tuesday, february 19, 2013
Connect - Women's College Hospital
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Top News

Improving heart health, one beat at a time – Women’s Cardiovascular Health Initiative gives tips on National Heart Month. > MORE


Take Note

Post-surgical app shows bright future for outpatient support and recovery at home
Dr. John Semple shared success of Women’s College Hospital pilot project at the Mobile Healthcare Summit. > MORE

WCH in the Media

Dr. Meldon Kahan shared his compelling personal story about what led to his heart attack and what lessons we can all learn from his experience. To watch the video, click here.

Dr. Jacob Udell appeared on Global TV and on CP24 speaking on heart disease and stroke. To watch the video, click here.

Dr. Danielle Martin appeared on TVO’s The Agenda in a program looking at personalized health reviews vs. annual check-ups and at the modern realities of medicine. To watch the video, click here.

For more WCH news articles, click here.

Operational Readiness

Women’s College Hospital launches “take it down and take it home” campaign, to help transition into the new building in May – Operational Readiness team is urging staff to take down all personal artwork from the hospital walls. > MORE

Women’s Health Matters

This month, Women’s Health Matters spoke to Jennifer Price, an advanced practice nurse with the Women’s Cardiovascular Health Initiative at Women’s College Hospital, about heart health risks and how to reduce them.


Coming up @ WCH

Save the date: Join us on Friday, March 8 to celebrate International Women’s Day! Stay tuned for more information.


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