public Relations Association (HCPRA) at its annual conference in Vancouver this past May.