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Fri, 2017-12-08 13:44
By John Pereira

Home owners across Ontario are making small changes such as replacing lightbulbs, turning down thermostats and doing loads of laundry in off-peak hours all in an effort to become more energy efficient. The same goes for hospitals who are now receiving support through the Provincial Government’s new Hospital Energy Efficiency...Read more

A new initiative out of the Cancer Centre of Southeastern Ontario is helping patients stay out of the hospital and receive their chemotherapy treatment at home.

Known as the Chemotherapy at Home program, this initiative allows patients who require continuous chemotherapy to receive it through a pump that they wear as...Read more

Kingston Police have completed their investigation and the Queen's University parking garage located on Stuart Street has now reopened.

KHSC Staff, physicians, patients and families are now once again able to park in the garage.

We apologize for any inconvenience this closure may have caused and appreciate everyone’s patience.

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Each year more than 15 million babies are born premature and one million of those children die as a result of complications due to their pre-term birth. On Friday, Kingston Health Sciences Centre will be taking part in World Prematurity Day to bring attention to the importance of...Read more

Every few years a new piece of technology is released that can dramatically change the way medical teams provide care to their patients. Now, Canadian surgeons and researchers have partnered with a team in the U.K. to develop a tool that will transform the way cancer is surgically removed in...Read more

The Kingston General Hospital Auxiliary, along with its financial partners Royal Canadian Legion Branch 560 and the Ladies Auxiliary to RCL Branch 560, has launched its 2017 Show Children You Care Teddy Bear Campaign to support the purchase of patient care equipment for the pediatric program at the Kingston General...Read more

High-risk newborn infants in intensive care at Kingston Health Sciences Centre will be the first in Canada to be monitored and evaluated for their feeding skills in a novel research initiative led by Dr. Kimberly Dow.

Her 30-month project will study the use of a nipple-monitoring device in the neonatal...Read more

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

Elizabeth Eisenhauer, a pioneering clinician-scientist and an influential voice for cancer research in Canada, is being honoured with the Exceptional Leadership in Cancer Research award from the Canadian Cancer Research Alliance (CCRA).

Dr. Eisenhauer is being recognized for her work as a clinician-scientist and her national leadership roles—President of the...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

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