It’s official. Kingston General Hospital is one of 10 Canadian organizations to be named winners of the Canada’s Passion Capitalists Awards. Last week, we revealed that KGH was one of 17 finalists for the national award that celebrates organizations that have achieved long-term success by creating ‘passion capital’...Read more
KGH and the Community Midwives of Kingston are taking another step forward in their ongoing partnership to provide services to mothers and babies in our region. Midwifery services will be expanding in Kingston in 2015 as two new Midwives have been recruited and will begin to serve the community.
Whether through our work, training or volunteering, we each bring a unique passion to KGH. Now KGH has been recognized for that passion by being named one of 17 national finalists for Canada’s Passion Capitalists Awards, a national award program that celebrates organizations that have achieved long-term success by creating...Read more
Over the past few years, Kingston General Hospital has been busy striving to meet our strategic goal of making KGH one of the best places to work. These efforts are paying dividends and this past week they earned us two significant awards.
The first is from ...Read more
Despite operating in some of the oldest hospital facilities in the country, Kingston General Hospital is being recognized for being one of the most energy efficient acute care hospitals in Canada. Last week at the Ontario Hospital Association’s Health Achieve Conference, KGH was named the winner...Read more
It’s Teddy Bear time at Kingston General Hospital once again. This week, the KGH Auxiliary officially launched their annual fundraising campaign at an event in the Watkins lobby.
The goal is to help KGH purchase new specialized equipment for patients in our Pediatric program, while also providing them...Read more
The flurry of activity surrounding preparations for potential Ebola cases at Kingston General Hospital has paid off. Ministry of Labour inspectors came to KGH last week to inspect all of the protocols in place and were very pleased with their findings. In fact, they...Read more
We all know that Patient- and Family-Centred Care (PFCC) improves the patient experience, but Kingston General Hospital is now being recognized for how the initiative is also improving safety in our hospital. The Canadian Patient Safety Institute (CPSI) and Accreditation Canada announced KGH as...Read more