For some, Halloween is a time for parties, trick-or-treating and other spooky activities that typically come along with October 31.
For others, like the patients and families in KHSC’s Pediatrics Unit and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) it’s a time to forget they’re in the hospital, even for a few...Read more
KHSC’s Phase 2 Redevelopment Project has received a major endorsement as Minister of Health and Long-Term Care Dr. Eric Hoskins announced the Provincial Government’s support of the project during a media event at our Kingston General Hospital site.
“Having access to high-quality care is part of what makes...Read more
A new resource will soon be available for patients in Southeastern Ontario that have been diagnosed with Epilepsy.
On Friday, Minister of Health and Long-Term Care Dr. Eric Hoskins announced that Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC) would become the next District Epilepsy Centre in Ontario.
This designation means...Read more
A recent funding announcement from the Minister of Health and Long-Term Care, Dr. Eric Hoskins will address the capacity challenges in Ontario hospitals by opening up 2,000 additional beds across the province this winter.
Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC) will receive $2.5 million in funds to open up...Read more
If you were to run into Josh and Andrew on an ordinary day, you would find them playing basketball, playing with Andrew’s dogs or having races together to determine the fastest runner (Andrew, more often than not).
For the past while, though, life for Andrew has not been ordinary and...Read more
On the evening of Tuesday, October 17 more than 170 people gathered at the Isabel Bader Centre for the Performing Arts for BRA (Breast Reconstruction Awareness) Day, a special event geared to educating and informing women about their options around breast cancer treatment.
“We wanted to close the loop on...Read more
Have an extra coat in your closet? With colder days just around the corner, your donation of a gently used winter coat could help to keep someone much warmer this coming chilly season.
Partnered up again this year, our Hotel Dieu Hospital site and St. Mary’s Cathedral will be collecting...Read more
The hospital body that champions patient and family-centred care is gearing up to honour a physician who exemplifies that approach to patient care every single day.
For the next three weeks the Kingston Health Sciences Centre Patient & Family Advisory Council will be seeking nominations for its Exceptional Healer: Patient...Read more
As part of $32 million upgrade to Queen’s University’s Botterell Hall, George Street (near its intersection with Stuart Street) will be closed starting on Monday, October 16. It’s expected to reopen at the end of the week. (Note - George Street reopened to traffic on October 19)
Patients and families...Read more
A new stroke treatment is now available 24/7 at Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC) and it’s already proving to be a game changer for some patients. KHSC has become one of a small number of hospitals in Ontario that is now able to offer this procedure, opening the door to...Read more
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