List/Grid Tag Archives: Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre

NOSM prof brings visions for medical education research

NOSM prof brings visions for medical education research

When most people think of research, they imagine scientists with white coats working in a lab with test tubes. What they don’t imagine is medical education research − but a… Read more »

Cancer screening targets Indigenous communities

Cancer screening targets Indigenous communities

Cathy Paroschy Harris with the Screen for Life Coach. The coach plays a key role in providing more access to cancer screening to everyone across northwestern Ontario including Indigenous communities…. Read more »

Thunder Bay launches patient discount program

Thunder Bay launches patient discount program

Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre has announced a discount program for admitted patients, hoping to ease some of the financial burden that can accompany a hospital stay. “Our commitment… Read more »

Northwest pilots GP to specialist e-referrals

Northwest pilots GP to specialist e-referrals

Resource Matching and Referral system speeds referrals between hospitals, CCAC, long-term care, family docs and specialists Fax machines aren’t quite obsolete yet, but they’re seeing a lot less use as… Read more »

Northwest’s Regional Critical Care Response program makes honour role

Northwest’s Regional Critical Care Response program makes honour role

The Regional Critical Care Response (RCCR) program of Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre has been honoured with a Minister’s Medal for excellence in health quality and safety.  “Health care… Read more »

Sudbury, Thunder Bay research institutes make Top 40 list

Sudbury, Thunder Bay research institutes make Top 40 list

Research spending at Northern Ontario’s two hospital-based research institutes went in opposite directions in 2015, according to Canada’s Top 40 Research Hospitals List compiled by Research Infosource Inc. Health Sciences… Read more »

Teledermatology program reduces wait times

Teledermatology program reduces wait times

The teledermatology program offered through the Telemedicine Department at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre since January has drastically reduced wait times for a consult and diagnosis from about eight… Read more »

Tbaytel supplies free WiFi to Thunder Bay Regional

Tbaytel supplies free WiFi to Thunder Bay Regional

Staying connected to family and friends while at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre has become a lot easier. Thanks to a partnership with Tbaytel, free WiFi is now accessible… Read more »

New co-gen plants pave way for savings

New co-gen plants pave way for savings

Thunder Bay and North Bay hospitals produce their own electricity for one-third the cost of grid power Hospitals in Thunder Bay and North Bay flipped the switch on natural gas-fired… Read more »

Health Link program reduces barriers to care for high users

Health Link program reduces barriers to care for high users

Improved patient care for people with complex, chronic conditions leads to fewer hospital admissions and ER visits in Thunder Bay “I feel safer with her in my life.” Jaun-Paul Shaffer… Read more »

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