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St. Mary’s General Hospital and Grand River Hospital Notice of Fax MalfunctionSeptember 20, 2019
St. Mary’s General Hospital and Grand River Hospital use a shared fax system. On three days, July 30, 2019, August 27, 2019 and September 5, 2019, the fax system malfunctioned resulting in dictated patient reports, containing personal health information, being sent to a physician who was not the patient’s physicia
Diana Brodrecht, team lead of MRI, wins GRH’s latest award of excellence for exceptional leadership qualitiesJuly 12, 2019
Diana Brodrecht, team lead of MRI, has won GRH’s latest award of excellence for her exceptional leadership qualities demonstrated on a daily basis to both colleagues and patients.
Grand River Hospital 2019-2020 operating budget to focus on exceptional care services, partnerships and improved efficiencyJune 7, 2019
Inpatient cancer team wins GRH award of excellence for the implementation of the Canadian Nutrition Screening Tool (CNST) to improve care and reduce hospital length of stayJune 5, 2019
GRH's inpatient cancer team has won our latest award of excellence with the implementation of a malnutrition screening tool for patients, demonstrating GRH’s commitment to a healthy community one patient at a time.
Community funded clinical study gives Waterloo Region prostate cancer patients the best possible care through state-of-the-art medical imagingMay 31, 2019
With support from Grand River Hospital Foundation donors, including the Grand River Motorcycle Ride for Dad, and in partnership with McMaster University department of Nuclear Medicine, Grand River Hospital is able to provide prostate cancer patients in our region access to a life-saving state-of-the-art medical imaging scan.
Inspiring confidence and hope: occupational therapist Laura Milne wins GRH’s award of excellenceMay 8, 2019
Freeport campus occupational therapist Laura Milne has won Grand River Hospital's award of excellence for inspiring confidence and hope in her patients and colleagues.
Canadian staple to support new medical equipment for patient care at Grand River HospitalApril 30, 2019
The Grand River Hospital Volunteer Association (GRHVA) has officially opened a new Tim Hortons location in the cafeteria at GRH’s Freeport Campus. The association owns and operates several retail services at Grand River Hospital including gift shops as well as the KW Campus Tim Hortons.
The Dietitian's Dish: reduce your grocery bill by reducing food wasteApril 12, 2019
It's estimated 30 per cent of the food we buy is wasted in our own homes. GRH registered dietitian Jason DaMaren explains how you can eat healthier and stretch your food budget through simple tips to cut food waste.
From Ron Gagnon, President and CEO: Celebrating Organ and Tissue Donation Awareness MonthApril 4, 2019
Grand River Hospital President and CEO Ron Gagnon marks Organ and Tissue Donation Awareness Month and thanks everyone who has registered their consent at BeADonor.ca
Child and adolescent inpatient mental health unit team wins GRH award of excellenceApril 1, 2019
The hard work and dedication of Grand River Hospital’s child and adolescent inpatient mental health unit team was made clear as the group won the hospital’s latest award of excellence.