monday, december 10, 2012
Connect - Women's College Hospital
Keeping you informed and up-to-date

Top News

Operational readiness town hall meeting showcases exciting new developments at Women’s College Hospital – Staff, physicians and volunteers share and discuss updates about our new facility. > MORE


Take Note

Women’s College Hospital and Pride at Work Canada help build inclusive workplaces for LGBT staff – Lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans-identified (LGBT) inclusive workplaces have positive impact on employee engagement and patient care.

Slip, trip and fall prevention: everyone’s responsibility – Women’s College Hospital introduces umbrella bags. > MORE


Quality @ WCH

Women’s Cardiovascular Health Initiative: winner of the 2012 Joan Lesmond Quality Excellence Award. – The award recognizes clinical and support teams for their achievements in quality excellence. > MORE


Coming up @ WCH

WCH Holiday Party and contest – Don’t miss tomorrow’s annual Holiday Party and farewell card contest! Featuring a live jazz band, a photo studio, and even some surprises, this will be a party you won’t want to miss. Click here for more information.

WCH in the Media

Dr. Danielle Martin was quoted in the Toronto Star in an article about the quality of care in private colonoscopy clinics. Click here to read the article.

Dr. Meldon Kahan appeared on CTV News speaking about fentanyl (or "patch") abuse and addiction. Click here to see the video.

For more WCH news articles, click here.

Women’s Health Matters

Last month, Women’s Health Matters spoke to Dr. Sandy Messner, physician at the Henrietta Banting Breast Centre at Women’s College Hospital, about breast health and breast cancer screening.


If you have a story idea for a future issue of Connect, please contact Magda Stec at or ext. 3210.