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GRH places second among Ontario hospitals for blood donation in 2016January 16, 2017
GRH staff rolled up their sleeves in 2016, giving the second highest total of blood out of 29 participating Ontario hospitals.
GRH and University of Waterloo School of Pharmacy celebrate partnershipJanuary 11, 2017
Grand River Hospital and the University of Waterloo School of Pharmacy hosted an appreciation reception yesterday at GRH in celebration and acknowledgement of the teaching and research partnership between the two organizations.
How to make your new year's resolution a successDecember 30, 2016
GRH health professionals offer advice on how you can get your new year's resolution off to a good start.
Ringing in the new year, whatever you choose to drinkDecember 29, 2016
As we ring in the new year, some or your party guests may not want to celebrate with alcohol. From GRH’s withdrawal management centre, here are some tips on how to make everyone welcome
Persad-Maharaj family’s generous gift to GRH staff enters ninth straight yearDecember 23, 2016
The Persad-Maharaj family of Cambridge will continue make the season more special for GRH care providers helping patients on Christmas Day.
GRH community smashes food bank donation goal and recordDecember 23, 2016
GRH’s staff drive to support the Food Bank of Waterloo Region this holiday season has ended with a 35 per cent boost in contributions over last year’s campaign
Mr. and Mrs. Claus leave the North Pole to visit kids at GRHDecember 23, 2016
Some young patients in GRH’s Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario’s (POGO) cancer clinic for children got a special treat today as they spent some time with Mr. and Mrs. Claus. The visit happened through “Clarky’s Kids”, a partnership in support of children with cancer with former Kitchener Ranger and current Columbus Blue Jacket David Clarkson.
NICU grad Blake Morton helps this year’s babies celebrate a happy holidayDecember 23, 2016
GRH’s neonatal intensive care unit was there to care for Blake Morton in his early days. That’s why the 17 year old was so compelled to give back to the unit this holiday season.
Freeport staff brings holiday cheer and a holiday meal to patientsDecember 22, 2016
The holidays are a wonderful time of year to spend with your loved ones, drinking, eating and being merry. But some people aren’t always able to spend the holidays in their home if they need to receive care. Thankfully, mental health and recreational therapist staff at GRH’s Freeport Campus help to bring holiday cheer and a good holiday meal to their patients to make the season special.
Holiday hours for Freeport food services and gift shopsDecember 22, 2016
Retail food services and businesses at GRH's Freeport Campus will be on a modified schedule over the holiday season