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Getting the right care during busy hospital seasonal surgeJanuary 13, 2020
Grand River Hospital is experiencing an increase in the demand for care with a higher than average number of patients coming to our emergency department. At the same time, we are still seeing emergency cases and are often operating with more patients than beds. To help you avoid a hospital visit when you don’t need to be here, we have some tips and resources to help you get the care and comfort you need.
Help us plan the future of Grand River Hospital: Your input is vitalJanuary 6, 2020
Grand River Hospital is building a plan that will identify where we want to be in 10 years, our goals, and the work that will need to happen to get us there. Given that the hospital provides service to the community, your input is vital.
Holiday hours for GRH's food and retail servicesDecember 20, 2019
Retail food services and gift shops at GRH's KW and Freeport Campuses will have different hours during the holidays. Click here to see what's open and when!
GRH’s pet therapy program promotes “paws”itive healing for patientsDecember 19, 2019
Grand River Hospital is now offering a pet therapy program to benefit patients in the children’s and mental health programs.
“Authentic, respectful and the definition of a true leader”: Family physician, Dr. Peter Kuhnert, wins the GRH Award of ExcellenceDecember 9, 2019
With over 25 friends and colleagues in attendance, Dr. Peter Kuhnert was greeted by warm smiles and a round of applause as he accepted the Grand River Hospital Award of Excellence for his contributions to our mental health and addictions program.
Vicky McGuire, complex continuing care nurse, wins GRH award of excellence for going beyond her duties and inspiring co-workersDecember 3, 2019
“A true example of a nurse who goes beyond her duties": Vicky McGuire, complex continuing care nurse, wins GRH award of excellence
Grand River Hospital and St. Mary’s General Hospital share plans for a joint future at first co-hosted community updateNovember 29, 2019
For the first time ever, Grand River Hospital (GRH) and St. Mary’s General Hospital (SMGH) co-hosted an annual community update last Thursday, November 21 in front of a sold out crowd at the Centre for International Governance and Innovation in Waterloo.
Grand River Hospital recognized as a leader in championing organ and tissue donationNovember 7, 2019
In 2018/19 GRH helped save the lives of 25 people and 40 tissue donors enhanced the lives of many people through transplantation of corneas, skin, bone and heart valves.
We Fund Care helps reopen family lounge in Grand River Hospital’s children’s programOctober 22, 2019
Thanks to We Fund Care and its generous supporters, renovations to the family lounge in Grand River Hospital’s children’s program are complete and the space is ready for families to use.
GRH to host sixth annual day in psychiatry for health professionals: Wednesday, November 6, 2019October 15, 2019
Grand River Hospital will welcome health professionals to its sixth annual networking and education event in early November