As experts in responding with lightning speed in an emergency, Kingston Central Ambulance Communications Centre (CACC) at Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC) hardly wasted a minute in implementing a smart new app and it advises you to do likewise.
KHSC's ambulance dispatch service, CACC has teamed up with Kingston Fire...Read more
Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC) is hiring registered nurses (RNs) and registered practical nurses (RPNs) to work in its rewarding and team-oriented Medicine program.
KHSC is hosting a virtual career fair for nurses on Tuesday, November 10, to give potential recruits an opportunity to get to know some of the people...Read more
It is estimated that in 2020 about 1,350 women in Canada will be diagnosed with cervical cancer, and about 410 will die from the disease. The most effective way to find cervical cancer early, when treatment is most effective, is with regular pap tests. In recognition of National Cervical Cancer...Read more
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Monday, Sept. 28, 2020
KINGSTON, Ont. – Queen’s University announced that it has entered into a research collaboration and licensing agreement with Taysha Gene Therapies, Inc., for the development and commercialization of gene therapy for GM2 gangliosidoses.
The GM2 gangliosidoses are a group of degenerative/inflammatory diseases...Read more
In September 1845, a notice started appearing in the Kingston Chronicle and Gazette stating that “The Hotel Dieu” on Brock Street was now open “for the reception of persons requiring Medical or Surgical assistance” with a single daily visiting hour from 9 to 10 a.m.
There will be street closures and changes around the Kingston General Hospital site from 7 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 31 through Thursday, Sept. 17 due to construction outside of Botterell Hall.
During this time period, George Street will be closed from Stuart to O'Kill streets.
Also during this time, O'Kill...Read more
Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC) has launched a tool that will give patients coming for outpatient services the option to complete their COVID screening online immediately prior to arriving for their scheduled appointment.
“If it weren’t for the increased need to keep emergency department visits for emergencies during the COVID pandemic, I don’t think I would have experienced the excellent virtual care I received in the comfort of my home after my hospital stay,” says Herbert Rae, a Kingston Ontario resident who, after...Read more
Ever busy working to support the safest patient care, the Infection Prevention and Control (IPAC) team at Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC) has created a unique screening tool to support the COVID-19 risk assessment of patients coming into the hospital for elective surgery.
Every year, Kingston Health Sciences Centre’s (KHSC) Medical Staff Association (MSA) recognizes the leaders and dedicated clinical-care providers whose achievements stand out and are noteworthy. In addition to the yearly award granted to an Outstanding Clinician, this year, an award for Clinician Innovator was added.
Throughout the summer we will...Read more