Pilot program offers glimpse of ‘seamless’ health-care delivery

The province says its system overhaul will prevent patients from falling through the cracks. Here’s how that might work in practice Toronto Star 2 Mar 2019 THERESA BOYLE HEALTH REPORTER When Grant Lewis ran into complications from cancer surgery, he was able to seek help and get the problem resolved without leaving home by using […]

St. Joe’s planning to build 28 townhouses on vacant Westmount Road property

The townhouses will be fully accessible and offered to seniors to rent Dec 4, 2018 9:00 AM by: Kenneth Armstrong A rendering of a semi-detached townhouse development proposed on currently vacant land on Westmount Road adjacent to St. Joseph’s Health Centre. Photo provided St. Joseph’s Housing Corporation is planning to begin construction of 28 rental townhouses geared […]

St. Joe’s Guelph adopts digital health report service

St. Joseph’s Health Centre Guelph has joined a growing list of hospitals sharing medical reports with patients’ doctors electronically. – Metro Creative St. Joseph’s Health Centre Guelph is going digital. The health centre is the latest hospital in Ontario to be connected to Health Report Manager, a digital health service that sends patients’ discharge summaries […]

Faster follow up for patients: OntarioMD’s HRM improves communications from hospitals and specialty clinics to physician practices

TORONTO, Nov. 28, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — OntarioMD’s Health Report Manager (HRM) has reached another major milestone in sharing patient information to ensure faster follow-up with patients after hospital and specialty clinic visits. The addition of St. Joseph’s Health Centre Guelph and several specialty clinics means that patient reports from these sites are now digitally […]

Ross’ Journey of Hope and Recovery

It was 8 years ago when Ross says his life “fell apart”. His 2nd marriage was ending and he was struggling to cope with the loss of his family and home. He recalls those days as the lowest point of his life, and knew he needed help. Learning that he suffered from psychotic depression, Ross […]

Meet Sharon

Sharon is one of the many skilled and caring staff you will meet at St. Joseph’s Health Centre Guelph (SJHCG). Working at SJHCG for more than 37 years, she is also one of our longest-standing team members. As a Respiratory Therapist and Coordinator of the COPD/Pulmonary Rehab program, Sharon works with clients and families to […]