High marks from Physiotherapy patients surveyed about tele-rehabilitation
Telehealth is doing a good job of keeping patients connected to their healthcare providers during the pandemic, say those who were surveyed about the service.
Toward a stronger focus on the needs of healthcare users
Among the top priorities for all healthcare professionals is “to build the opportunities for patients to feel respected, heard and included,” says a top executive of Planetree International, a global organization that CIUSSS West-Central Montreal has joined.
New initiative emphasizes importance
of respect for patients
The Respect campaign has been launched, an initiative of the Humanization of Care Committee, in collaboration with the Users Committee.
Healthcare reforms will improve patient experience, says new Associate Director General
A strong commitment to improving the health and well-being of patients will be crucial in helping the JGH succeed during the challenging period that the public healthcare system has now entered, says Dr, Anne Lemay.
Hat trick! JGH among Montreal’s top employers
For the third year in a row, the JGH has been named one of the best places to work in Montreal.
Destigmatize mental health, Olympian urges
With her charismatic smile and passionate demeanour, former Canadian Olympian Clara Hughes praised the JGH for the openness of staff and administrators in confronting the stigma around mental health.
JGH joins global effort
to standardize medical care
The JGH has become part of a world-wide push to transform medical care by measuring and reporting patient outcomes in a standardized way.
JGH protected in new healthcare law,
say former hospital leaders
Now that the reorganization of Quebec’s public healthcare system is under way, former Presidents of the Jewish General Hospital are reassuring the hospital’s supporters that the JGH is protected by special measures in the new legislation.
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.
From Orthopedics to Oncology, the human touch makes all the difference
Left hip versus right hip: That’s all it takes for Stephen Leopold to recall, with conflicting feelings of pain and delight, what can transform a patient experience from excruciating (at an American hospital) to exceptional (at the Jewish General Hospital).