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Cancer Care: Anna’s Story

In September 2016, Anna noticed that one of her breasts had started to feel different. “There was no change to…

June 8, 2021
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Interview: Shelly Koren – Senior Coordinator, Major Gifts

Tell us a little about yourself! My name is Shelly and I am the Senior Coordinator, Major Gifts at Humber…

May 26, 2021
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Humber’s Family Physicians Raise Incredible $281K for our Hospital

After almost a decade of fundraising, the HRH Family Physician group has proudly exceeded their fundraising goal and raised $281,327…

May 19, 2021
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Humber River Hospital and SickKids Partner to Create New Complex GI-Surgery Clinic

In a new partnership with SickKids, Humber River Hospital has become the only community hospital in Ontario to offer a…

May 18, 2021
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Aspen Grove Society: Jack and Pat’s Story

As a Registered Psychiatric Nurse and a Registered Nurse, Jack and Pat have always understood the value of healthcare in…

May 13, 2021
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“I Felt So Honoured” – Celebrating 2 Years of Gifts of Gratitude

We launched our Gifts of Gratitude Program in May 2019, after hearing the same thing over and over from grateful…

May 3, 2021
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The Emergency Patient Comfort Fund: Going Above and Beyond Medical Care

A few months ago, Humber River Hospital Foundation and Humber’s Apotex Emergency Department teamed up to create a new Patient…

April 30, 2021
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Interview: Jillian Scandiffio, Research Assistant, Humber’s Elderly Assess and Restore Team (HEART)

Tell us a little about yourself. My name is Jillian Scandiffio and I am the Research Assistant for Humber’s Elderly…

April 27, 2021
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Monthly Donor Mara Shows Care for Community & Family by Supporting Humber River Hospital

“Back in 2007, I was brought to Humber by ambulance with massive blood clots in my lungs,” remembers Mara. “It…

April 21, 2021
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Humber’s Same Day Knee Replacement Program is Offering Patients Quicker Recovery

Last summer, Humber River Hospital started offering SKiP, a same day knee replacement program that uses a safe and highly…

April 9, 2021