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Media Releases 2012

December 31, 2012 - Media Release

Influenza A Outbreak at University Hospital Resolved

December 27, 2012- Media Release

Influenza A at University Hospital

December 21, 2012- Media Advisory

Santa’s Surprise Visit

December 14, 2012 - Public Service Announcement

London's Emergency Departments extraordinarily busy

December 12, 2012 - Media Advisory

Physicians bring holiday cheer to London Regional Cancer Program

December 6, 2012

LHSC congratulates Dr. William Clark for being awarded the 2012 Kidney Foundation of Canada Medal for Research Excellence

December 6, 2012

LHSC President and CEO Bonnie Adamson named one of “Canada’s Most Powerful Women”

December 5, 2012

Influenza A Outbreak at Victoria Hospital Resolved

December 3, 2012

Congratulations to Movember teams at LHSC and St. Joseph’s

November 29, 2012

London Health Sciences Centre pioneers International Transplant Mentorship Training Program

November 28, 2012

Influenza A at Victoria Hospital

November 16, 2012

LHSC Neonatal Intensive Care Unit celebrates World Prematurity Day

November 15, 2012

LHSC congratulates recipient of Internationally Educated Nurse of the Year Award

November 14, 2012

London Regional Cancer Program launches improved radiation technology

November 13, 2012

LHSC congratulates OHA HealthAchieve award winners

November 7, 2012 - Media Advisory

Take Our Kids to Work Day comes to London Health Sciences Centre

November 6, 2012

November newborns leave LHSC with purple hats

November 2, 2012

Patients, staff and volunteers working together to prevent delirium and functional decline

November 2, 2012

LHSC Cochlear Implant Program celebrates 25 years

October 30, 2012

LHSC program celebrates creativity and healing

October 26, 2012 - Media Advisory

Creative Minds exhibition celebrates creativity

October 26, 2012

Community and patients tour LHSC’s new Kidney Care Centre in Westmount Shopping Centre

October 24, 2012 - Media Advisory

LHSC to host open house preview of the new Kidney Care Centre

October 24, 2012

London Radiation Oncologist changing the face of cervical cancer treatment

October 22, 2012

LHSC announces Canadian surgical first to remove cancer from the liver

October 19, 2012

LHSC congratulates Bertille Demers on the 25th anniversary of her liver transplant

October 17, 2012

LHSC recognizes National School Safety Week

October 16, 2012

Four years, two London doctors, one surgical first in Peru

October 15, 2012

Spread Knowledge, Not Infection!

September 28, 2012

LHSC Recognizes World Rabies Day

September 27, 2012

London Health Sciences Centre increases support offered to women facing ovarian cancer

September 24, 2012 - Media Advisory

JUST STAY...A Couple’s Last Journey Together Book Launch

September 21, 2012

LHSC cardiologists first in Canada to use pressure sensing catheter for atrial fibrillation ablation

September 17, 2012 - Media Advisory

Living Well with Prostate Cancer  - Free Public Education Session

September 14, 2012

Local doctor wins prestigious award

September 12, 2012

Family Medical Centres Aim for Same Day Service

September 10, 2012

London Health Sciences Centre Radiation Oncologist leading the way in treating women’s cancer

September 7, 2012 - Media Advisory

Dr. Paul Links to present on World Suicide Prevention Day

September 6, 2012

LHSC and South West CCAC working together to help patients to go ‘Home First’

September 4, 2012

Easing radiation anxiety for children

August 26, 2012 - Media Statement

Update on fire at LHSC’s University Hospital parking garage

August 3, 2012

LHSC’s Clinical Neurological Sciences first in region to rollout a complete oral health assessment for inpatients

August 2, 2012

LHSC staff helping to meet the need for blood

July 31, 2012

London Health Sciences Centre C. difficile outbreak resolved

July 25, 2012

LHSC Doctor Contributes to First-Ever Canadian Guidelines on Parkinson’s Disease

July 19, 2012

Mental health patients receive addiction support

July 18, 2012 - Media Advisory

Cross Canada CISV Peace Bus to stop at LHSC

July 18, 2012 - Media Advisory

Official opening of the New Horizons Patient Resource Room

July 13, 2012

Chatham woman helps brighten hospital stays for kids at LHSC

July 12, 2012

LHSC tumour bank providing support to cancer researchers around the world

July 6, 2012

London Health Sciences Centre reports C. difficile outbreak

June 29, 2012

Recovering from Stroke

June 28, 2012

LHSC’s Motor Neuron Diseases (MND) Clinic provides one-stop shopping for patients

June 27, 2012

Water Safety for Children

June 21, 2012

Aboriginal Navigator joins circle of care at LHSC

June 18, 2012

LHSC congratulates the 225 staff who participated in the Fanshawe Dragon Boat Festival

June 18, 2012 - Media Advisory

2012 Annual Community Meeting

June 15, 2012

The eyes can have it, young or old, even newborns

June 15, 2012

Consolidation of women’s services at LHSC now complete

June 12, 2012 - Media Advisory

Smiles and Fun for Sick Children - 20th Annual Teddy Bear Picnic

June 11, 2012 - Media Advisory

Hospital employees contributing to Million Tree Challenge

June 7, 2012

President's Award Program recognizes the extraordinary people at LHSC

June 5, 2012 - Media Advisory

LHSC to recognize President's Award recipients

May 31, 2012

Over 10,000 donors have now provided samples to the Ontario Tumour Bank

May 24, 2012

Pro Bono Law Ontario at Children's Hospital adds legal expertise to care team

May 22, 2012 - Media Advisory

New program at Children's Hospital adds legal expertise to care team

May 17, 2012

LHSC award recognizes quality, innovation and excellence in patient care

May 15, 2012

LHSC’s PEPP program wins mental health champion award

May 15, 2012

Annual healthcare summit aims to make patients safer

May 15, 2012

LHSC honoured for excellence in health care communications

May 15, 2012 - Media Advisory

Get sun smart: preventing and detecting melanoma - Free public education session

May 14, 2012 - Media Advisory

LHSC & St. Joseph's host annual Patient Safety Summit

May 11, 2012

LHSC nurses take politicians to work during Nursing Week 2012

May 10, 2012 - Media Advisory

Metabolic Family Workshop: caring for children and adults with metabolic disorders

May 9, 2012

London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph's Health Care London dramatically reduce CT wait times

May 9, 2012 - Public Service Announcement

Get sun smart: preventing and detecting melanoma - Free public education session

May 7, 2012 - Media Advisory

LHSC and St. Joseph’s celebrate Nurses

May 3, 2012

Celebrating International Day of the Midwife May 5

May 2, 2012

Children's Hospital's bicycle helmet giveaway program

May 1, 2012

LHSC welcomes the warmer weather with some sun safety advice

April 25, 2012

London leads the nation in transplant excellence

April 18, 2012

Service League celebrates 75 years of giving

April 17, 2012

Extraordinary people at LHSC improve health around the world through volunteerism

April 13, 2012

Statement about Harvey Christopher Hyson

April 12, 2012

New ultrasound equipment and teaching program will enhance patient care in emergency departments

April 5, 2012

LHSC's regional dialysis program at Woodstock Hospital expands dialysis care

April 4, 2012

LHSC helps women with kidney failure deliver healthy babies while on dialysis

April 2, 2012

Improving patient safety and preventing adverse events

March 30, 2012

Prevention is key to a healthy liver

March 27, 2012

LHSC and St. Joseph’s announce new step to save and change lives

March 26, 2012 - Media Advisory

LHSC and St. Joseph’s to announce renewed commitment to blood donation

March 26, 2012

Former patient says ‘thank you’ to LHSC on Purple Day for Epilepsy

March 23, 2012

London Health Sciences Centre and Cancer Care Ontario announce new vice president for cancer care

March 21, 2012

World Tuberculosis Day March 24

March 19, 2012 - Media Advisory

Farm safety for children

March 16, 2012

Improving treatment plans for colorectal cancer through technology initiative

March 14, 2012 - Media Statement

London Hospitals Continue to Manage Drug Shortage

March 8, 2012 - with Backgrounder

LHSC celebrates Pharmacist Awareness Week

March 6, 2012

London’s hospitals manage drug shortage

February 15, 2012 - Media Advisory

Hospital to reveal United Way Campaign total

February 10, 2012 - Public Service Announcement

Can heart failure be cured in 10 years? Heart Failure Awareness Week public seminar

February 9, 2012

Study shows fainting factor in cardiac arrests

February 6, 2012

London Health Sciences Centre cheers Jan Hudec's gold medal at World Cup alpine downhill

February 6, 2012

Eating Disorder Program at LHSC continues to bring hope to families

February 3, 2012 - with Backgrounder

London Health Sciences Centre a leader in patient practice

February 2, 2012 - with Backgrounder

LHSC celebrates 600th heart transplant

February 1, 2012 - Media Advisory

LHSC celebrates 600th heart transplant

January 24, 2012

London’s hospitals extend proactive disclosure to include past executive compensation information

January 13, 2012 - Media Advisory

Norwalk outbreak resolved at University Hospital

January 3 , 2012

Proactive Disclosure of Contracts welcomed by hospitals in London

January 1, 2012 - Media Advisory

Norwalk outbreak restricts visitors at University Hospital unit

January 1 , 2012

First baby of the New Year born in LHSC's new North Tower

2011 Media Releases