Brenda Flaherty Community Fund Goes Live

A 38-year career with Hamilton Health Sciences comes to a well-earned close with the retirement of Brenda Flaherty, Executive Vice President of Clinical Operations and Chief Operating Officer. As a long-standing champion for high quality health care, Brenda has accomplished so much in that time.

In honour of Brenda’s unwavering commitment to patients and families, the Brenda Flaherty Community Fund has been established and will be used to support patients who are struggling with even life’s basic necessities.

To learn more visit hamiltonhealth.ca/brenda

 

2017 Strides for the General

More Than $200,000 Raised at Strides For The General

HAMILTON, ON: On Saturday, September 16, Hamilton General Hospital Foundation and presenting sponsor Medtronic joined four remarkable Patient Ambassadors from across the region in hosting the seventh annual Strides For The General fundraising run/walk. Read more

2017 Hamilton Marathon

Go the Distance & Help Transform Health Care!

Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation is asking you to “go the distance” for patients at St. Peter’s Hospital, McMaster Children’s Hospital, Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre and Hamilton General Hospital at the Hamilton Marathon Road2Hope on Saturday, November 4 and Sunday, November 5, 2017. You have the power to transform health care!

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Ericka & Avery Williams

Stoney Creek Woman is Patient Ambassador for Miracle Treat Day

HAMILTON, ON: Avery Williams of Stoney Creek battled a rare form of cancer called retinoblastoma when she was 3 months old. Nearly two years after being in remission, she found herself at McMaster Children’s Hospital where she was diagnosed with significant hearing loss that resulted from the cancer. Read more

Dr. Fitzgerald and the Blevins family

A New Home for Kidney Patients

HAMILTON: On July 29, McMaster Children’s Hospital Foundation celebrated the opening of the redeveloped Hemodialysis Clinic at McMaster Children’s Hospital. Read more

Strides for the General

Lace up for Strides for The General

HAMILTON, ON: On Saturday, September 16, Hamilton General Hospital Foundation, along with presenting sponsor Medtronic, will join four Patient Ambassadors from across the region in hosting the seventh annual Strides for The General fundraising run/walk. Read more

Avery

Avery’s Song: A Triumphant Journey

“Singing is my passion,” says 19-year-old Avery of Hamilton. “I’ve been singing for as long as I can remember and I want to keep singing forever. It’s been a coping mechanism that’s helped me through some tough times.” Read more

Audiologist Lara Georgis and Lillian Ciona, Clinical Leader, Developmental Pediatrics and Rehabilitation

Listen up! Caring for Patients with Hearing Loss

Conversation. Music. Beautiful sounds from nature. The soundscapes of the world play such an important role in our lives and the reality of hearing loss can be devastating. Read more

Hamilton Health Sciences hospital

Endowing the Future of Health Care for Canada’s 150th

Be a part of Canada’s legacy by leaving your mark on health care for years to come. Read more

Francis Asis

Young Father No Longer Afraid of Tomorrow

What started as a carefree family vacation for 32-year-old Francis Asis of Milton turned into the fight of his life. Read more