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The glue for the ICU: critical care nurse practitioner Rebecca Jesso wins GRH award of excellenceMay 15, 2018
Intensive care nurse practitioner Rebecca Jesso has won Grand River Hospital’s latest individual award of excellence for her outstanding support
of patients, families and critical care providers.
Compassion in every action: senior’s specialized mental health wins GRH team award of excellenceMay 14, 2018
The staff members of Grand River Hospital’s seniors’ specialized mental health unit at Freeport have won the latest team award of excellent for their work to put “compassion in every action”.
Compassionate care combined with nursing best practices lead to better results for patientsMay 10, 2018
GRH has celebrated its on-going work with nurses and allied health professionals to add new practices to improve care. Patients like Justine Phillepe are noticing the difference.
Grand River Hospital recruits new President and CEOMay 4, 2018
An update from Janice Deganis, Chair of Grand River Hospital’s Board of Directors, on the recruitment of Grand River Hospital's new President and CEO.
New group provides tailored support for women facing mental health and addiction concernsApril 30, 2018
Women managing both a mental health concern as well as an addiction now have help from a new support group that’s started at Grand River Hospital, thanks to donor support from the community.
GRH welcomes partnership for addictions careApril 23, 2018
A partnership for better addictions care was in focus at Grand River Hospital. The hospital hosted partners including House of Friendship, Stonehenge Therapeutic Community and the Waterloo Wellington Local Health Integration Network to celebrate the launch of the rapid access addiction clinic (RAAC).
Record contribution by Grand River Hospital Volunteer Association supports vital medical imaging upgrade for Waterloo Region patientsApril 20, 2018
The Grand River Hospital Volunteer Association has donated a record of $200,000 in net proceeds from its 2017 operations to Grand River Hospital Foundation for its MRI campaign. GRHVA runs the hospital’s retail services including the KW Campus Tim Hortons, gift shops at both campuses and the Freeport general store.
Building partnerships for organ donation success in Waterloo WellingtonApril 19, 2018
Today, more than 1,500 people in Ontario are waiting for a lifesaving organ transplant.
Lori Temple wins GRH’s latest award of excellence for her dedication to cancer screeningApril 6, 2018
Lori Temple has won GRH’s latest award of excellence for her dedication to cancer screening in Waterloo Wellington.
Pilot project links cancer patients to follow-up appointments without having to leave homeApril 3, 2018
Kitchener resident Tom Fulmer is among patients who have benefited from follow-up appointments for prostate cancer treatment from the comfort of their homes.