Before stepping down as Chair of the Research Board, Bessy Bitzas reflected on her role in keeping research safe and (scientifically) sound.
Guillaume Fontaine, a JGH Nurse Scientist, has received the Governor General’s Gold Medal.
Thanks to a CIUSSS-wide digital system, prescriptions are being filled and medication is being administered with unprecedented speed and accuracy.
Maggie Quinsey, an Emergency Department nurse, has become the inspiration for a character in a Montreal mystery novel.
Graduates of the now-defunct JGH School of Nursing (class of 1971) mark their 50th anniversary by reminiscing about what made their education so unique.
JGH nurses in many fields are playing a key role in using telehealth to maintain contact with patients and provide the support they need at home.
Rates have risen dramatically in our push to screen elderly hospitalized patients for delirium. This means their underlying medical conditions can be diagnosed more quickly, with better odds of lowering their risk for functional or cognitive decline.
Lucie Tremblay has assumed her new position as Director of Nursing for CIUSSS West-Central Montreal.
In the first initiative of its kind in Quebec, a JGH gastroenterologist is teaching nurses more about their specialty in order to improve the quality of patient care.
Patients in several units at the JGH are now able to leave the hospital earlier, thanks to an innovative, inter-disciplinary project that has significantly streamlined the discharge process.