St. Peter’s Hospital Foundation, as part of Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation, is focused on raising funds in support of St. Peter’s Hospital and its programs. The Foundation provides funding for leading-edge equipment and patient amenities, innovative research initiatives, redevelopment of patient care spaces, and the education and training of health care providers.
As a foundation, we are focused on enabling outstanding patient care through our goal of Health Care, Transformed.
On Friday, May 4, Luke Fillion will walk from Hamilton to the…
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On the morning of November 5, the alarm sounded at St. Peter’s Hospital when a fire broke out in the south wing.
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This holiday season will be one Catherine will never forget, as she has been given another chance at life.
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A dementia education curriculum called Gentle Persuasive Approaches (GPA) in Dementia Care teaches care providers how to use a respectful and compassionate approach in responding to patients exhibiting responsive behaviour.
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Fast Facts – St. Peter’s
• Home to the largest Palliative Care program in Canada
• Home to the Centre for Healthy Aging, which provides specialized outpatient programs to enhance seniors’ ability to remain in the community
• The GERAS Centre, housed in the Juravinski Research Centre for Studies in Aging, is focused on research to enhance the quality of life for seniors
• Pioneered the use of Gentle Persuasive Approach (GPA) for patients with dementia (now in use across Canada in more than 700 facilities)