Hospital News

November is Fall Prevention Month

November 19, 2021 Patient falls impact patient care, increase length of stay, prolong impairment, and a fall resulting in injury can induce anxiety and a fear of falling, which can lead to an increased chance of falls as well as impact the patient’s

Website System Upgrade happening Nov. 17

November 10, 2021 Please be advised, next Wednesday, Nov. 17, from approximately 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm, the LHSC website will be unavailable to accommodate a routine system upgrade. This upgrade will ensure website functionality continues to be user

Breastfeeding support for mothers under Midwives

October 7, 2021 It was the spring of 2021 when Kaitlyn Moses had her second child. The initial plan was to have a home birth, but she had to go to London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC) the night of the delivery. She was grateful to be at the caring

2021 LHSC United Way Campaign starts today!

October 4, 2021 Today marks the start of LHSC’s annual fundraising campaign for the United Way Elgin Middlesex. This year, United Way Elgin Middlesex is showing that we continue to be united in #locallove by focusing on three impact areas that create

Supporting babies in the NICU

September 17, 2021 Kaća Tepavac was born at 27 weeks and spent the first few months of her life in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at London Health Sciences Centre’s Children’s Hospital. During her stay, she and the other babies in the NICU