Hospital News

November highlights the Period of PURPLE Crying

Newborns going home from London Health Sciences Centre (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

The 2019 LHSC United Way campaign is now underway!

Today marks the start of LHSC’s annual fundraising campaign for the United Way Elgin Middlesex. What impact will we make? Staff and visitors who purchased a hot beverage from one of the Compass restaurants early this morning received an #UNIGNORABLE

A stroke of gratitude

World Stroke Day is Oct. 29, 2019. Allan Campbell shares his story of recovery at both London Health Science Centre and Parkwood Institute after experiencing a devastating stroke. Like any other night, Allan Campbell went to bed after a long day of

Inpatient Federal Election Voting

The Federal election campaign is now underway and Election Day is Monday, October 21, 2019. Patients in hospital, who are eligible to vote can register under the special voting rules and vote using an envelope system that protects the secrecy of the

LHSC recognizes World Patient Safety Day

On September 17, the North Tower Atrium at Victoria Hospital is awash in orange as London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC) joins the Canadian Patient Safety Institute in recognizing the inaugural World Patient Safety Day. Established by the World Health