Hospital News

Accredited with Exemplary Standing

LHSC is pleased to announce that it has been awarded Accreditation with Exemplary Standing by Accreditation Canada. This designation is the highest award available through the hospital accreditation program. LHSC met 100 per cent of the Required

Take the pledge for Change Day

November 22, 2018 Change Day is a growing global movement that empowers individuals and teams to take actions, big or small, to collectively improve compassionate quality care. Last year front-line Ontario health-care providers made more than 6,000

FAST response leads to stroke recovery

Allan Campbell’s story is an illustration of how quick access to the stroke care system and smooth transfers through the acute care, recovery and rehabilitation process can reduce the effects of a devastating stroke, and help patients back to the

Recognizing the Period of PURPLE Crying

November 1, 2018 Newborns going home from LHSC throughout the month of November will once again be sporting handmade purple hats, in recognition of the Period of PURPLE Crying – the time in a baby’s life where they cry for hours, often inconsolably.

LHSC celebrates Canadian Patient Safety Week

October 30, 2018 Each year the Canadian Patient Safety Institute (CPSI) chooses a week to dedicate as Canadian Patient Safety Week (CPSW). This national campaign is intended to inspire extraordinary improvement in patient safety and for patients and

Introducing LHSC's Patient Safety Plan 2018-2022

October 24, 2018 At London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC) patient safety is everyone’s responsibility. LHSC’s Patient Safety Plan 2018-2022 is the organization’s roadmap for safe patient care. The Patient Safety Plan identifies specific initiatives