For the first time, Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre and Thunder Bay Regional Health Research Institute hosted a joint Annual General Meeting to celebrate another year of success and highlight shared goals and objectives for the upcoming year.
Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre compares favourably to other teaching hospitals in Ontario and Canada according to the latest data released from the Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI).
Ontario is improving patient care by providing better access to electronic health records for hospitals, agencies and clinics across Northwestern Ontario with a new regional data centre in Thunder Bay.
The Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre (our Hospital), EcoSuperior, the Thunder Bay District Health Unit and the City of Thunder Bay came together today to kick off the Commuter Challenge week by welcoming a group of cycling, walking, busing, and other commuters to the Health Sciences Centre.
Today, Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre and the Thunder Bay District Health Unit partnered to release a new online smoking cessation support tool from the Northwest Tobacco Control Area Network (NW TCAN) called ‘NWQuit.com’.
Lisa Sandham’s mother, Francine, spent countless hours at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre, particularly in the Renal Department where she received dialysis several times a week during the last few years of her life. She remarked to Sandham one time after finishing a round of dialysis, “If I ever won the lottery, I’d replace all those chairs!” She found them to be quite uncomfortable, especially after sitting in them for hours at a time during treatment.