Dr. Lawrence Rosenberg (second from left) and JGH board member Brahm Gelfand (right) were welcomed to the National Assembly last November by Pierre Arcand (second from right) and David Birnbaum, the Member for D’Arcy-McGee.
NewsSpring 2015

JGH’s 80th anniversary
recognized in National Assembly

Commemoration of the JGH’s 80th anniversary concluded on a high note in the National Assembly on November 5, 2014, as Pierre Arcand, Minister of Energy and Natural Resources and the Member for Mount Royal, read a declaration congratulating the hospital on its decades of achievement.

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JGH Foundation
Fall 2014Foundation

Doing more with less

In an effort to control its finances and return to a non-deficit budget, the Quebec Government has required that all publicly funded institutions respect, to the letter, the operating budgets that they have been allocated.

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News
Fall 2014News

Euthenasia denounced at ethics conference

The concept of dying with dignity has come under criticism from Rabbi Raphael Afilalo, JGH Chief of Pastoral Services, as nothing but a euphemism that confers social acceptability on curtailing one’s own life or that of another person.

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In May, Pierre Arcand (left), Minister of Energy and Natural Resources and MNA for Mount Royal, met with Dr. Lawrence Rosenberg.
Fall 2014News

Noteworthy visitors

In working with all levels of government to strengthen the public healthcare system, JGH leaders regularly meet with political visitors from across Quebec and Canada.

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News
Fall 2014News

Strategy to improve efficiency under way throughout the JGH

Working closely with a monitor appointed by the provincial government, the Jewish General Hospital is embarking on a strategy to eliminate its deficit and trim its operating expenditures. The monitor, Dr. Michel Bureau, has already played a similar role in assisting the MUHC.

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Dr. Lawrence Rosenberg (left) and Rick Dubrovsky turn the last few shovelfuls of earth in planting an oak tree at the Côte-des-Neiges entrance.
Fall 2014News

JGH marks milestone 80th anniversary: Tree-planting symbolizes JGH’s deep roots and its sheltering branches

In recognition of the commitment and ideals that the founders of the JGH embraced when the hospital opened in 1934, an oak tree now graces the Côte-des-Neiges entrance, marking the JGH’s 80th anniversary.

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Dr. David Zukor, JGH Chief of Orthopedic Surgery, shows Stephen Leopold the type of implant that was used in the hip-replacement surgery that proved to be such a positive experience for him.
Fall 2014Feature articles

Taking compassionate care to the next level

Imagine that you’ve decided to visit a restaurant where the food is said to be superb. And the moment you take your first bite, you’re in gastronomic heaven! Yet, when the evening is over, you vow never to return.

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