SHN News

World Prematurity Day: Mom hopes to bring awareness about premature birth

After delivering twins at just 32 weeks, mom Meghan Konopacki is hoping to raise awareness about premature birth and share her life-changing experience at Scarborough Health Network (SHN).

“Full term for my twins was 37 weeks, so this was definitely earlier than I expected, but everyone is doing well” she explained. “Because I had twins,

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Family member impressed with sister’s outstanding care

Rose Campo cannot say enough about the incredible care her sister Sebastiana Campo received during a recent visit to Scarborough and Rouge Hospital’s (SRH) General site.

For the past three years, Sebastiana Campo has lived at Bendale Acres long-term care home in Scarborough. After falling ill recently, Sebastiana was taken to the Emergency department (ED) at the General site.

Auryse Papadimo and her health care team

Staff go “above and beyond” in mental health care

Clockwise from top left: Dr. Stephen Barsky, Ettsa Papalazarou, Joanne Villaflor, Auryse Papadimos, and Janany Jayanthikumar.

Auryse Papadimos holds a special place in her heart for the staff and physicians providing care in the Mental Health department at the Birchmount site.

“They consistently go above and beyond in their care,” she said.