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12018/04/25LHSC is recruiting patient and family advisors
Help make the patient experience at the hospital the best that it can be
22018/04/23Dentistry celebrates Oral Health Month
Raising awareness about why good oral health habits are so important
32018/04/19Making a difference for 25 years
Shaila has been a guide volunteer at LHSC for 25 years
42018/04/18A worthwhile endeavor: Jim Blair
Jim will be receiving his 25-year Long Service Award
52018/04/17April 17 is World Hemophilia Day
Raising awareness and celebrating advancements in hemophilia care
62018/04/17Providing encouragement for patients: Jean Ireland
Jean has volunteered in the physiotherapy gym for 25 years
72018/04/16A distinguished volunteer: Isabel Wildfong-Martin
Isabel will be receiving her 30-year Long Service Award
82018/04/16LHSC receives hospital performance award
Trillium Gift of Life Network presented the Award
92018/04/12Showing our support for Humboldt
LHSC shows support for the Humboldt community
102018/03/29Thanks to everyone who donated to the 2018 Spring
Nearly 1000 lbs. of food donated to the London Food Bank
112018/03/29Have you thanked your pharmacy team today?
March is pharmacy awareness month
122018/03/26Epilepsy Monitoring Unit adds Epilepsy Navigator
Today is Purple Day for epilepsy - a seizure disorder that affects 50 million people worldwide.
132018/03/22A new welcome to Children's Hospital
A new video tour of Children's Hospital
142018/03/19You're invited to London Health Research Day
Register today for the largest research-focused activity in Southwestern Ontario
152018/03/16LHSC's Children's Hospital cheers on Team Canada
Staff and physicians in the PMDU have a message for Canada's Paralympic Hockey Team
162018/03/15Western Counties Property to be divested
LHSC pleased to be in final stages of land transfer
172018/03/14World Delirium Awareness Day
Delirium is an acute confusional state that is the result of a physiological problem.
182018/03/09Practical tips to help you spring forward
Don't forget to set your clocks ahead this weekend.
192018/03/08World Kidney Day
Highlighting the importance of women's kidney health
202018/03/06Social Work at LHSC
Social work plays valuable role for patients
212018/03/05LHSC is well prepared for code orange events
A code orange could happen at any time of day, or day of the year.
222018/02/28$4.4 million to study personal medicine
Study will examine the value of prescribing treatments based on a patient's genetics
232018/02/27LHSC announces United Way fundraising total
Thank you to all who supported this year's campaign!
242018/02/26Frightening collision a lifesaver
Collision led to the surprising discovery of the complete blockage in a main heart artery.
252018/02/15Porters receive Partnering with a Purpose award
Award recognizes community service work
262018/02/08Study results prove success
Project aimed at preventing family homelessness
272018/02/06Dr. Peter Fowler appointed to the Order of Canada
Appointed for his pioneering contributions to the development of sport medicine in Canada
282018/02/05One Size Doesn't Fit All
Eating Disorders Awareness Week
292018/02/02World Cancer Day is February 4
Uniting the world in the fight against cancer.
302018/02/01Mission to Haiti life changing, team building
LHSC nurses and physicians participated in a medical mission to Haiti.
312018/01/26Tips for a safe snowmobile season
International Snowmobile Safety Week is January 20-28
322018/01/25Safe winter driving can save lives
Tips, tools and reminders about safe winter driving
332018/01/23LHSC supports National Non-Smoking Week
January 21-27 is National Non-Smoking Week in Canada.
342018/01/12Woman to woman:
Endometrial cancer symptoms, tests and treatment
352018/01/11Patient receives 150th blood transfusion
Children's Health Foundation threw a surprise party in her honour.
362018/01/09Holiday Food Drive and Mitten Campaign a success
Staff and physicians donated 4,887 lbs. of food and more than 1,300 winter items
372018/01/08Celebrating 30 years of Impact
Informing teens. Preventing injuries.
382018/01/02Protect others from influenza
On Jan 3, all non-vaccinated will need to wear procedure masks in clinical units, ambulatory care areas and waiting areas.
392018/01/02LHSC welcomes the first baby of 2018!
This year's New Year baby is little Leila Elizabeth Hare, born at 12:20 a.m. and weighing 8lbs, 15oz.
402017/12/22Where can I go?
For medical emergencies, please phone 911 or go to your nearest Emergency Department
412017/12/28Special delivery
Babies born on Christmas Day at LHSC
422017/12/27Santa sighting
Santa and his elves visit Children's Hospital
432017/12/22Annual door decorating contest
Victoria Hospital's E4-200 wing held their annual door decorating contest.
442017/12/21Physician choir injects extra holiday joy
Annual holiday tradition continued at London Regional Cancer Program
452017/12/20Festive trees at Children's Hospital
Christmas trees bring smiles and sparkles
462017/12/19Give the gift of blood this holiday season
Individual and group appointments are available before and after the holidays
472017/12/18Happy Holidays from LHSC!
Season's greetings from London Health Sciences Centre! Please enjoy this holiday greeting.
482017/12/152017 President's Award Program
Congratulations to this year's winners and nominees
492017/12/13Funding for epigenetics research
Epigenetics may lead to new treatments for neurofibromatosis
502017/12/11Help shape LHSC's 2018/19 Quality Improvement Plan
Complete the survey!
512017/12/05Help support LHSC's 2017 Holiday Campaign
The campaign runs until December 15
522017/12/01New speed limit signs at LHSC
New speed limit signs have been installed to address safety concerns of excessive speeds.
532017/11/30Older Adult Resources Fair
More than 30 hospital and community partners joined the fair
542017/11/29Kidney Care Centre celebrates fifth anniversary
More than 100 staff and physicians, and 1,200 patients now call the Kidney Care Centre home.
552017/11/28Falls Prevention Month
Keeping kids safe from falls
562017/11/21Remembering Della Reese
Her history with Dr. Drake goes back to 1979 when she suffered a brain aneurysm.
572017/11/20So Long South Street book now available
Get your copy at any LHSC gift shop or select local retailers
582017/11/16Lawson in top ten of Canada's research hospitals
Hospital-based research in London, Ontario among top institutes in the country.
592017/11/10Advancing care for rare form of cancer
November 10 is NET cancer awareness day
602017/11/09Awards celebrate commercial potential of research
Dr. Matthew Hebb awarded as innovator of the year
612017/11/06Occupational Therapy Assistants
Helping patients regain independence.
622017/11/02MDR has critical role in patient care
MDR department recently celebrated MDR week
632016/11/02Win a baby portrait session!
LHSC is holding a social media photo contest in support of the Period of PURPLE Crying program
642017/10/30Clinical Trials Advisor:
Matching the right patient to the right trial
652017/10/27October 29 is world stroke day
Endovascular treatment of stroke leads to positive patient outcome
662017/10/27MOH funding announcement
LHSC receives bed funding
672017/10/25LHSC Board announces incoming President and CEO
Welcome Dr. Paul Woods
682017/10/19Exercise Code Orange
Preparing for external disaster
692017/10/13Transplant program celebrates 30 years
Transplant program holds celebration to mark special milestones
702017/10/11Promoting farm safety
Injury Prevention Team shares farm safety information
712017/10/10Helping young adults with type 1 diabetes
Researchers develop transition program to help young adults move from paediatric to adult care
722017/10/06Study brings genome sequencing to cancer patients
Lawson contributing to province-wide database of genomic and clinical data
732017/09/29Booster seats help prevent injuries
Injury Prevention Team participates in booster seat awareness event
742017/09/26A journey with juvenile idiopathic arthritis
September is juvenile arthritis awareness month
752017/09/25Rare case of stroke recovery after 23 years
John Humphrey is living proof that people who have had a stroke can show recovery years later.
762017/09/21Providing care for adults with muscular dystrophy
September is the awareness month for Muscular Dystrophy
772017/09/12President's Award for Community Service
Nominate someone today!
782017/09/11Introducing Lawson Link
New magazine highlights the impact of Lawson research on patient care.
792017/09/01Back to school safety
Let's keep everyone safe on the roads
802017/08/31Problem-solving therapy
Helping seniors suffering from depression manage life's daily problems in the community.
812017/08/28Research aims to improve prostate cancer treatment
Dr. Allan expands research on circulating tumour cells to predict best treatment
822017/08/22Health and Community Leaders Talk: Dr. David Hill
Dr. David Hill, Scientific Director at Lawson, shares his thoughts on why health research matters.
832017/08/10Atrial Fibrillation Support Group to help patients
New initiative to increase the engagement of patients
842017/08/04Blood donors needed over the Civic Holiday weekend
Book an appointment today
852017/08/01Showing our Pride
LHSC participates in the 2017 London Pride Parade
862017/07/31LHSC to expand stem cell transplants
Ministry of Health announcement will double capacity at LRCP
872017/07/14Did you know that LHSC employs a Music Therapist?
Karina Charczuk has been working with Children's Hospital as a Music Therapist since January 2015.
882017/07/07Stroke prevention may reduce risk of dementias
Study looks at demographics of both stroke and dementia across Ontario
892017/07/06Transcultural mental health services at LHSC
Helping at-risk children and families
902017/07/05LHSC marks National Injury Prevention Day green
Victoria Hospital B Tower atrium lights up green on July 5, 2017.
912017/06/30Happy 150 Birthday Canada!
When Canada celebrated its eighth birthday in 1875, the London General Hospital opened its doors.
922017/06/29Lawson celebrates Canada 150
Celebrating the past, present and future of health research.
932017/06/27LHSC's 2017 Report to the Community
We invite you to read our online year in review today
942017/06/26Brain Injury Awareness Month
Protecting young cyclists from brain injury
952017/06/22Neurofeedback brain training
New research gives patients with PTSD the power to restore their own patterns of brain activity
962017/06/21Read Fiona's story and become a blood donor today
"Imagine your child was in need and someone told you the cupboard was empty"
972017/06/20Fanshawe Dragon Boat Festival
Particiapants help raise over $13,000 for LRCP ACT Now Fund!
982017/06/15Program wins Quality Award
This award recognizes three important elements: innovation, quality and teamwork.
992017/06/14First in Ontario
LHSC epilepsy patients benefit from robot-assisted neurosurgery
1002017/06/08An afternoon of joy
The 24th annual Teddy Bear Picnic
1012017/06/06A new approach to patient engagement
LHSC's transition age team for type 1 diabetes patients finds an innovative pathway to feedback.
1022017/06/02World Eating Disorders Action Day
June 2, 2017
1032017/05/31World No Tobacco Day
LHSC is a smoke-free facility.
1042017/05/30Celebrating LHSC's nurses
2017 Nursing Excellence Awards
1052017/05/26Physiotherapy made getting back to work possible
May is Physiotherapy Month
1062017/05/23Dr. Palaniyappan recognized for research
Wins Young Investigator Award
1072017/05/19May long weekend marks start of summer
It also marks the unofficial start of the trauma season for LHSC
1082017/05/16London nurse receives de Souza APN designation
First nurse in London to receive de Souza Institute Advance Practice Nurse designation
1092017/05/16Deep Brain Stimulation
Replacing medication with electricity for Parkinson's patient
1102017/05/12LHSC nurse wins Hospital News' Nursing Hero
LHSC is pleased to congratulate Neil McBride on winning this year's Hospital News Nursing Hero contest.
1112017/05/10Genetic testing rates for ovarian cancer low
Less than 7% seen for genetics consultation within two years of diagnosis
1122017/05/08LHSC celebrates National Nursing Week
May 8-14 marks National Nursing Week.
1132017/05/05STOP! Clean Your Hands Day
London Health Sciences Centre continues to be a leader in practicing good hand hygiene.
1142017/05/04Lawson Impact Awards
Fourth annual Lawson Impact Awards honours research excellence.
1152017/05/02London Health Research Day
Tomorrow's leaders in health research present innovative work at London Health Research Day
1162017/05/01Celebrating Doctor's Day
On May 1 we recognize the extraordinary contributions of Ontario doctors.
1172017/04/28Betty Brooks
A career volunteer
1182017/04/27#ILookLikeASurgeon
Female surgeons on London gather to share photo.
1192017/04/27Marilyn Austin
Providing retail therapy.
1202017/04/26Local Champions Recognized
Eleven deserving Ontarians go above and beyond.
1212017/04/25Continuing to serve others, Jim Silcox
April 23 to 29, 2017 is National Volunteer Week
1222017/04/24An example to others, Maureen Constable
April 23 to 29, 2017 is National Volunteer Week
1232017/04/21A gift of love
Live kidney donation brings quality of life back
1242017/04/11A life-saving gift for Andy Moncrieff
For Andy Moncrieff, raising public awareness during BeADonor month is a personal priority.
1252017/04/10What matters most to you? Take the survey!
Help create a new Patient Declaration of Values by taking this short survey.
1262017/04/06New pacemaker first in Ontario
LHSC patients first in Ontario to benefit from new pacemaker technology
1272017/04/05Jaws of Life demonstration
Jaws of Life demonstration kicks off LHSC's 2017 "Talk Trauma" Conference
1282017/04/04LHSC recognizes donors with a special medallion
April is BeADonor Month
1292017/03/24LHSC celebrates Purple Day for Epilepsy
Getting into the spirit early by wearing purple today!
1302017/03/21Tips to keep children safe from poisoning
Recognizing National Poison Prevention Week
1312017/03/17LHSC recognizes Farm Safety Week
LHSC plays a leadership role in the specialized care of injured patients.
1322017/03/162017 Lawson Impact Awards
Purchase your tickets today!
1332017/03/09Celebrating World Kidney Day
Interactive display in Westmount Shopping Centre
1342017/03/06Cornerstone Counselling
Pilot project to provide support to transition age youth
1352017/02/28Rare Disease Day
Exploring one role that LHSC plays in rare diseases
1362017/02/21Positive impact on patient care
Patient and Family Centred Care Committee having a positive impact on patient care
1372017/02/13Think FAST…
Can you recognize the signs of stroke?
1382017/02/10Dr. Salvadori for Women of Excellence Award
Dr. Salvadori selected as recipient of Health, Science & Technology Woman of Excellence Award.
1392017/02/07"Ask Me" Buttons
Promoting awareness about clinical trials.
1402017/02/06Myth Busting for Eating Disorders Awareness Week
Dispelling some common misconceptions people have about eating disorders
1412017/02/03United Way Campaign total of $154,473!
LHSC's 2016 United Way Campaign total demonstrates the generosity of LHSC's staff and physicians.
1422017/02/02Trauma care: a family's perspective
After a devastating crash, Jenica and her family share their story of care at LHSC.
1432017/01/20LHSC meets its blood donation goal
LHSC staff and physicians have met their goal of contributing 500 units of blood in 2016.
1442017/01/19First in Ontario to implant mitral valve device
Cardiac team first in Ontario to implant the Canadian made Neovasc Tiara transcatheter device
1452017/01/18LHSC recognizes National Non-Smoking Week
An important event in Canada's public education efforts on controlling tobacco use.
1462017/01/17Congratulations Dr. Howard and Dr. Lanting!
2016 President's Award recipients for Innovation
1472017/01/16Dr. Forchuk appointed to the Order of Ontario
Dr. Forchuk was recognized for her work in the fields of homelessness, poverty and mental health.
1482017/01/13Congratulations Dr. Victoria Siu!
2016 President's Award recipient for Physician Leadership
1492017/01/11Congratulations Sal Treesh!
2016 President's Award recipient for Core Values - How We Work Together
1502017/01/10Healthier, Wealthier, Smarter Health Research Show
Researchers showcase game-changing research being conducted at hospitals across the province.
1512017/01/09Congratulations Shirley Woodfield!
2016 President's Award recipient for Core Values - How We Serve Our Patients
1522017/01/06Congratulations Heidi Braaksma!
2016 President's Award recipient for Leadership
1532017/01/05New cancer therapy discovery
Discovery has potential to improve therapies for cancer and other diseases
1542017/01/04Congratulations Linda Kuska!
2016 President's Award recipient for Community Service
1552017/01/03LHSC welcomes the first baby of 2017!
This year's New Year baby is little Willa born at 3:10 a.m. and weighing an even 7lbs.
1562016/12/28Santa sighted at Children's Hospital
The Shriners helped Santa spread Christmas cheer by helping him deliver gifts to all the children.
1572016/12/23Where can I go for care during the holidays?
For non-life threatening illnesses and injuries, consider the following options before coming to the ED
1582016/12/23Physicians prescribe holiday joy at LRCP
"The Clinic Notes" ensemble performed a special Christmas concert.
1592016/12/20Happy Holidays from LHSC!
Wishing you a safe, healthy and happy holiday.
1602016/12/22A very special Christmas delivery
Babies born on Christmas Day are presented to their parents in a Christmas stocking.
1612016/12/21Door decorating contest
Decorated doors bring holiday cheer to Victoria Hospital
1622016/12/21LHSC's 2016 Holiday Food Drive
Nearly 2,000 lbs of food to London Food Bank
1632016/12/20Dr. Amit Garg awarded Young Investigator Award
Dr. Amit Garg honoured as leader in the fight against kidney disease
1642016/12/16Protect others from influenza
Wear a mask or get immunized to protect others from influenza
1652016/12/14Donation for cancer research
Gerald C. Baines Foundation commits $1.5 million, asks public to match
1662016/12/122016 President's Award Program
Congratulations to this year's winners and nominees
1672016/12/07Website survey
Help us improve our website.
1682016/12/02Eating disorders: the transition years
Providing clinical services for children and youth up to 18 years of age.
1692016/12/01Boot and Mitten Campaign a success
Over one thousand items donated to help provide warmth to those in need this winter
1702016/11/24Congratulations Walter and Ardythe
Walter and Ardythe celebrated 74th anniversary in our sub-acute medicine unit.
1712016/11/23Trauma care: a family's perspective
LHSC serves as the designated Lead Trauma Hospital for the southwestern Ontario region
1722016/11/22Preventing falls at home
LHSC promoting falls prevention and home safety throughout November.
1732016/11/16Lawson ranks in top ten
Hospital-based research in London, Ontario among the top institutes in the country
1742016/11/16Long road to recovery
Yvonne White spent four years, off and on, in a wheelchair and on crutches.
1752016/11/15LHSC launches 2016 Holiday Boot and Mitten Drive
Keeping our community warm over the winter months
1762016/11/14LHSC in motion
LHSC staff spent October in motion with Middlesex- London
1772016/11/09CSTAR accreditation
Simulation program awarded national accreditation
1782016/11/08Family Doctor Week
How LHSC is bringing family doctors back into hospital
1792016/11/04New testing method
New testing method for more effective diagnosis of genetically-based high cholesterol
1802016/11/03Lawson researchers celebrated at Vanguard Awards
Celebrating the success of leaders in innovation and commercialization
1812016/11/01Pedestrian safety
Educating parents and their children about the importance of pedestrian safety
1822016/11/01LHSC smoke-free
Four months since hospital became smoke-free
1832016/10/28Researchers shine light on skin cancer treatment
Novel technique more precisely defines extent of skin cancer
1842016/10/26Promoting patient safety
Celebrating Canadian Patient Safety Week with a variety of activities
1852016/10/21A stroke of luck
How the right care at the right time saved Yvonne Reynolds.
1862016/10/14Comfort Stones
Comfort Stones for patients who have experienced a miscarriage
1872016/10/11Breast Reconstruction Awareness
BRA Day on Oct. 19
1882016/10/07Hospital volunteers support Personalized Medicine
London Health Sciences Centre Auxiliary pledges $2.24 million
1892016/09/22Results of hospital blood drive challenge are in
LHSC increases donations in regional challenge
1902016/09/21Binge Eating Group Therapy
New innovative outpatient treatment group for individuals with a Binge Eating Disorder.
1912016/09/19President's Award for Community Service
Nominate someone today!
1922016/09/16Understanding Pituitary Disease
Information night to answer your questions
1932016/09/08BRA Day 2016
Is breast reconstruction after mastectomy right for you?
1942016/09/06Extra vigilance urged as children return to school
Normally quiet streets burst to life in the mornings and afternoons.
1952016/08/31Coffee could adversely affect blood pressure
Coffee could be affecting diagnosis & treatment for high blood pressure
1962016/08/29Organ & tissue donor rates
Registration rates have reached new highs!
1972016/08/15Identifying the spread of prostate cancer
A new study aims to better understand and identify the spread of prostate cancer.
1982016/08/11Back in the field
A Canadian first in robotic surgery has allowed Elaine Fisher to regain control over her life.
1992016/08/02Play Pokemon Go safely
Stay safe while trying to catch them all!
2002016/07/27The importance of early intervention
Dr. Arlene MacDougall is studying the positive effects of mindfulness based interventions.
2012016/07/21Heat wave
Health unit issues heat warning
2022016/07/08Unique needs of youth in mental health treatment
Research identifies unique needs of youth in the mental health treatment process
2032016/06/30Smoke-Free LHSC
LHSC is now a smoke-free property
2042016/06/30LHSC's 2016 Report to the Community
We invite you to read our online year in review today
2052016/06/28Junk food exposure and children
Tracking the effects of junk food exposure on children's nutrition
2062016/06/27Clearing the air
Why Ontario hospitals are going smoke-free
2072016/06/22Fanshawe Dragon Boat Festival
Hospital staff help raise over $10,000 for LRCP ACT Now Fund!
2082016/06/08New approach for aortic valve implantation
New surgical technique available to very select and complex patients
2092016/06/07Making an Impact online
LHSC's Trauma Program expands Impact to reach students online
2102016/05/30Did you know?
LHSC is the regional centre in southwestern Ontario for forensic pathology
2112016/05/27A life less plastic
Celebrating a 10-year carbon strike
2122016/05/24Lawson celebrates Clinical Trials Day
On May 20, Lawson celebrated International Clinical Trials Day (ICTD)
2132016/05/20Unofficial start of trauma season
LHSC Trauma Programs says stay safe!
2142016/05/16Echocardiography services receives accreditation
Labs meet highest standards of care
2152016/05/11Dr. Nisker presented with Award of Excellence
Recognized for outstanding contribution and leadership in reproductive medicine and science
2162016/04/29Celebrating Doctor's Day
On May 1, 2016 LHSC and St. Joseph's are celebrating the sixth annual Provincial Doctor's Day.
2172016/04/28How electronic records are improving care
The development of a more complete electronic health record
2182016/04/26TONE program
Improving outcomes for transplant patients
2192016/04/22Adult Eating Disorders Service completes move
Programs up and running at 54 Riverview Avenue
2202016/04/22Impact Awards celebrates excellence and innovation
Lawson Health Research Institute hosted its annual Lawson Impact Awards on April 13
2212016/04/21High School students pay it forward
Making a difference in the lives of cancer patients.
2222016/04/2011 organ transplants in 1 weekend
An amazing nine lives saved
2232016/04/15A lifetime of contribution, Mary and Gord Vair
Celebrating the nearly 900 individuals who donate their time to help others at LHSC
2242016/04/13Celebrating Volunteer Week 2016
A family endeavor, Joanne and Jack Mawdsley, and Marlene Wyatt and Ross Hodgins
2252016/04/12Canadian robotic surgical first
Robot treats obstructive defecation syndrome
2262016/04/11A personal experience, Sue and Alf McLellan
Celebrating the nearly 900 individuals who donate their time to help others at LHSC
2272016/04/11Mindy Williamson speaks out
Diagnosed with uterine fibroids more than 20 years ago, she had no idea what they were or the toll they would take on her life.
2282016/04/08Taking Small Steps to Create Big Impact
No role is too small for Children's Health Foundation volunteer Christina Thomas.
2292016/04/07A lifetime of organ donation advocacy
LHSC physician wins award
2302016/04/06LHRD showcases ground-braking research in health
Congratulations to the 2016 winners
2312016/03/23Kangaroo-A-Thon
Event highlights benefits of skin-to-skin care
2322016/03/04Caring on display at annual event
Caring on display at annual Patient and Family Advisor Orientation Event
2332016/03/15The power of imagination
Mckenna Lumley uses imagination to stay positive during trying times
2342016/03/11Music brings comfort to hospital
Celebrating music therapy awareness month
2352016/03/10Normal LTC Routes to UH resume March 22
2362016/03/09Lawson Health Research Institute new website
Find out more about the features and highlights
2372016/03/07Stories of Illness and Health: Living with Pain
Hear stories of people living with pain.
2382016/03/04Dr. Jain receives funding for in-home dialysis
$1.5 million awarded to improve patient experience of in-home dialysis
2392016/02/23London Health Research Day 2016
Learn about health research being conducted across the city of London.
2402016/02/22Advocating for global stroke and dementia strategy
Researchers showed decline in incidence of dementia at population level
2412016/02/18Celebrating National Cardiac Rehabilitation Week
Two-day open house to provide program information to potential patients and referring caregivers
2422016/02/17Partners for Life
LHSC exceeds blood donation goal
2432016/02/11Safe winter driving can save your life and others
LHSC's Injury Prevention Team hands out ice scrapers, winter blankets and winter driving tips
2442016/02/09Notice to LHSC Fertility Clinic patients on Zika
The Fertility Clinic at LHSC is closely following developments related to the Zika virus.
2452016/02/08Protect others from influenza
With the Middlesex-London Health Unit, LHSC has been closely monitoring influenza activity
2462016/02/05Are you at risk for kidney cancer or melanoma?
New cancers added to online cancer risk assessment tool.
2472016/02/04CQI initiative brings information to inpatients
Adult oncology resource centre officially unveiled
2482016/02/03LHSC reveals United Way total
Staff and physicians raise $152,762
2492016/02/02Dr. Leong's Star Continues to Rise
Dr. Hon Leong awarded as a Prostate Cancer Canada (PCC) Rising Star.
2502016/02/01Simulation to improve patient safety
Scenario marks successful launch of LHSC's Thoracic Surgery simulation program
2512016/01/28President's Award for Physician Leadership
2015 recipient Dr. Andrew House
2522016/01/25President's Award for Core Values (Staff)
2015 recipient Kimberly Schlegel
2532016/01/21President's Award for Core Values (Patients)
2015 recipient Agnus HopeSchneider
2542016/01/18President's Award for Leadership
2015 recipient Rebecca Parkes
2552016/01/15Share your patient and family experience
Your stories, opinions and impressions from your health care journey are invaluable to us.
2562016/01/14President's Award for Innovation
2015 recipient Dr. Roberto Hernandez-Alejandro
2572016/01/12Mental Health & Addictions Crisis Centre now open
CMHA Mental Health & Addictions Crisis Centre open for walk-in crisis assessment and support
2582016/01/11President's Award for Community Service
2015 recipient Joanne Clark
2592016/01/04LHSC welcomes the first baby of 2016!
This year's New Year baby was born at 1:37 am weighing 6 lbs 2 oz.
2602015/12/31We don't want to see you in the trauma room
LHSC's Trauma Program would like to remind everyone to celebrate safely during the holidays.
2612015/12/30Santa delivers joy (and gifts) Christmas morning
Santa delivers joy (and presents) Christmas morning at Children's Hospital
2622015/12/23Where can I go for care during the holidays?
For non-life threatening illnesses and injuries, consider the following options before coming to the ED
2632015/12/15Happy holidays from LHSC!
Wishing you a safe, healthy and happy holiday from the staff, physicians, students and volunteers at LHSC.
2642015/12/22LHSC's Holiday Food Drive & Mitten Campaign
LHSC staff donated 1,900 lbs of food and over 1,800 hats, gloves, mittens & scarves
2652015/12/18Physicians deliver holiday joy at LRCP
A holiday tradition at LHSC, "The Clinic Notes" ensemble performed a special Christmas concert.
2662015/12/21What's your type?
Staff find out their blood type
2672015/12/171,286 hours of movement for Movember
LHSC's Quality, Patient Safety & Patient Experience department moved most for Movember.
2682015/12/162015 President's Award Program
Congratulations to this year's winners and nominees
2692015/12/10Wrap It Up Red!
Donate blood this holiday season
2702015/12/08First female thoracic surgeon in Saudi Arabia
LHSC surgical fellow, Dr. Manal AlNaimi, to become first female thoracic surgeon in Saudi Arabia
2712015/12/07Holiday Food Drive & Mitten Campaign
Holiday Food Drive & Mitten Campaign at LHSC until Dec. 16.
2722015/12/03Celiac disease: living gluten-free
For people with celiac disease, eating gluten free is not an option - it is a necessity to live healthy lives
2732015/11/27November is Falls Prevention Month
Helping patients, and those in the community, stay on their feet
2742015/11/23Donations pour in from coast to coast and overseas
Over 14,000 purple newborn caps donated for Period of PURPLE Crying campaign
2752015/11/10Test predicts patient's response to chemotherapy
Simple test may predict response to chemotherapy in lung cancer patients
2762015/11/06260 grade 9 students explore career in health care
On Wednesday grade 9 students had an inside look at a career in health care at LHSC
2772015/11/05Lawson Makes Top Ten for Hospital-Based Research
Lawson Health Research Institute ranked eighth in the country
2782015/11/02Win a newborn photoshoot!
LHSC is holding a social media photo contest in support of the Period of PURPLE Crying program.
2792015/10/29Empowered by knowledge
London's Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day one of largest in the country
2802015/10/14A dose of hope
For Maria Moore, breast cancer has given her a special, knowing touch with patients she treats
2812015/10/09Canadian Blood Services honours LHSC
LHSC receives national recognition
2822015/10/09Inpatient Federal Election Voting
The Federal election campaign is now underway and Election Day is Monday, October 19, 2015.
2832015/10/08LHSC's Cardiac Fitness Institute opens its doors
Cardiac Fitness Institute opening its doors to celebrate Oktoberfest and kick off fundraising campaign.
2842015/10/05A better treatment of Parkinson's
Motion capture technology used to improve lives of Parkinson's patients
2852015/10/01Stories of Illness and Health
Join Dr. Shannon Arntfield to experience the stories of people living with illness.
2862015/09/30South Street Hospital demolition
Stop-motion video highlights the demo
2872015/09/29LHSC recognizes World Heart Day
A look back at some of our cardiac achievements over the past year
2882015/09/28Donation adds to doctor's legacy in women's health
Dr. Hugh Allen donating $2 million to London Health Sciences Foundation
2892015/09/25Fighting Childhood Cancer Together
Paediatric Oncology Service holds Childhood Cancer Awareness Month event
2902015/09/22Making Canada a leader in health care, again
Lawson hosts Café Scientifique on Making Canada a leader in health care, again.
2912015/09/22Creating smiles one stitch at a time
Volunteer group reaches milestone donation
2922015/09/18United Way Harvest Lunch
United Way London & Middlesex announces 2015 campaign goal
2932015/09/17LHSC in motion with Middlesex-London
LHSC joining Middlesex-London in motion™ community challenge throughout October.
2942015/09/16So Long South Street
This art exhibit celebrates the life of the South Street Hospital, and its role in shaping our community. Open September 8-24.
2952015/09/16Something to Smile About
Purchase a Smile Cookie from September 14 - September 20 to help kids across our region.
2962015/09/14President's Awards 2015
NEW THIS YEAR - Fillable Letter Templates
2972015/09/11Tailor-made treatment
Margaret Greene receives personalized medicine for treatment of breast cancer
2982015/09/08President's Award for Community Service
Nominate someone today!
2992015/08/26Moving toward better treatment of Parkinson's
Motion capture technology could help patients with Parkinson's
3002015/08/21Buckle Up, Phone Down content winner
Lego stop-motion used to promote road safety
3012015/08/20Is breast reconstruction right for you?
BRA Day is a national campaign to promote education, awareness
3022015/07/23Smiles for Miracle Treat Day
Tori knows that because of generous donors on Miracle Treat Day, kids like her can smile
3032015/08/11Results of hospital blood drive challenge
LHSC wins with 109 units donated
3042015/07/31Cancer researchers welcome $1.8 million in funding
London cancer researchers received $1.8M from CIHR
3052015/07/29New research uncovers important molecule
Molecule plays a pivotal role in making ovarian cancer cells so lethal
3062015/07/27Lead by example
Wearing a helmet will influence the choices of children and teens
3072015/07/24inside: Does the patient voice matter?
Patient input plays an integral role in shaping the delivery of health care at LHSC
3082015/07/17inside: Finding a voice at the most critical time
iPads in ICU helped Bob Henry find his voice
3092015/07/09Why donate blood?
Top 10 reasons to roll up your sleeve
3102015/07/06Standing tall after back surgery
Few understand the impact of back pain and arthritis as well as Dean Ewing
3112015/07/03South West LHIN Quality Awards
Stroke Capacity Assessment and Best Practice Implementation Project a winner
3122015/07/02Fanshawe Dragon Boat Festival
Hospital staff help raise thousands
3132015/06/30Have a Happy and Safe Canada Day!
London Health Sciences Centre would like to wish everyone a happy and safe Canada Day.
3142015/06/29LHSC's 2015 Annual Community Meeting
LHSC welcomed staff, physicians, community members and donors
3152015/06/26Crossing the finish line
LHSC staff complete "Couch to 5K" training
3162015/06/24First in North America to implant Engager Valve
Heart team at LHSC first in North America to implant Medtronic's Engager Valve
3172015/06/22Connecting Care Collaborative initiative wins LHIN
Collaboration across continuum of care to better support patients and families
3182015/06/19LHSC physician Champion of Telemedicine
Dr. Guido Filler recognized for outstanding leadership in advancing patient care in London.
3192015/06/15Nurse recognized as leader in oncology nursing
Pat Stalker is the newest nurse in Ontario to obtain the Oncology Nursing Certification
3202015/06/12Roll up your sleeves for the Hospital Challenge
It's time to roll up your sleeves and donate!
3212015/06/11Teddy bears and young patients celebrate together
Smiles abound at the 23rd annual Teddy Bear Picnic
3222015/06/02Our kids. Our Community.
Turn up the volume on patient families sharing their stories during Corus Radiothon
3232015/05/29LHSC welcomes back NICU graduates
Biennial celebration a chance for families and NICU staff to reunite for a day of fun
3242015/05/27Second annual Lawson Impact Awards
Lawson Health Research Institute hosted the second annual Lawson Impact Awards on May 21.
3252015/05/21You asked us
Looking back on the massive restructuring of LHSC's services
3262015/05/20LHSC Physiotherapy hosts Lower Extremity Symposium
Attendees came from hospitals, community clinics and home-cares.
3272015/05/19LHSC hosts 11th Metabolic Family Workshop.
A workshop for families facing similar challenges.
3282015/05/15Think twice and stay safe
Victoria Day marks the start of trauma season for London Health Sciences Centre
3292015/05/14Did you know?
Learn more about porters at LHSC
3302015/05/11New Pet Therapy Initiative launches at LHSC
Piloted on the ninth floor Sub Acute Medicine Unit
3312015/05/07Transplant Immunology Laboratory opens
Helps find compatible donors and monitor patients post-transplant
3322015/05/06Healing and helmets at LHSC's Children's Hospital
May 4-10 is Safe Kids Week
3332015/05/05STOP! Clean Your Hands Day
LHSC is leading the way in practicing good hand hygiene
3342015/05/01"Distracted Driving - Josh's Story" in theatres
Joins May movie blockbusters in London theatres
3352015/05/01Celebrating Doctor's Day
LHSC is celebrating the fifth annual Provincial Doctor's Day on May 1
3362015/04/29Grant helps breast cancer patients
Awarded by Avon Foundation for Women
3372015/04/28Leading the way in personalized medicine
Presentation on made to measure medicine
3382015/04/27Tweet chat for organ donation and transplantation
Dr. Sener answered questions during the tweet chat on April 22
3392015/04/24LHSC Nurse Practitioner receives Human Touch Award
Julie Ann Lawrence recognized for enriching patient experience
3402015/04/21LHSC reaches kidney transplant milestones
April 19-25 is National Organ and Tissue Donation Awareness Week
3412015/04/20Supporting organ and tissue donation
LHSC kicks off workplace registration drive
3422015/04/15The best in health research
London Health Research Day
3432015/04/09Tweet chat on organ donation and transplantation
In recognition of National Organ and Tissue Donor Awareness Week
3442015/04/13Volunteers shine during National Volunteer Week
Celebrating the nearly 900 volunteers at LHSC
3452015/04/10Kangaroo-A-Thon at LHSC
Promoting skin-to-skin contact with NICU babies and their parents
3462015/04/08It's never too late to stop using tobacco
Film promotes awareness of smoking cessation support
3472015/03/31Taking control of treatment
Seven-year Andie overcomes her MRI fear with the help of some special goggles
3482015/03/26LHSC celebrates Purple Day for Epilepsy Awareness
Staff, patients and supporters dressed head to toe in purple
3492015/03/24The long road to recovery
A single-car accident changes the course of a life forever
3502015/03/20National Poison Prevention Week
Injury Prevention team urges vigilance to prevent accidental poisoning
3512015/03/13Check out the latest issue of inside
The Winter 2015 issue of inside is now out. Catch up online!
3522015/03/12World Kidney Day
LHSC and The Kidney Foundation of Canada team up to celebrate
3532015/03/12Renal Patient and Family Advisory Council
Ensures the voice of patients is heard
3542015/03/12Hemodialysis trail blazer
Dr. Robert McGregor Lindsay recognized
3552015/03/12Regional Renal Program website a Face of Change
LHSC awarded a 20 Faces of Change Award
3562015/03/11Colon Cancer Awareness Month
Make the first move and reduce your risk of developing colorectal cancer
3572015/03/09Ministry of Health announcement
Funding for paediatric pain clinic
3582015/03/05Injury Prevention Program participates in VIP
Joined other community partners to educate grade 6 students
3592015/03/03LHSC staff shed locks to help cancer patients
"Cuts for Cancer" event to benefit Canadian Cancer Society
3602015/02/25iPads give a voice to patients
Pilot program enabling communication through the use of Apple iPads
3612015/02/19Kidney Care Centre PREPs a leading practice
Participation, resources, engagement and planning
3622015/02/17A remarkable journey for recovery
For Leila Rahafrouz, catching the flu profoundly affected her life
3632015/02/12Partners for Life
LHSC exceeds 2014 blood donation goal
3642015/02/10LHSC's Cardiac Fitness Institute opens its doors
CFI staff celebrate National Cardiac Rehabilitation Week, Feb. 8-14.
3652015/02/09LHSC takes part in the Race Against Drugs
An initiative to educate students about dangers of drugs and alcohol
3662015/02/05Preparing for our role as Ebola treatment hospital
LHSC has worked diligently to refine its readiness plan and processes
3672015/02/06Canadian first use of device saves OR time
LHSC's cardiac surgery program first in Canada to use new suture fastening system
3682015/02/03LHSC reveals 2014 United Way total
Staff and physicians raise $147,781
3692015/01/28Bringing learning to life for students
Over 2,500 students train at LHSC each year
3702015/01/26Pharmacy initiative named Leading Practice
Partnered with Microbiology and Infection Prevention and Control
3712015/01/20"Someone said yes"
Liver transplant recipient shares his story to encourage organ donation
3722015/01/15"Safety Net" benefits mental health clients
Lawson announces province-wide impact of innovative model
3732015/01/192014 President's Award Program
Congratulations to this year's winners and nominees
3742015/01/12A heart-to-heart for Children's Health
One out of every 100 babies born in Canada suffers from a heart problem
3752015/01/02LHSC welcomes the first baby of 2015!
This year's New Year baby is little Elsie Lynn.
3762014/12/31LHSC's Holiday Food Drive & Mitten Campaign
Staff demonstrate their generosity
3772014/12/29Santa spreads cheer Christmas morning
Christmas made a little merrier for patients at Children's Hospital
3782014/12/24A very special Christmas delivery
London Health Sciences Centre celebrates a special holiday tradition
3792014/12/23"Distracted Driving - Josh's Story" in theatres
Cinematic trailer playing at all London Cineplex theatres
3802014/12/19Physicians recommend extra dose of holiday cheer
Musical concert by "The Clinic Notes"
3812014/12/18LHSC receives over 10,000 PURPLE caps for newborns
Raising awareness for Period of PURPLE Crying
3822014/12/17Wrap it up Red!
Roll up your sleeves and donate blood this season!
3832014/12/16Season's greetings!
Happy holidays from all of us at LHSC
3842014/12/15An award winning IDEA prevents functional decline
Increases the mobility of patients admitted to the Ortho/Trauma Unit
3852014/12/11Making your coffee break count
ACE team tempts taste buds and helps patients at the same time
3862014/11/18From responder to survivor
A life-saving reversal of roles
3872014/11/18Back into the swing
How hip replacement surgery changed the course of Herb Hunter's life forever
3882014/12/03LHSC wins Quality Healthcare Workplace Award
Recognizes organizational efforts to improve health-care workplaces
3892014/12/01Protect others from influenza
Wear a mask or get immunized to protect others from influenza
3902014/11/27Stroke care profiled at Canadian Stroke Congress
Hyper-Acute Stroke Unit presented at 5th Canadian Stroke Congress
3912014/11/26"Buckle Up, Phone Down"
London Middlesex Road Safety Committee and LHSC's Trauma Program promote driving safety
3922014/11/26Food Drive & Mitten Campaign
LHSC's Holiday Food Drive & Mitten Campaign launches to encourage donations this Holiday season
3932014/11/25Family Medical Centre educates staff and patients
Implement continuous quality improvements
3942014/11/21Helping seniors find their balance
Educating about the importance of leading a healthy and safe lifestyle.
3952014/11/19New program aimed at helping patients with COPD
Nov. 19 is World Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Day
3962014/11/18Emily's journey
A surprising new test and treatment option uncovers a bright new future
3972014/11/13Stories of Illness and Health
Learning from those we serve
3982014/11/06Creativity and healing through art
Creative Minds art exhibit
3992014/11/05Take Our Kids To Work Day
Students explore a career in health care
4002014/11/04Check out the latest issue of inside
The Fall 2014 issue of inside is now out. Catch up online!
4012014/10/31London makes top ten for hospital-based research
Lawson Health Research Institute ranked eighth
4022014/10/30Making a positive IMPACT on teens for 25 years
Program celebrates 25th anniversary
4032014/10/29Children's names 2014-2015 Champion Child
Meet Andie Morrison
4042014/10/28LHSC leading the way in ultrasound technology
Portable ultrasound machines at the patient's bedside
4052014/10/23LHSC staff members join together for ALS research
Walk to show support for a co-worker
4062014/10/21LHSC is preparing for Ebola
Directive requires enhancements to Ebola preparedness plans impacting most acute hospitals in Ontario
4072014/10/22Lawson researcher wins ASMB Junior Investigator
Presented to Sean Gill, PhD
4082014/10/17Ontario paramedics and LHSC go PURPLE for November
Donate over 200 handmade purple caps
4092014/10/16Join LHSC's Community Advisory Council
The CAC is looking for new members
4102014/10/09LHSC featured in Hometown Hockey
Segment of Ron MacLean's new show on Sportsnet
4112014/10/06LHSC's United Way Campaign
LHSC kicks off its 2014 campaign
4122014/10/03LHSC in motion with Middlesex- London
October is Healthy Workplace Month
4132014/09/30Recognizing Childhood Cancer Awareness Month
Former LHSC patient returns to say thank you during special celebration
4142014/09/26Dragon Boat Race Team tastes gold for Canada
London's Rowbust Dragon Boat Racing Team wins three gold medals
4152014/09/22Ontario Tumour Bank turns 10
Helping further cancer research
4162014/09/19Cancer Care Ontario 2014 Partnership Tour
CCO visits the London Regional Cancer Program
4172014/09/18United Way Harvest Lunch
United Way London & Middlesex announces 2014 campaign goal
4182014/09/16A heartening wait
Device allows Phil McCracken to build his strength at home in preparation for a heart transplant
4192014/09/17All smiles for our kids
It's Smile Cookie week in support of Children's Health Foundation!
4202014/09/11Breast cancer research gets $5 million boost
Breast Cancer Society of Canada announces a $5 million donation
4212014/09/09President's Award for Community Service
Nominate someone today!
4222014/09/0442k for Cancer tops $300k
Raising funds for cancer research
4232014/08/29Extra vigilance needed as kids return to school
Safely share the road with school buses, pedestrians and bicyclists
4242014/08/27A credo to myself
I Survived Cancer: Barb's story
4252014/08/26Children's heart health wins big
Canadian Pacific Women's Open announces $1.1 million dollar gift to Children's Hospital
4262014/08/22Ron Maclean accepts the ice bucket challenge
Wears scrubs from London Health Sciences Centre
4272014/08/21Getting cold to find a cure
LHSC's President and CEO takes the ice bucket challenge
4282014/08/20MND team conquers the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
Doused with buckets of ice water in support of ALS research
4292014/08/19Others have made it through this - so can you
I Survived Cancer: Elisa's story
4302014/08/18LHSC places close second in blood drive
127 units of blood donated in June and July
4312014/08/15Take a deeper look into diagnostic medical imaging
Do you know how the technology of each test differs?
4322014/08/14DQ Miracle Treat Day!
All proceeds from every Blizzard Treat sold today in Southwestern Ontario support Children's Hospital
4332014/08/12The best is yet to come
I Survived Cancer: Brenda's story
4342014/08/08Caring for you, innovating for the world
Why research and patient care go hand-in-hand
4352014/08/06When cancer came knocking
I Survived Cancer: Jen's Advice
4362014/08/01Treat yourself to an exclusive VIP experience
Available exclusively through Children's Health Foundation
4372014/07/25LHSC wins LHIN Quality Award
For the Non-emergent Patient Transport (NEPT) initiative
4382014/07/31Shedding light on inherited metabolic disorders
April Willison says she owes her life to her brother Adam
4392014/07/24Lawson licenses sepsis therapeutic
A new Canadian-Chinese partnership
4402014/07/23Remarkable donor appointed to Order of Canada
Donnelly's impact on health care is nothing short of extraordinary
4412014/07/21LHSC launches Regional Renal Program website
With patients, for patients
4422014/07/18North American medical first at LHSC
Patient James Poulias receives new generation cardiac device
4432014/07/16Tool improves swallowing assessment for stroke
Acute Stroke Dysphagia Screening Tool is quick, valid and reliable.
4442014/07/14Dr. Vanessa Burkoski named RNAO Board President
RNAO represent over 36,000 nurses in Ontario
4452014/07/09An award-winning initiative
Distracted Driving - Josh's Story recognized by the Ontario Ministry of Transportation
4462014/07/07The Patient Structured Day
Best practice introduced to improvde mental health inpatient experience
4472014/07/04Fanshawe Dragon Boat Festival
Hospital staff help raise thousands
4482014/07/02Motions of Recovery
Benefits of mobilization while in hospital
4492014/06/30Check out the latest issue of inside
The Summer 2014 issue of inside is now out. Catch up online!
4502014/06/27School's out for summer
Which means children are out and about
4512014/06/26LHSC's 2014 Annual Community Meeting
LHSC welcomed staff, physicians, community and donors
4522014/06/18Differences in brain during pain application
A study by researchers at Lawson Health Research Institute
4532014/06/16Kids help our community get to know CHILDREN'S
Corus Radiothon in support of Children's raises over $81,000
4542014/06/13Be a blood donor
The importance of donating blood
4552014/06/13Safe Swimming, Safe Splashing, Safe Kids
Water activities can be safe and fun with proper vigilance
4562014/06/1222nd Annual Teddy Bear Picnic
Brings summer fun to young patients at Children's Hospital
4572014/06/10June is Stroke Month
80% of strokes are preventable
4582014/06/04Better health outcomes for patients
Report highlights the positive impact Nurse Practitioners
4592014/06/03Weaving together the tapestry of our experience
Sharing our patient stories
4602014/06/02Our Kids. Our Community.
Kids and their families participating in Radiothon for Children's at LHSC
4612014/05/29Campaign aims to decrease road injuries
Encourages drivers and cyclists to be courteous and respectful
4622014/05/27Making room
Discharge planning is helping to get the right patient in the right bed at the right time
4632014/05/29Inpatient Provincial Election Voting
Patients in hospital can register under the special voting rules
4642014/05/26Advancing Wellness in Reproductive Health
Celebrating 30 years of The Fertility Clinic at LHSC
4652014/05/22Café Scientifique brings science to the community
Improving health in London, across Canada, and around the world.
4662014/05/20The changing face of cancer treatment
Minimally-invasive robotic surgery gives Rod Sinn a new lease on life
4672014/05/16Victoria Day: Unofficial start of trauma season
Victoria Day long weekend triggers trauma season for LHSC
4682014/05/16LHSC as RNAO Best Practice Spotlight Organization
Honoured for the implementation of best practice guidelines
4692014/05/15Giving babies the best possible start in life
Two incubators purchased for the NICU
4702014/05/14A song of thanks
Sang during National Nursing Week to express Michael's gratitude
4712014/05/13Landon sends thank you to LHSC nurses
Children's Hospital patient helps celebrate National Nursing Week
4722014/05/12National Nursing Week - May 12 to 18
LHSC celebrates its more than 3,600 nurses
4732014/05/09Lawson Impact Awards celebrate research excellence
Scientists, staff, trainees and partners making an impact
4742014/05/08Mental health support for rural youth
The Baines Foundation is helping to improve mental health care for kids
4752014/05/07Murray Glendining named President and CEO of LHSC
Announced by Chair of the Board of Directors at LHSC
4762014/05/05STOP! Clean Your Hands Day
LHSC is leading the way in practicing good hand hygiene
4772014/05/01Recognizing our doctors
LHSC joins the provincial recognition of Doctors' Day
4782014/04/29Dying for a good night's sleep
Jerry's journey back to health
4792014/04/25A lifetime of care
Oncology After-Care Program celebrates ten years at Children's Hospital
4802014/04/24Elementary students inspired by visit
Students from Chippewa Public School visit Victoria Research Labs
4812014/04/23National Organ & Tissue Donor Awareness Week
LHSC promotes the need for organ donors
4822014/04/22Mother's Day Walk to end Breast Cancer
Supporting the Translational Breast Cancer Research Unit
4832014/04/17You're part of our team - Scrub in!
Family and visitors play an important role in keeping patients safe
4842014/04/16Student experience survey
Systems Design for non-medical student placements
4852014/04/14Concussion injury in youth
Research provides new insight into rural versus urban causes of childhood concussion
4862014/04/11Behind the bear
Volunteers create special moments for kids
4872014/04/10Drawing on personal experience to help others
April 6 - 12 is National Volunteer Week
4882014/04/08Time to Screen during cancer awareness month
When should you start screening for breast, cervical or colorectal cancer?
4892014/04/07Non-surgical treatment for lower back pain
Lawson recruiting patients for clinical trial
4902014/04/04David Foster Foundation honours Dr. Bill Wall
Awarded for his outstanding medical accomplishments
4912014/04/03My Care Binder supports patients
Acts as a guide for patients and their families across the cancer care continuum
4922014/04/02Supporting organ and tissue donation
LHSC kicks off workplace registration drive
4932014/03/31Ministry of Health announcement
New funding for epilepsy beds
4942014/03/27Earth Hour 2014
Use your power to make change a reality
4952014/03/25Celebrating Antimicrobial Stewardship successes
CAHO-ARTIC conference on March 3
4962014/03/21Trauma Program shares poison prevention tips
Keeping our children safe from harm
4972014/03/15Two Cases of Measles in the Community
Advisory issued by Middlesex-London Health Unit
4982014/03/19Educating the community about kidney health
LHSC and The Kidney Foundation of Canada team up
4992014/03/18Decoding the elements for a cure
Treating patients based on their DNA
5002014/03/14Stay safe this St. Patrick's Day
Reminder from LHSC's injury prevention team
5012014/03/13London Knights inspire fans on and off the ice
Announce a $100,000 gift to Children's Hospital
5022014/03/11March is National Nutrition Month
Simply Cook and Enjoy!
5032014/03/05Partners for Life
LHSC staff commit to saving lives
5042014/03/03Check out the latest issue of inside
The Winter 2014 issue of inside is now out. Catch up online!
5052014/02/28London Health Link established
Providing better care for patients
5062014/02/27A road to better cancer treatments
42k for Cancer runners challenging the Boston Marathon to help raise funds
5072014/02/26Pink Shirt Day
LHSC supports anti-bullying campaign
5082014/02/24Laughter is the best medicine
Two therapeutic clowns share tricks of the trade and lots of laughs
5092014/02/21LHSC exceeds United Way goal
Staff and physicians raise $152,145
5102014/02/19Make those hands sparkle
Teaching children hand hygiene
5112014/02/25Pink Shirt Day
LHSC supports anti-bullying campaign
5122014/02/18Healthy Hearts, Helping Hands
Students from St. Marguerite d'Youville school sent a special valentine
5132014/02/14Building a model of inclusion
LHSC partners with Ideal Way
5142014/02/12February is Heart Month at LHSC
Think about taking steps toward heart health!
5152014/02/10United Way Champion receives award
Congratulations to Susan Rosato!
5162014/02/07Extramural Critical Care Response Team
Working together to care for critically ill patients
5172014/02/05Women's Program launches birthing video
Women's Care Program launches video of birthing experience at LHSC
5182014/02/05Minister of Health visits LHSC
Announces improvements in stroke care
5192014/02/10United Way Champion receives award
Congratulations to Susan Rosato!
5202014/01/31PSA: Winter is Here Drive Safe
LHSC trauma surgeon urges people to drive according to weather and road conditions
5212014/01/30The blood signal is on!
Rally your friends, family and co-workers to help save a life
5222014/01/28$1 Million Dream, Plus awarded in lottery draws
Congratulations to Judy Dale!
5232014/01/27LHSC shines at IHI conference
30 LHSC posters accepted
5242014/01/20Personlized medicine at LHSC recognized
Dr. Kim awarded with Best Innovation in Evidence-Based Care
5252012/09/24Why wait?
Why do some patients face lengthy wait times in the emergency department?
5262014/01/14Kicking cancer their way
Finding peace, power and purpose in the face of disease
5272014/01/07Identical triplets welcomed at LHSC
Meet Londyn, Madison and Kenley, born December 14
5282014/01/10SOHO Community Open house
Neighbours received info on South Street Hospital demolition
5292014/01/06Scrape All, See All
LHSC's Injury Prevention Team hands out ice scrapers and winter driving tips
5302014/01/0310 tips to a healthier 2014
By Susan Rosato, LHSC Fitness and Health Registered Nurse
5312014/01/02LHSC welcomes first baby of 2014
Baby Serena, born at 2:50 am on January 1
5322013/12/31Volunteers contribute to infection prevention
Take proactive approaches to hand hygiene
5332013/12/30Santa visits Children's Hospital
Santa and his 'elves' - the Mocha Shriners - spread Christmas cheer
5342013/12/27A family's hockey tradition
Patient's family plays annual street hockey game
5352013/12/23Sharing the sounds of the season
Special musical performance
5362013/12/24LHSC's Holiday Food Drive & Mitten Campaign
Staff demonstrate their generosity
5372013/12/20All I want for Christmas is a new heart
Successful heart transplant after at home wait thanks to new device
5382013/12/19Physicians spread holiday cheer
Perform Christmas concert at London Regional Cancer Program
5392013/12/13Season's greetings!
Happy holidays from everyone at LHSC
5402013/12/12Demolition of South Street Hospital
Letters sent to SOHO residents
5412013/12/17We are family
Uncover how The Fertility Clinic helped make a dream a reality
5422013/12/09Influenza is widely circulating in the community
Non-vaccinated visitors asked to wear mask in patient care areas
5432013/12/10Raise hope for the Children's Family
Honour a special person in your life with a Children's Raising Hope gift
5442013/12/06Holiday Food Drive & Mitten Campaign
We are pleased to once again run our annual campaign
5452013/12/04London Researcher answers call to service
Dr. Kao named the first Chair in Military Critical Care Research
5462013/12/02Making an Impact on high-risk behaviour of teens
Heightening awareness of high-risk behaviour.
5472013/11/262nd Annual Emergencies in Otolaryngology Bootcamp
Residents across Canada and USA leverage simulation training
5482013/11/25Driving through the roadblocks
Dialysis treatment at home and on the road
5492013/11/22A meeting with Mickey
LHSC staff helps Sunshine Foundation make dreams come true for kids
5502013/11/21City Hall turns purple for Period of PURPLE Crying
Raises awareness for Shaken Baby Syndrome
5512013/11/20A Healthy 'Good Life' for Students
GoodLife Kids Foundation supports a healthy "Good Life" for students
5522013/11/152013 President's Award for Physician Leadership
Award recipient uses humour to engage patients and students
5532013/11/14Surgical safety unaffected by sleep deprivation
New research by Lawson and ICES Western
5542013/11/13Sandy's Colonoscopy Experience: A Video Diary
Showcasing the patient experience during a colonoscopy appointment
5552013/11/08Porter Awareness Week
Porters engage in friendly bake-off and spread awareness of the work they do
5562013/11/12Profile: 2013 President's Award recipient
Dan Logie, Living Our Core Values - How We Work Together
5572013/11/06London Knights visit Children's Hospital
Joined by "Quest for the Cup" film crew
5582013/11/07Dr. Patrick Corrigan visits London
Lessons learned and hopes for the future of mental health care
5592013/11/05November newborns leave LHSC with purple hats
In support of the Period of PURPLE Crying program
5602013/11/04Check out the latest issue of inside
The Fall 2013 issue of inside is now out. Catch up online!
5612013/11/01The Pledge to End Bullying
LHSC proud to host community launch
5622013/10/31Happy Halloween from LHSC!
Paediatrics department holds costume contest
5632013/10/31A million reasons to smile
Smile Cookie Week at Tim Hortons
5642013/10/30Patient Safety Week
Kicks into high gear with medication safety
5652013/10/29Children learn about becoming siblings
May Court of London volunteers host sibling awareness program
5662013/10/24Dietetic Internship Program celebrates 50 years
Graduates from 1970 to 2012 gathered to celebrate
5672013/10/28Thank you to generous knitters
Some 2,500 purple hats were knitted to raise awareness about Shaken Baby Syndrome.
5682013/10/23National Infection Control Week
Psst … Pass it on: infection control matters
5692013/10/21Robotic single-site gallbladder
Canadian first promises evolution in surgical options for patients
5702013/10/18Obstetrical Triage Acuity Scale
LHSC first in Canada to develop new tool
5712013/10/17October is National Occupational Therapy Month
OT's work with patients in nearly every clinical area at LHSC
5722013/10/16Dream Lottery offers three home options
Minimum payout for 50/50 PlusTM draw now $250,000
5732013/10/15Preventing the spread of influenza
Protecting patients and residents from influenza
5742013/10/092013 President's Award Leadership recipient
Empowers staff to bring success to entire team
5752013/10/04Eli Khan is the 2013-2014 Champion Child
Presented by Walmart
5762013/10/03Why We Innovate
"What's your why?" from Dr. Yoo
5772013/10/02Care Beyond Our Walls
LHSC kicks off 2013 staff United Way Campaign
5782013/09/30Touring LHSC's laboratories
Local MP tours labs at Victoria Hospital
5792013/10/01Keeping your balance on National Seniors Day
October 1 is National Seniors Day
5802013/09/27Good eats for a good cause
LRCP recognizes Childhood Cancer Awareness Month
5812013/09/24Decoding Annie Parker comes to London
Genetic screening an important tool for determining cancer risk
5822013/09/24Federal Minister tours CSTAR
Accompanied by local members of parliament
5832013/09/23United Way Harvest Lunch
United Way announces 2013 campaign goal
5842013/09/18LHSC's Amazing Cleaning Challenge
With Jet Black and Dave Schram from The Amazing Race Canada
5852013/09/20Why We Inspire
What's your why by Jo-Anne Willing
5862013/09/19Rowbust wins gold!
Rowbust Breast Cancer Survivor Dragon Boat wins gold
5872013/09/17Thought Leader Speaker Series
A conversation on health care transformation
5882013/09/13World Sepsis Day
Worldwide initiative to increase awareness and understanding of sepsis
5892013/09/12From bench-top to bedside
How research begun 20 years ago is transforming patient care today
5902013/09/10Iron Man, meet Iron Man
Courtright youngster meets hero who inspired his fight
5912013/09/09Transitional Discharge Model
Seamless support for the transition from hospital to community
5922013/08/28Minor incision equals major advance
LHSC surgeons achieve a Canadian first
5932013/09/12From bench-top to bedside
How research begun 20 years ago is transforming patient care today
5942013/09/05Why We Research
"What's your Why" from Dr. Richard Kim
5952013/09/03Cancer care announcement
Government announces improvements in cancer care
5962013/08/30Why We Research
"What's your why?" from Dr. Nichols
5972013/08/27Get your needles ready
Children's Hospital in need of Knitters
5982013/08/22Hospital cleaning has become a science
Reducing the spread of infection in a hospital
5992013/08/21Profile: 2013 President's Award Community Service
Volunteering and nursing follow parallel paths
6002013/08/20Why We Innovate
Nick Paparella's "What's your why"
6012013/08/16Imaging in Mental Health
Identifying bipolarity through MRI's proves successful in initial results
6022013/08/14Drs. Litchfield and Fischer
Discuss See the Line and concussion research and awareness
6032013/08/13HPV-Related Tonsillar Cancer on the rise in Canada
Lawson research shows first direct evidence
6042013/08/12Visit from Toronto Maple Leaf Nazem Kadri
Presented fan Ricky with an autographed hockey stick
6052013/08/09Simulating operating room emergencies
Nurses practice scenarios to help increase patient safety
6062013/08/08Why We Innovate
"What's your why" by Dr. Bob Kiaii
6072013/08/08Today is Miracle Treat Day at Dairy Queen!
Visit a DQ store to purchase a Blizzard Treat
6082013/08/07Byron Believers surprise hopsital visitors
Offer paid parking from proceeds of book sale
6092013/08/07Lessening the danger of statin drugs
Personalized DNA tests identify patients at risk for side effects
6102013/08/06The Stanley Cup visits Children's Hospital
NHL star Dave Bolland made Stanley Cup dreams come true
6112013/08/02Stephanie's Annual Ice Cream Party at DQ
Thursday, August 8th is Dairy Queen Miracle Treat Day!
6122013/07/31Giving a little girl the ability to smile
Born with a rare disorder where nerve and muscles are absent
6132013/07/30Lunching for a cause
LHSC employee organizes fundraiser to help flood-ravaged Alberta
6142013/07/30The blood signal is on!
Rally your friends, family and co-workers to help save a life
6152013/07/29Why We Care
"What's your why" by Dr. Kevin Fung
6162013/07/26Meet Brandon, age 6
Children's is raising hope and funds for specialized programs and services for children
6172013/07/25Pairing brain tumour treatments
Research from Lawson's Dr. Barbara Fisher
6182013/07/24Breaking through the looking glass
Navigating lung cancer and reclaiming life
6192013/07/23How does RB protein work to prevent cancer?
Interview with cancer researcher Dr. Fred Dick
6202013/07/19Keeping young cyclists safe
Children's Hospital's bicycle helmet giveaway program
6212013/07/19Pink Notes for Primary Care
Toolkit to help family doctors care for "well" breast cancer patients
6222013/07/18Ensuring care in any situation
A behind the scenes look at hospital infrastructure
6232013/07/18Why We Give
"What's your why" by Brent and Marilyn Kelman
6242013/07/1624th Annual Children's Golf Classic Invitational
Thank you for making this event a success!
6252013/07/15Big Bike for Heart and Stroke
ITS team places BIG
6262013/07/092013 Walk for Miracles
Tops $1,000,000 raised for Children's
6272013/07/09Why we innovate
Dr. Schlachta on the future of surgery and the role donors play in funding innovation
6282013/07/04Inspiring Change
Nurse Mary Reid wins Community Inspiration Award from local agency
6292013/07/03Hygiene for little hands
Helping Children's Hospital patients stay healthy
6302013/06/28Tee It Up for Children's
Children and youth raise $13,000
6312013/06/26The growing concern over concussions
Year over year increase in paediatric concussion cases
6322013/06/25LHSC at the finish line
Running to support prostate cancer research
6332013/06/25ICES Western launches in London
Partnership to advance research and patient care
6342013/06/24Making water safety a priority
Trauma Program encourages parents to use caution when children are around water
6352013/06/24Check out the latest issue of inside
The Summer issue of inside is now out. Catch up online!
6362013/06/21"Seventh Floor Angels"
LHSC nursing team recognized for excellence in care
6372013/06/20LHSC's 2013 Annual Community Meeting
LHSC welcomed staff, physicians, community and donors
6382013/06/20Non-urgent patient transportation
LHSC leads new SW LHIN-wide process
6392013/06/19Dragon boat races
Hundreds of LHSC staff take part
6402013/06/18Robotic surgery training centre is operational
LHSC recently selected as the exclusive training centre in Canada
6412013/06/17Commercializing new tremor treatment
Jack Lee awarded an OCE-OBI Entrepreneurship Fellowship
6422013/06/14Power. Peace. Purpose.
Kids Kicking Cancer launches at Children's Hospital
6432013/06/14The blood signal is on
Roll up your sleeves - June 14 is World Blood Donor Day
6442013/06/10Celebrating 2013 President's Awards
Congratulations to this year's winners and nominees
6452013/06/13Smiles and fun for children
21st Annual Teddy Bear Picnic
6462013/06/11Expect a call
New diagnostic imaging reminder system introduced at LHSC
6472013/06/07LHSC wins LHIN Quality Award
Recognized for the Home First project
6482013/06/07Improving the Health of First Nations Peoples
CCO unites with the Anishinabek Nation to combat cancer
6492013/06/05Creating a healthier environment
Staff contribute to the Million Tree Challenge
6502013/06/04Dr. Denstedt joins urological association board
Only the third Canadian appointed in the association's history
6512013/06/03Two new operating rooms at Victoria Hospital
The first of a larger perioperative suite redesign
6522013/05/28Walkerton Health Study
Important discoveries in the wake of a water disaster
6532013/05/24Safe Boating Awareness Week
Safety tips for the boating community from LHSC's trauma program
6542013/05/24A bear-y good visit!
There were double the bear sightings at Children's Hospital
6552013/05/21Helping kids with cancer transition back to school
LHSC's school liaison program
6562013/05/17Change Bandits for Children's is back
Change Bandits are raising hope and every penny counts
6572013/05/16And the Oscar for Nursing Excellence goes to...
Celebrating International Nursing Week
6582013/05/15New technology to improve patient care
Leveraged by LHSC physiotherapists
6592013/05/10LHSC performs BONEBRIDGE bone conduction implant
A North American first by Dr. Sumit Agrawal and his surgical team
6602013/05/13Metabolic Family Workshop celebrates 10 years
Sharing information on the unique challenges of metabolic disorders
6612013/05/09Walking the talk
Pedestrian safety is the focus for the 2013 UN Global Road Safety Week
6622013/05/08Testing London's Emergency Preparedness
Simulated mass casulty education exercise
6632013/05/07Leading the way in continuous quality improvement
LHSC featured by Canadian Journal of Nursing Leadership
6642013/05/08May 8 is World Ovarian Cancer Day
Building a sense of solidarity in the fight against the disease
6652013/05/06May 6 is "STOP! Clean Your Hands" day
LHSC video shares tips for ensuring proper hand hygiene
6662013/05/06Nursing: A Leading Force for Change
LHSC celebrates its more than 3,600 nurses for Nursing Week
6672013/04/30Human Touch Award presented to LHSC Social Worker
Recognized for delivering compassionate patient care
6682013/05/01Making homes safer for new families
Home Safety Device Program funded by Children's Health Foundation
6692013/04/26LHSC Paediatric Team receives Human Touch Award
Recognized for compassionate patient care
6702013/04/24World first treatment of localized prostate cancer
Procedure performed at LHSC and facilitated by Lawson research
6712013/04/23Volunteer couple helping together
LHSC recognizing the care and dedication of all our volunteers
6722013/04/22National Organ and Tissue Donation Awareness Week
Gift of Life Donor Quilt honours those who have donated
6732013/04/18Heart failure support device
Introduced at LHSC
6742013/04/19Partners for Life
LHSC staff commit to saving lives
6752013/04/17Home First - a patient's story
Story in the April issue of Hospital News
6762013/04/15Hearing restored
Cochlear implant gives the gift of sound
6772013/04/10Beyond a birth story
An incredible journey of twin pregnancy
6782013/04/12Lawson launches transitional discharge model
New Ontario-wide approach for discharging mental health patients
6792013/04/05 Improving the patient experience
Initiative helps paediatric patients find the confidence they need to be brave
6802013/04/04LHSC's Spring Food Drive
Staff donated more than 1,400 lbs of food!
6812013/04/03Oncology Nursing Day
Nurses recognized as cancer care leaders by de Souza Institute
6822013/03/28Upopolis launches at Children's
New social networking tool will help young patients stay connected
6832013/03/26Celebrating Purple Day for Epilepsy
One LHSC patient shares her life-changing experience
6842013/03/22ICU volunteer helps create new quiet space
Jan Oates identified the need for an additional ICU Family Room
6852013/03/20National Poison Prevention Week
Tips to keep children safe from accidental poisoning
6862013/03/19Celebrating Kidney Month and Community Champions
Showdown in the Downtown has a lot to celebrate
6872013/03/14Be Wise, Sanitize!
Child & Youth Advisory Council teach proper hand washing
6882013/03/13Leading care at ISU Championships
Dr. Jevremovic leading host medical team at ISU Championships
6892013/03/13NP's breaking new ground in Anesthesia Care
First LHSC NP's to complete NP Anesthesia Care Program
6902013/03/12Agriculture safety week
LHSC offers tips for keeping children safe on the farm
6912013/03/04Check out the latest issue of inside!
The Winter issue of inside is now out. Catch up online!
6922013/02/27Pink Shirt Day
LHSC helps promote anti-bullying campaign
6932013/02/26LHSC continues its tradition of innovation
Announces firsts in treatment option for blood circulation
6942013/02/22Technology transforming injury prevention
Classroom Communications System implemented in existing programs
6952013/02/15Silo-busters
Team comes together to ensure best care for Critically Ill OB patients
6962013/02/14LHSC's United Way Campaign exceeds goal
Staff and physicians exceed their goal
6972013/02/13Holly Reid honoured
Awarded a Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal
6982013/02/12Sexual and Reproductive Health Awareness Day
Factors to consider for men and women who wish to conceive
6992013/02/08New backup power generators at University Hospital
Ensure the continued care and comfort of patients
7002012/10/16Four years, two London doctors
Celebrating International Development Week
7012013/02/05Adult Eating Disorder Service opens at LHSC
In partnership with WOTCH Community Mental Health Services
7022013/02/04First chair in military care research in Canada
Captain (Navy) Dr. Raymond Kao recipient of first Chair
7032013/02/04Patient navigation for the cancer journey
World Cancer Day - February 4
7042013/02/01A return to glory
An Ironman's quest to regain his lifestyle after robotic heart surgery
7052013/01/30National training centre for robotic surgery
LHSC designated as exclusive training centre in Canada
7062013/01/29United Way awards LHSC staff
Staff member awarded for generous support of United Way Campaign
7072013/01/28Researcher recognized for prostate cancer research
Dr. Leong one of PCC's Rising Stars
7082013/01/25Waging the war on bacteria
Interview with Canadian infection control expert Denise Gravel
7092013/01/24National Non Smoking Week, January 20 - 26
Cessation aids in the prevention of cancer and chronic disease
7102013/01/22Using FEES for Intervention
Allows patients to return to eating sooner
7112013/01/17President's Award for Community Service
Nominate someone today!
7122013/01/16Behind the Scenes: LHSC's Switchboard
Taking up to 700 calls an hour
7132013/01/11Congratulations to Mrs. Candace Robinson of London
Dream Lottery's Ultimate Dream Grand Prize winner
7142013/01/08CBC News highlights personalized medicine
Groundbreaking research taking place at LHSC
7152013/01/04LHSC welcomes the first baby of 2013!
This year's New Year baby is little Alex born at 12:38 a.m.
7162012/12/28Santa's surprise visit
Joined by his special "elves" - the Shriners
7172012/12/27LHSC's precious holiday tradition
Babies dressed in stockings on Christmas day
7182012/12/17Happy holidays from LHSC!
Wishing you a safe, happy and healthy holiday season
7192012/12/21Santa and Mrs. Claus visit LHSC
Spread holiday joy to patients
7202012/12/21LHSC's Mitten Campaign & Holiday Food Drive
Staff help those less fortunate over the holidays
7212012/12/14Physicians bring holiday cheer to LRCP
Clinic Notes perform special concert
7222012/12/20Dr. Christopher Schlachta honoured
Awarded a Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal
7232012/12/18Agent-specific knowledge transforming patient care
Dr. Burkoski presents on shared governance model
7242012/12/17ReThink London visits LHSC
Staff take part in survey
7252012/12/12LHSC's health and wellness efforts merit accolades
Recognized for its award winning Fitness Program
7262012/12/11Magical Mountain of Toys
Collecting toys to spread holiday happiness
7272012/12/10Children's Magical Winter Ball
In support of the Child Life Program at Children's Hospital
7282012/12/06LHSC's President and CEO wins award
Bonnie Adamson among "Canada's Most Powerful Women"
7292012/12/06Congratulations to Dr. Clark
Awarded the 2012 Kidney Foundation of Canada Medal for Research Excellence
7302012/12/03LHSC's Movember Moustaches
Hospital team raises $4,003 and awareness of men's health issues
7312012/11/29International Transplant Mentorship Training
Program pioneered by LHSC
7322012/11/27New cancer model
Aims to reduce cancer deaths in newcomer communities
7332012/11/27Remembering the Children
Children's Hospital annual memorial service
7342012/11/26Grapefruit-medication interactions increasing
Review helps clinicians better understand the effects
7352012/11/26An exceptional steward of the environment
David Crockett receives 2012 Ivey Award for Environmental Excellence
7362012/11/23Celebrating Diabetes Awareness Month
What would a cure mean to you?
7372012/11/20New study on Walkerton E.coli patients
Findings show no increase in risk of heart disease
7382012/11/19Professional Practice at its Best conference
"Celebrating and Fostering Clinical Scientific Inquiry!"
7392012/11/16Celebrating Medical Radiation Technologists Week
Hollywood theme inspires decorations and costumes
7402012/11/16LHSC celebrates World Prematurity Day
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit takes opportunity to stop and reflect
7412012/11/16LHSC nurse wins award
Congrats to internationally educated nurse
7422012/11/15LRCP launches improved radiation technology
Promises more accurate treatment with reduced treatment time
7432012/11/14CNS Movement Disorder Clinic
Designated a National Centre of Excellence
7442012/11/14LHSC leaders honoured at annual HealthAchieve
Dr. Vanessa Burkoski and Dave Crockett recognized
7452012/11/13LHSC patients benefit from groundbreaking research
BBC documents several vegetative and minimally-conscious patients
7462012/11/09A journey of learning
Joanna Gibson was faced with a challenge many of us can't imagine.
7472012/11/09Patient says thank you to CCTC and LRCP
Ruth Canda thanks CCTC and LRCP for outstanding care.
7482012/11/08Liquid Gold
Early delivery of mom's milk gives NICU babies best chance at getting stronger.
7492012/11/08Take Our Kids to Work Day Comes to LHSC
Grade nine students got an inside look at careers in health care.
7502012/11/07Otolaryngology residents learn emergency skills
Otolaryngology residents learn emergency skills in bootcamp.
7512012/11/06November newborns given purple hats
The hats help raise awareness about the Period of PURPLE crying
7522012/11/06Linking hearts for a strong climb
LHSC takes part in United Way Stair Climb
7532012/11/05Great Big Sea a hit with hospital supporters
Great Big Sea surprised Saturday at the Country Classic Auction
7542012/11/05Check out the latest issue of inside!
The Fall issue of inside is now out. Catch up online!
7552012/11/02Cochlear Implant Program celebrates 25 years
Changing the lives of close to 500 children, teens and adults
7562012/11/02Preventing delirium and functional decline
Hospital Elder Life Program (HELP)
7572012/11/01Movember is here - it's moustache season
Erik Elmauer poses as different characters
7582012/10/31Happy Halloween from LHSC staff!
Paediatrics department holds costume contest
7592012/10/31LHSC employees Weigh In
157 LHSC employees weigh in weekly as part of LHSC's Fitness Program
7602012/10/30Community and patients tour LHSC's new Kidney Care
Centre officially open for patient care on Nov. 5
7612012/10/30Creative Minds 2012
6th biennial exhibition opens Oct. 30 showcasing artwork by clients, family members and PEPP staff
7622012/10/29Canadian Patient Safety Week
Oct. 29 - Nov. 2, 2012
7632012/10/23LHSC rolls up its sleeves
More than 285 donations so far this year
7642012/10/22LHSC's new Kidney Care Centre is truly blessed
Aboriginal spiritual ceremony welcomes patients and staff
7652012/10/22LHSC announces a Canadian surgical first
Removing cancer from the liver
7662012/10/19LHSC congratulates Bertille Demers
October 19 marks the 25th anniversary of her liver transplant
7672012/10/17$1 million donation for Transition Age Project
Hospital Auxiliary donates gift shop proceeds
7682012/10/17Recognizing National School Safety Week
Drivers urged to give children the right of way
7692012/10/15Announcing the Mental Health Engagement Network
Launched by Lawson, TELUS Health and Canada Infoway
7702012/10/15Spread knowledge, not infection!
National Infection Control Week: October 15-19
7712012/10/11Understanding women's cancer issues
LHSC welcomes Dr. Dessai from India
7722012/10/11Locating cancer resources just got easier
South West Regional Cancer Program launches new website
7732012/10/05Celebrating our Heroes
Thank you to the lifetime donors who have supported Children's
7742012/10/04$1.3 million RBC Royal Bank gift
Supporting family mental health care
7752012/10/04Take the Pledge to End Bullying
LHSC's President and CEO took the Pledge along with other community leaders
7762012/10/03Change Starts Here
LHSC kicks off its 2012 employee United Way Campaign!
7772012/10/01Where to park at LHSC's Victoria Hospital
You asked us!
7782012/09/28LHSC Recognizes World Rabies Day
Dr. Joubert shares information on animal bites and rabies
7792012/09/28New Power Plant is opening its doors
Take a tour this weekend!
7802012/09/27LHSC takes part in National Tree Day
The first of 72 trees to be planted on hospital grounds this fall
7812012/09/27Increasing support for women facing ovarian cancer
LHSC's Supportive Care team
7822012/09/26JUST STAY...A Couple's Last Journey Together
Book Launch
7832012/09/21Ministry of Health visits LHSC
Announces increased funding for off-load nurses
7842012/09/21Canadian First at LHSC
Cardiologists use pressure sensing catheter for atrial fibrillation ablation
7852012/09/20London and regional hospitals invest in technology
Building on exceptional patient care
7862012/09/19Sunset Yoga for Charity
Hosted by LHSC's Fitness Program
7872012/09/17Meet Dawson, the 2012 Champion Child
Presented by Walmart
7882012/09/14Congratulations to Dr. Lorne Parnes
AAO Head and Neck Surgery Distinguished Service Award
7892012/09/13Transportation of precious cargo
LHSC's neonatal paediatric transport team
7902012/09/13"SMART" use of technology
Smart phones improve mental health care
7912012/09/11United Way Harvest Lunch
2012 campaign goal announced
7922012/09/11May I Help You?
Volunteers invite questions from patients, families and visitors
7932012/09/10Leading the way in treating women's cancer
Interstitial radiation targets the disease at its source
7942012/09/07Volunteer Profile: Michela Solinas
A career in nursing inspired by volunteer work
7952012/09/07"Breast" practices developing in our region
Sustainable strategy for breast cancer follow-up care
7962012/09/06Working together to help patients go 'Home First'
A collaborative program with South West CCAC
7972012/09/05Board Chair receives Diamond Jubilee Medal
Congratulations to Ruthe Anne Conyngham
7982012/09/05Pillows a project of the heart
Telecom retirees make pillows for patients recovering from heart surgery
7992012/09/04Easing radiation anxiety for children
Radiation Therapist puts artistic skills to good use
8002012/08/30LHSC water conservation efforts
Saving 124 million litres of water annually
8012012/08/29Anna reminds her visitors to wash their hands
11 year old Anna recognized as honourary infection safety champion
8022012/08/28Rooftop science at LHSC
From March to October, Aerobiologist Jim Anderson samples ambient air on an LHSC roof
8032012/08/27Six year old Brandon robbin' and lootin'
His mission to help other children Change Bandit style!
8042012/08/24Volunteer profile: Theodosios (Theo) Karaouzas
Aspiring medical student volunteers his time to help community
8052012/08/23To the top of his game
World champion downhill skier Jan Hudec has had six knee surgeries
8062012/08/22Leading a team of leaders
Dr. Claudio Martin wins President's Award for Physician Leadership
8072012/08/21Running for Epilepsy
Katelyn Lewis raised money for the program that "worked a miracle"
8082012/08/17North American Surgical Robotics Summer School
Hosted by CSTAR at London Health Sciences Centre
8092012/08/15Breast cancer cells may have discerning tastes
New research hopes to uncover why they spread to particular organs
8102012/08/13Rowbust claims gold in Montreal!
Three-time Canadian National Dragon Boat Champions
8112012/08/14A second chance at life
Making a difference through planned giving
8122012/08/10Sounds of hope and healing
The bell and gong ring out at LHSC's London Regional Cancer Program
8132012/08/10Family Medical Centres aim for same day service
Improving access for patients
8142012/08/09Exemplary care inspires gift
"They were the light in my darkness"
8152012/08/07Dancing, stretching, training, and boxing
Annual Jazzerthon fundraiser in support of Children's
8162012/08/03More than a simple 'swish & spit'
CNS first to roll out complete oral health assessment for patients
8172012/08/02Helping meet the need for blood
The community is encouraged to roll up their sleeves and donate today
8182012/08/01Understanding mobility becomes a "virtual" reality
The impact of technology on patients with Parkinson's disease
8192012/08/01President's Award recipient Susan Rosato
Idea sparks innovative approach to employee wellness
8202012/07/30Ken Gaston grateful for the gift of 10,000 days
8212012/07/30A former teacher gives back
Grateful for life-saving treatments at LHSC
8222012/07/27Leave no doubt: Write it out
Eliminating unsafe abbreviations in medication orders
8232012/07/25First-Ever Canadian Guidelines on Parkinson's
Coauthored by LHSC Doctor
8242012/07/24Supporting "the best of care"
Frank Baratta inspires others to give
8252012/07/23The Federal Minister of Health Visits Lawson
Tours research labs at Victoria Hospital
8262012/07/20Cross Canada CISV Peace Bus stops at LHSC
Joined by London Police Services PEACE Team
8272012/07/20Mental health patients receive addiction support
LHSC launches new peer support program
8282012/07/17ICU Team leads Reduction of Supplies Project
A LHSC Continuous Quality Improvement initiative
8292012/07/17Prusty 4 Kids Charity Golf Tournament
With Montreal Canadian player Brandon Prust
8302012/07/16A journey back home
Leads to volunteering and fundraising
8312012/07/16Diane Y. Stewart Endowed Scholarship Award
Seventeen LHSC employees selected to receive an award
8322012/07/13Creating smiles one stitch at a time
Chatham woman helps brighten hospital stays for kids at LHSC
8332012/07/13World first trial announced
Lawson study to compare robotic surgery to radiation
8342012/07/12Two triumphs
Dawson's fight with cancer and anorexia nervosa
8352012/07/12LHSC tumour bank
Providing support to cancer researchers around the world
8362012/07/11A Mother's Courage
Krista's story
8372012/07/10A Children's Hero - Joanne Doherty
Circle of Caring Hearts monthly donor
8382012/07/09Harvey F. Sullivan Memorial Scholarship Award
Three scholarships awarded for 2012
8392012/07/06Victoria Hospital brought to light
LED lights light up the grounds
8402012/07/05Translational Breast Cancer Research Lab
Take a video tour!
8412012/07/04And the winner is….
LHSC's Portering Department holds grand prize draw
8422012/06/29Lottery winner thought he was dreaming
Russ Wilton has won the Dream Lottery
8432012/06/29Recovering from stroke
One patient shares his journey to mark Stroke Awareness Month
8442012/06/28A focus on the MND Clinic for ALS Awareness Month
LHSC's Motor Neuron Diseases Clinic provides one-stop shopping for patients
8452012/06/27Water safety for children
Trauma Program urges caution this summer
8462012/06/25"Inside" LHSC
Check out the first issue!
8472012/06/25Acute kidney injury after major elective surgery
Study shows more common than ever before
8482012/06/212012 Annual Community Meeting
Exceptional Experiences, Extraordinary People, and Engaging Partnerships
8492012/06/22Holy Batman!
LHSC employee builds vintage Batmobile
8502012/06/21Novel mechanism involved in key immune response
Discovery by team of researchers at Lawson and Western
8512012/06/21Aboriginal Navigator joins LHSC
Bonnie Doxtator helps aboriginal seniors navigate the health care system
8522012/06/19Running group demonstrates commitment to fitness
LHSC's Couch-to-5K running program ends on a high note
8532012/06/18Congratulations to the 225 LHSC Dragon Boat Racers
Better Than Oars claims Health Care Cup
8542012/06/18Fifth annual Martha Curgin Inspiration Award
Nominees and recipient honoured for inspirational service
8552012/06/15The eyes can have it, young or old, even newborns
Children can develop cataracts
8562012/06/1420th annual Teddy Bear Picnic
Specia event for patients, families and staff
8572012/06/12LHSC contributes to Million Tree Challenge
Goal to plant 1,000 trees in 2012
8582012/06/12Thank you Walmart Walkers!
Hundreds walk in support of Children's Miracle Network hospitals
8592012/06/072012 President's Awards
Congratulations to the 2012 President's Awards nominees and recipients.
8602012/06/07Regional Hip Fracture Improvement Project awarded
Regional partnership improves outcomes for patients
8612012/06/06Trauma Program at Children's wins multiple awards
Shaken Baby Syndrome Program wins inaugural LHIN award
8622012/06/05A garden where hope and healing can bloom
Cancer Survivor's Garden inspired by LHSC nurse
8632012/06/04Patients unfit to drive not always reported
Research shows physicians unclear on reporting requirements
8642012/05/31LHSC's adult Cystic Fibrosis clinic
Now sees more patients than paediatric clinic
8652012/05/30Children's colouring contest
Highlights health and safety at work or at home
8662012/05/25Celebrating new Breast Care Centre
St. Joseph's Health Care London officially opens new centre
8672012/05/25LHSC congratulates two extraordinary couples
Honoured as Laudable Londoners
8682012/05/24Pro Bono Law Ontario at Children's Hospital
Adds legal expertise to care team
8692012/05/17Celebrating physiotherapy in May
Five stories of PTs with more than 150 years of experience collectively
8702012/05/17Award recognizes quality patient care
Winning team for the 2012 Bonnie Adamson Quality award
8712012/05/17Leading the way in patient safety focus
Staff come together for a day of learning
8722012/05/14Metabolic Family Workshop a huge success
Families came together to network and gain knowledge
8732012/05/11Take Your MPP to Work Day
Three MPPs tour with LHSC nurses
8742012/05/10Art Exhibit Showcases Creativity
Recognizing Mental Health Awareness Week
8752012/05/09Family Feedback Program
LHSC leading practice accepted by Accreditation Canada
8762012/05/08Celebrate National Nursing Week!
A celebration of the positive impact nurses make in our lives
8772012/05/08Recognizing Emergency Preparedness week
"Your Emergency Plan - Making It Work".
8782012/05/07STOP! Clean Your Hands
Part of the global initiative "Save Lives: Clean Your Hands"
8792012/05/07Celebrating NAOSH week 2012 at LHSC
LHSC staff announce the theme for this year's NAOSH week
8802012/05/07Infant Hearing Program tests every baby born
Hearing tests provided by LHSC's Audiology Technicians
8812012/05/04Celebrating International Day of the Midwife May 5
Kathi Wilson is one of 29 midwives who practice at LHSC
8822012/05/04CHF and TVCC establish fundraising partnership
New partnership the first of its kind in Ontario
8832012/05/03Genetic pathway impacting cancer cells discovered
Lawson research provides new insight into disease pathology
8842012/05/02Bicycle helmet giveaway program
Outfits children with a cycling-related injury with a fitted helmet
8852012/05/01Welcoming the warmer weather
Dr. Scott Ernst shares sun safety advice
8862012/04/30Prevention of Nosocomial Infection in the Neonate
LHSC Leading Practice accepted by Accreditation Canada
8872012/04/27LHSC staff "fighting cancer" for their patients
Paediatric Oncology nurses team up to participate in Relay for Life
8882012/04/26Dialysis patient Misty Dudley awaits a transplant
Discusses the importance of organ donation
8892012/04/25London leads in transplantation excellence
Canadian Conference recognizes top research from Lawson and LHSC
8902012/04/26Sun Life Financial presents $100,000 donation
Donation committed to Children's Health Foundation
8912012/04/24LHSC celebrates National Medical Laboratory Week
Recognizing the work of the London Laboratory Services Group
8922012/04/20Be a donor at www.beadonor.ca
LHSC the site of a special announcement by the Hon. Deb Matthews
8932012/04/23JDRF launches care transition trial
Aims to optimize transition for adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes
8942012/04/19Implementation of a foot assessment program
LHSC Leading Practice accepted by Accreditation Canada
8952012/04/20Government of Canada announcement at LHSC
LHSC welcomed the Honourable Minister Jason Kenney
8962012/04/18Service League celebrates 75 years of giving
A new plaque to recognize Service League's 75 years of giving
8972012/04/17Improving health around the world
Extraordinary people at LHSC volunteering around the world
8982012/04/12Bedside ultrasounds
New ultrasound equipment and training program in emergency departments
8992012/04/03Flash mob celebrates Canadian Oncology Nursing Day
Oncology nurses at LHSC participate in a flash mob
9002012/04/03A princess for a princess
Princess Rapunzel's surprise visit to LRCP
9012012/04/03Delivering healthy babies while on dialysis
Renal Program helped Kim Barrey get pregnant despite kidney failure
9022012/04/02LHSC's commitment to blood donation
LHSC has joined Canadian Blood Services' "Partners for Life" program



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