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Mini trenches and steel plates support traffic access to hospitalJune 3, 2016
GrandLinq is using four mini trenches to maintain access to the busiest hospital in the region at a key intersection through ION light rail construction.
Kitchener Wilmot Hydro recognizes GRH for smart electricity useMay 27, 2016
GRH’s facilities staff members have received accolades from Kitchener Wilmot Hydro for innovative work to cut energy use.
External report confirms high-quality care at GRHMay 26, 2016
Patients continue to benefit from high-quality care at Grand River Hospital according to a recently-released report from the Canadian Institute for Health Information.
Inaugural med-tech conference a resounding successMay 25, 2016
The first Waterloo Region Medical Technology conference brought the health and technology sectors together to celebrate successes and explore new ways to cooperate for the benefit of patients.
Not an average person in this group: oncology clinic nurses win team award of excellenceMay 20, 2016
GRH’s oncology clinic nurses have won the hospital’s latest team award of excellence, marking their unrivaled patient care. The team provides care to more than 2,000 new patients every year in GRH’s regional cancer centre.
GRH genetic counsellor wins Genome Genius awardMay 16, 2016
GRH patients have counted on top-notch genetic counselling from Kathleen Buckley for years. And now Kathleen has bested 124 other genetic counselors from around the world to win the first Invitae Genome Genius award!
Renal fair gives medical students a taste of specialized care for people with kidney diseaseMay 12, 2016
Medical student Simone ten Kortenaar came away from the Waterloo Region Renal Fair amazed about how much teamwork is needed to help patients with kidney disease.
A genuine and trusting person: Dr. Phil Kowtecky wins GRH's May award of excellence.May 11, 2016
A role model. A genuine and trusting person. Respectful of the whole patient, their wishes and wants. Those were some of the words describing Dr. Phil Kowtecky as he won Grand River Hospital’s May award of excellence.
The Dietitian's Dish: healthy eating for new momsMay 8, 2016
The Dietitian's Dish is a new column offering healthy eating tips from GRH's team of registered dietitians. In this edition, Jason DaMaren explores how new moms can eat well after welcoming a new family member.
Educational session for providers focuses on bone healthMay 6, 2016
Bone health was on the agenda as GRH held its latest rehabilitation care educational rounds at the Freeport Campus.