Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC) has partnered with the Street Health Centre (SHC) and the University Hospitals Kingston Foundation (UHKF) to bring innovative ultrasound services where it is needed most for vulnerable populations in Kingston.

SHC provides care to vulnerable populations by operating low-threshold, barrier-free access to primary care and...Read more

As we celebrate Occupational Therapy (OT) month, we also celebrate People of KHSC OT Maryl Cook.

Occupational therapy is 100 years strong in Ontario and Maryl has seen changes to the profession in her 22 years as an OT. “I graduated with a bachelor's degree of Science in Occupational Therapy...Read more

With a weekend of unsanctioned Homecoming celebrations expected in the city, Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC) has put plans in place to support an increase in patient demand. However, due to extremely high patient volumes, KHSC is urging everyone who plans on attending these events to rethink their weekend plans....Read more

Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC) has partnered with the Street Health Centre (SHC) and the University Hospitals Kingston Foundation (UHKF) to bring innovative ultrasound services where it is needed most for vulnerable populations in Kingston.

The partnership will deliver the ultrasound imaging at SHC’s Barrack Street site rather than at the...Read more

“Nursing is unlike most other jobs. It’s a part of you, you give a lot, and you go through a lot with the people you call your coworkers, friends and family,” says Vici Del-Mei. “It’s going to be difficult, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic, to walk away from supporting and...Read more

Just mention the new Breast Imaging Kingston Centre and the excitement among the team is palpable.

Slated to begin opening early in the New Year, the new Breast Imaging Kingston Centre will be a cutting edge clinical facility off of Highway 15 in the east end of Kingston that will...Read more

As a health-care worker, Sarah Moore-Vasram says, “my influence on people’s health is limited. So much of what determines someone’s overall health is social in nature and beyond what I can do in health care. The conditions in which people are born, grow and live can account for over half of what...Read more

In a continued effort to protect patients, families and staff, Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC) will soon require all individuals visiting inpatients at either Kingston General Hospital (KGH) or Hotel Dieu Hospital (HDH) site to show proof of vaccination.

This policy will go into effect on October 22, 2021 and...Read more

Everyone should have equitable access to safe, high quality maternal and newborn care closer to home especially for those living in rural, remote and isolated communities. In First Nations, Inuit and Métis communities, access to high quality health care can improve maternal and newborn care by ensuring it is culturally...Read more

“I was always taught that when you’re not enjoying your job anymore, then it’s time to get out but now is not the time for me.  I still have lots left to do.”

Over the last 18 months Bill Gourdier, food and catering manager for the Brockview Café at the...Read more

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