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Humber River Hospital offers new SKiP Same Day Knee Replacement Program Post Thumbnail

Humber River Hospital offers new SKiP Same Day Knee Replacement Program

In the wake of COVID-19, surgical procedures that decrease patient length of stay and minimize the use of post-operative pain…

September 14, 2020
Aspen Grove Society: Giovanni’s Story Post Thumbnail

Aspen Grove Society: Giovanni’s Story

“I’m 92. 92-and-a-half, as a matter of fact,” says Giovanni, who moved to Canada from Abruzzo, Italy. Giovanni came here…

September 2, 2020
Interview: Irv Kleiner, Humber River Hospital Foundation Board Member Post Thumbnail

Interview: Irv Kleiner, Humber River Hospital Foundation Board Member

Tell us a little about yourself! My name is Irv Kleiner and I joined the Foundation’s Board of Directors last…

August 10, 2020
Interview: Dr. Lynn Sterling, OBGYN Post Thumbnail

Interview: Dr. Lynn Sterling, OBGYN

Tell us a little about yourself! My name is Dr. Lynn Sterling and I’m an OBGYN at Humber River Hospital….

August 4, 2020
How Humber River Hospital was Designed With Pandemics In Mind Post Thumbnail

How Humber River Hospital was Designed With Pandemics In Mind

Humber River Hospital’s Wilson Site opened its doors in October 2015, after its designers learned many lessons from Toronto’s SARS…

July 31, 2020
I Had a Minor Heart Attack: Rocco’s Story Post Thumbnail

I Had a Minor Heart Attack: Rocco’s Story

In September, Rocco was working in the backyard with his kids when he felt a pain in his chest. “It…

July 23, 2020
Aspen Grove Society: Audrey’s Story Post Thumbnail

Aspen Grove Society: Audrey’s Story

“I will always remember my Granny for how cheerful she was,” says Mark. “She was always in a good mood….

July 20, 2020
Baby Zoey’s Story: Giving Birth at Humber During COVID-19 Post Thumbnail

Baby Zoey’s Story: Giving Birth at Humber During COVID-19

On May 30th, Rebecca was at home reading a book when she thought she felt her water break. “But my…

July 10, 2020
HRH Foundation has Raised $1.4 Million and 433,000 Pieces of PPE for COVID-19 Post Thumbnail

HRH Foundation has Raised $1.4 Million and 433,000 Pieces of PPE for COVID-19

Our Hospital has been battling the pandemic for months now, and your response has been tremendous! Thanks to our donors,…

July 7, 2020
COVID-19: My Dad was on a Ventilator for Months Post Thumbnail

COVID-19: My Dad was on a Ventilator for Months

On March 28th, Gisella picked up the phone to call her dad. It had been a few weeks since she…

July 3, 2020