SHN News

Province commits to expanding dialysis services in Scarborough

Scarborough and Rouge Hospital to receive grant to plan and construct new
chronic kidney disease facility.

At an announcement earlier today, Dr. Eric Hoskins, Minister of Health and Long-Term Care, committed to expanding dialysis services within Scarborough and Rouge Hospital’s (SRH) Chronic Kidney Disease program.

“SRH is honoured to receive this support from the Government of Ontario that will allow us to begin the planning and construction of a new community-based facility to meet the growing needs of Scarborough residents,” said Liz Buller,

Scarborough and Rouge Hospital receives nearly $5 million in provincial funding for hospital repairs and upgrades

Scarborough and Rouge Hospital (SRH) has received nearly $5 million in funding through the government of Ontario’s Health Infrastructure Renewal Fund (HIRF) to make upgrades and repairs across all three of its sites.

“We are truly grateful for this investment from our partners at the Ministry of Health, which will go a long way towards helping us to provide the very best quality experience for our patients and their families,” said Andrée Robichaud,

General site receives more than $62,000 in energy efficiency rebates

Scarborough and Rouge Hospital’s (SRH) General site has received rebates from Enbridge Gas and Toronto Hydro totalling more than $62,000 for the hospital’s work to improve energy efficiency.

A rebate of $45,614 was awarded by Enbridge Gas for installing a Flue Gas Economizer in the boiler room to establish better steam plant efficiency.

“It’s our pleasure to award SRH with this incentive,” said Matt Cannon,