Hospital News

Sunday, May 19 is Personal Support Worker Day

London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC) is pleased to acknowledge this year’s Personal Support Worker (PSW) Day, which falls annually on May 19. The awareness day was formally declared by the Ontario government in 2010 to recognize the essential service

Scanning in the OR for patient safety

Katherine Richardson, OR nurse demonstrates the new scanning process now standard in the operating rooms at VH. Spring brought a new process to the operating rooms (OR) at Victoria Hospital (VH), to support improved patient safety, informed decision

LHSC celebrates National Nursing Week

May 6, 2019 Each May London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC) is pleased to celebrate National Nursing Week, which takes place this year May 6-12. The week serves as an opportunity to recognize nursing professionals for the many contributions they make

Celebrating Doctor’s Day

May 1, 2019 May 1 marks the 8th Annual Provincial Doctor’s Day, recognized by the Ontario Medical Association (OMA) as a day to celebrate the commitment and dedication of physicians to improving the health of all patients. This date was chosen to

LHSC Celebrates Patient Experience Week - Sheila

Sheila Wier became a Patient and Family Advisor to give back for the care she and her daughter Shaye received. Shaye would have turned 11 this April, and Sheila kept her baby blanket and hat. April 24, 2019 Sheila Weir channels her experience as a