monday, may 14, 2012
Connect - Women's College Hospital
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Top News

Making quality a priority – Women’s College Hospital’s Quality Improvement Plan’s successes from 2011/12. > MORE

Spotlight on Nursing

Women’s College Hospital welcomes international nurses – Observational job shadowing program allows nurses trained abroad to become acquainted with the Ontario health-care system. > MORE

Late Career Nurse Initiative – Women’s College Hospital supports five exceptional nurses who participated in HealthForceOntario’s Late Career Nurse Initiative. > MORE

Take Note

Patients as partners in health care – Women’s College Hospital’s PERC brings patients and experts together. > MORE

From WCH Foundation

Women’s College Hospital Foundation’s 5th Annual Golf Classic – Join us Monday June 11, 2012 at the prestigious Coppinwood Golf Club for a great day of golfing (scramble format) on an outstanding course followed by a silent auction, reception, dinner and awards. Register today. > MORE

WCH in the Media

Dr. Meb Rashid appears on CBC Radio and CTV News discussing the health challenges faced by refugees in Canada. Click here to read the article.

Jan Silverman is quoted in an article about infertility in the workplace on Click here to read the article.

For more WCH news articles, click here.

Women’s Health Matters

During Mental Health Week (May 7-13), Women’s Health Matters spoke to Dr. Catherine Classen, director of the Women’s Mental Health Research Program at Women’s College Research Institute, about trauma-informed care.

Coming up at WCH

Annual Summer BBQ – Staff, physicians, volunteers and students are invited to the WCH Annual Summer BBQ on June 12. For more information, click here.


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