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This Winter Seniors in Our Community Need Your Help

Did you know that Humber River Hospital has the busiest Emergency Department in the GTA? Winter is on its way…

November 13, 2019
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Interview: Dr. Theadore Ptak, Gastroenterologist

Tell us a little about yourself. My name is Dr. Theadore Ptak and I have worked at Humber River Hospital…

November 6, 2019
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The HEART of Seniors Care: Humber’s Elderly Assess and Restore Team

It’s a sad reality that many seniors who are admitted to hospitals will suffer from a life-altering functional decline while…

October 30, 2019
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Meant To Be: New Parents Win the Perfect Painting for Baby Ariel

The morning after his daughter Ariel was born at Humber River Hospital, Toby was looking for a coffee when he…

October 23, 2019
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Maria Raios on Humber Heels and Giving Back to her Community

“Just imagine,” says Maria Raios, excited to explain what makes Humber Heels so special, “Six hundred ladies in one room,…

October 17, 2019
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Critical Care: “Humber saved my dad’s life.”

Two years ago, 83 year old Domingos left his house. This wasn’t uncommon for him. Even though Domingos was beginning…

October 9, 2019
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First in Canada: STERIS RealView in the Labour & Delivery Unit

For the first time in Canada, the same STERIS RealView technology that has been giving families peace of mind on…

September 24, 2019
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Interview: Dr. Calvin Cheng, Geriatrician

Tell us a little about yourself! I’m Dr. Calvin Cheng, and I have been a Geriatrician at Humber River Hospital…

September 18, 2019
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Interview: Franca Mancini, Senior Executive Administrator

Tell us a little about yourself! My name is Franca Mancini and I joined the HRH Foundation Family in July…

September 10, 2019
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Meet Alan Spergel, Board Chair, Humber River Hospital Foundation

Tell us a little about yourself! My name is Alan Spergel and I am the new Board Chair for Humber…

September 4, 2019