Making sure SHN has the safest possible environment for our patients, their families, and our healthcare team is our top priority.
During the COVID-19 pandemic, we have relied on safety measures to protect people in our hospitals and clinics – including hand hygiene, physical distancing, restricted visitor policies and appropriate use of personal protective equipment (PPE).
Across the province, hospitals have implemented new measures to help support their fellow health care practitioners, their patients, and their families during a global pandemic. One program that encompasses the key principles of connectivity and support is SCOPE.
SCOPE, which stands for Seamless Care Optimizing the Patient Experience, enhances primary care practitioners’ (PCPs) ability to connect to a team of providers through a single point of access.
Scarborough Health Network (SHN) was recently recognized for Excellence in Diversity & Inclusion and Delivering Value-based Healthcare at the 2021 Canadian College of Health Leaders (CCHL) National Awards Program.
Located in one of Canada’s most diverse communities, SHN has demonstrated its dedication to diversity and inclusion not only through its corporate values, but through its workplace/employee and patient-focused departments,
The Scarborough Vaccine Team reached an incredible milestone: delivering half a million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine!
In a community so hard-hit by the pandemic that 16 of 17 postal codes were designated as COVID-19 hot spots in April, Scarborough Health Network (SHN) and the Scarborough Ontario Health Team partners excitedly administered their 500,000th COVID-19 vaccine dose on Friday – the first time in Canada that a hospital-led vaccine team has reached the half-million dose mark.
Scarborough Health Network (SHN) has a unique opportunity now available for Registered Nurses (RN) and a Clinical Practice Leader (CPL).
SHN’s Surgery Program has launched EnRoute to the OR: Peri-Operative Education Program, aimed at providing Operating Room (OR) certification to RN candidates in a compressed timeframe. The 10-week program will include theory,