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Hospital and Health Research Institute Welcome New Executive Vice President of Research, Quality & Academics and Chief Nursing Executive

Reporting to the President & CEO of the Hospital/CEO of the Research Institute, Dr. Grdisa will be a member of the Senior Leadership Council and provide leadership, oversight and strategic direction to a diverse portfolio of health professionals and scientists in the areas of research and development, quality improvement, professional practice, patient and family centred care and academics....

Don’t Miss the Bus! Screen for Life Coach Returning to Region

The Coach increases access for people living in Northwestern Ontario, however many are still not being screened for cancer. In fact, approximately 40% of eligible people in our region are overdue for breast, cervical and colorectal cancer screening....

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Students Participate in Hospital's Indigenous Career Experience Program

The ICE program serves as a great way to introduce Indigenous youth to a variety of career possibilities that exist within health care. The goal is to provide Indigenous students with a good understanding of how our Hospital works, and to encourage them to pursue career opportunities with us....

Motion Sensor Lights Reducing Fall Risk for Patients at Night

Every day, nurses in the surgical unit 3B at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre assess patients for fall risk. That risk increases at night when someone has to get out of a strange bed and navigate an unfamiliar room in the dark....