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2017

November 2, 2017
Trillium Health Partners Shines the Light on Patient Safety
Annual awards recognize innovations that improve quality of care for patients
(Mississauga, ON) – Trillium Health Partners is celebrating Canadian Patient Safety Week by encouraging patients and health care providers to shine the light on patient safety by identifying ways of working together to create a safer environment for patients and health care providers alike.
(News Release)

October 25, 2017
Ontario to Boost Access to Care in Mississauga
Trillium Health Partners will receive additional support to address capacity
(Mississauga, ON) – Trillium Health Partners (THP) is pleased to share the Government of Ontario has announced it is making over 2,000 additional beds and spaces available to help support hospitals and regions with the highest capacity challenges in the province.
(News Release)

October 12, 2017 
Trillium Health Partners Unveiled New Women's Imaging and Assessment Centre
(Mississauga, ON) –Today, as part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Trillium Health Partners (THP) and Trillium Health Partners Foundation (THPF) celebrated the official opening of the new Michèle S. Darling Women’s Imaging and Assessment Centre at its Credit Valley Hospital site. 

(News Release Page )


In the Photo:
L to R: Steve Hoscheit, President & CEO, Trillium Health Partners Foundation; Tracy Hurst, Breast Cancer Survivor and Trillium Health Partners’ Patient, Leslie Starr-Hemburrow, Vice President, Patient Care Services, Trillium Health Partners and Regional Vice President, Mississauga Halton Central West Regional Cancer Program and Michèle Darling, Donor, and Director, Trillium Health Partners’ Board of Directors.


In the Photo:
Michèle Darling, Donor, and Director, Trillium Health Partners’ Board of Directors


 

September 27, 2017
Brachytherapy Program at Trillium Health Partners offers highly effective radiation treatment to prostate cancer patients
(Mississauga, ON) – Prostate cancer patients across the communities of Mississauga Halton (MH) and Central West (CW) can now be treated faster and closer to home with Brachytherapy treatment at Trillium Health Partners.
(News Release Page )


September 26, 2017
New Funding to Support Patients with Dementia
Innovative new model to improve the quality of life and care for older adults with dementia
(Mississauga, ON) September 26, 2017 – Today, Trillium Health Partners (THP) was awarded $570,050 in financial support by The Centre for Aging + Brain Health Innovation (CABHI) to support its Care Connector project, an electronic system aimed at reducing Emergency Department visits and hospital readmissions in patients with dementia. Support for CABHI’s funding programs is provided by the Government of Canada through the Public Health Agency of Canada; the Government of Ontario through the Ministry of Research, Innovation and Science; and by the Baycrest Foundation.
(News Release)
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In the Photo:
Dr. Terence Tang (left) and Dr. Robert Reid (right)

September 21, 2017
We are pleased to welcome Walter Wodchis PhD
as the inaugural Research Chair of Implementation and Evaluation Science and a Senior Scientist at the Institute for Better Health.
(Mississauga, ON) – A collaboration between the Trillium Health Partners’ Institute for Better Health and the University of Toronto’s Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, this Research Chair will be focused on advancing and leading research to inform health system organization, delivery and financing.
(News Release)

July 11, 2017
Ontario investing $ 2,879,855 to improve Trillium Health Partners
Province Investing in Renewed Facilities to Deliver High-Quality Health Care
Harinder S. Takhar
Member of Provincial Parliament
Mississauga-Erindale

(Mississauga, ON) – Today Harinder Takhar, MPP for Mississauga-Erindale was at the Credit Valley Hospital to make an announcement regarding funding of $ 2,879,855 which the Trillium Health Partners are receiving this year under the Hospital Renewal Infrastructure Fund to revitalize its facilities.
(News Release)
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In the Photo - Left to Right:
Michelle DiEmanuele, President and CEO, Trillium Health Partners Hon. Harinder Takhar, MPP, Mississauga-Erindale Bill MacLeod, CEO, Mississauga Halton LHIN

June 6, 2017
Trillium Health Partners Marks First Five Years, Together
A new approach to health care on behalf of our patients and community
(Mississauga, ON) – Trillium Health Partners (THP) marked five years as one organization at its Annual Community Address with special guest speaker, Mayor Bonnie Crombie.
Over the last five years, THP has been working towards creating an inter-connected system of care that is organized around the patient, both inside the hospital and beyond its walls.
(News Release)

May 9, 2017
Trillium Health Partners Celebrates National Nursing Week
Receives international designation from the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario
(Mississauga, ON) – Trillium Health Partners (THP) is proud to recognize its more than 3,800 incredible nurses during National Nursing Week. This year’s theme #YESThisIsNursing, draws attention to the expanding traditional and non-traditional roles, settings and sectors nurses work in each and every day.
(News Release)

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Nursing Awards Ceremony at Trillium Health Partners’ Credit Valley Hospital. Congratulations to all award winners!

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Nursing Awards Ceremony at Trillium Health Partners’ Mississauga Hospital. Congratulations to all award winners!

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Nursing Awards Ceremony at Trillium Health Partners’ Queensway Health Centre. Congratulations to all award winners!


May 1, 2017
Trillium Health Partners Hospital Expansion Projects Approved
Provincial Budget names investment in Mississauga Hospital and Queensway Health Centre
(Mississauga, ON) – Today, at Trillium Health Partners (THP), Mississauga Hospital, the Government of Ontario announced a plan to invest an additional $9 billion to support the construction of new hospital projects across the province, including two major redevelopment and expansion projects at the Mississauga Hospital and Queensway Health Centre.
(News Release)


January 26, 2017
Trillium Health Partners Opens New Complex Continuing Care Space
The Moir Family makes a $1 Million Donation to the new space
(Mississauga, ON) – Today, Trillium Health Partners (THP) and Trillium Health Partners Foundation (THPF) celebrated the opening of the new Complex Continuing Care space at the Queensway Health Centre site.
Thanks to a $7.4 Million investment from the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHTLC) and a generous $1 Million donation from the Moir family, THP has been able to redevelop and redesign complex continuing care.
(News Release)


2016

December 13, 2016
Ontario Improving Access to Care in Peel Region
Province Increasing Investment in Hospitals to Support Patients and Families
(Mississauga, ON) – Ontario is improving access to care in the Peel Region, helping to reduce wait times and increasing access to key services for patients and families.
Hon. Charles Sousa, MPP for Mississauga South was at the Trillium Health Partners - Mississauga Hospital to highlight the new investment. Trillium Health Partners is receiving an additional $10 million this year to improve access to care and reduce the length of hospital stays for patients and families in the Peel region.
(News Release)


December 1, 2016
Trillium Health Partners Celebrates Five Year Anniversary
(Mississauga, ON) – Today, Trillium Health Partners (THP) celebrated its fifth anniversary recognizing the staff, volunteers, patients, visitors and the entire community who have helped shape the organization.
THP’s Honourary Guardian Hazel McCallion was on hand to take part in the celebrations and acknowledge the positive and lasting impact the hospital has on the community.
(News Release)


November 30, 2016
Protocol Launched to Address Human Sex Trafficking in the Region of Peel
(Mississauga, ON) – Trillium Health Partners – Chantel’s Place hosted an event for the Peel Human Trafficking Service Providers Committee to launch a protocol to address the issue of human sex trafficking within the Region of Peel.
(News Release)


November 28, 2016
Information Bulletin by Trillium Health Partners
(Mississauga, ON) – The Senior Vice President, Patient Care Services & Chief Nursing Executive, Kathryn Hayward-Murray, issued the following information bulletin today.
(Information Bulletin)


November 25, 2016
Trillium Health Partners Connects with Over 10,000 Community Members at Telephone Town Hall
(Mississauga, ON) - Trillium Health Partners (THP) hosted a telephone town hall on Wednesday as part of its on-going engagement with the community. THP President and CEO Michelle DiEmanuele, joined by senior leaders of the hospital, updated the community on the progress the hospital has made over the last five years and took questions from community members.
(News Release)


November 7, 2016
Community Leaders Advocate Flu Vaccination as the Best Protection against Influenza
Hospital encourages the community to get vaccinated at pharmacies, local clinics and doctors
(Mississauga, ON) - Trillium Health Partners joined with community leaders from Peel Public Health, Peel Police, elected officials and flu vaccination advocate Jill Promoli to remind people to get their flu shot.
(News Release)


October 27, 2016
Trillium Health Partners Encourages Patients to Speak Up For Patient Safety
Hospital awards initiatives that improve quality of care for patients
(Mississauga, ON) Trillium Health Partners is celebrating Canadian Patient Safety Week by encouraging patients and health care providers to speak up for patient safety and recognizing achievements in its ongoing commitment to quality care.
(News Release Page ) (PDF) ​


September 7, 2016
Ronald McDonald House Charities Toronto opens second Family Room at Credit Valley Hospital
Partnership creates a retreat within the hospital for families with ill children
(Mississauga, ON) Families with children in the paediatrics unit at Trillium Health Partners – Credit Valley Hospital now have access to a “home away from home” inside the hospital to help them cope, thanks to Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) Toronto.
(News Release)


June 6, 2016
Trillium Health Partners Celebrates Amazing Year in Race to Transform Health Care
(Mississauga, ON) – Trillium Health Partners (THP) has crossed the finish line at the end of another great year, having made significant progress in advancing a new kind of health care.
THP celebrated its accomplishments with Olympic gold medalist and TV host, Jon Montgomery, who spent the day meeting with frontline staff and delivered the keynote address at the hospital’s Annual Community Address June 2, 2016.
(News Release)
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April 12, 2016
Trillium Health Partners Celebrates its 2,400 Volunteers and their Dedication to Supporting Health Care in Our Community
(Mississauga, ON) – During National Volunteer Week, Trillium Health Partners recognizes the commitment of hundreds of volunteers across its three hospital sites who play an integral role in helping the hospital deliver high quality care to patients and the community.
(News Release)
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In the photo: Joe Sammist with Trillium Health Partners’ volunteers, from left to right:
Fred Tadros, Faiza Tadros, Tom McBride, Marco Marin, Vel Aleve, Cecile Khella


March 10, 2016
Trillium Health Partners Wins Award For its Commitment to ‘Going Green’ in the O.R.
(Mississauga, ON) – For the second year in a row, Trillium Health Partners was recognized for its commitment to sustainability today, as it received the 2015 Booth Centennial Green Award.
(News Release)


2015

December 21, 2015
Stay Healthy This Holiday Season with Tips from Trillium Health Partners
(Mississauga, ON) – Winter has arrived and we look forward to celebrating the holidays with friends and family. However, this is also the season of increased risk for catching colds and the flu. Trillium Health Partners wants you to stay as healthy as possible this holiday season with prevention tips and, when you do get sick, options to help you get the care you need.
(News Release)


December 3, 2015
Trillium Health Partners Receives $4 Million for Cancer Care
Donation announced as hospital celebrates important anniversaries
(Mississauga, ON) – Today, during a celebration of the 30th anniversary of the Credit Valley Hospital and the 10th anniversary of the Carlo Fidani Regional Cancer Centre, Trillium Health Partners announced a $4 million gift from the estate of Jayne Munro.
(News Release)


December 2, 2015
Trillium Health Partners Premieres New Season of Health Care Series on Rogers TV
(Mississauga, ON) – Trillium Health Partners’ television series, Talk Trillium: Partnering for Patients, which explores some of the key health care issues facing this growing community, will launch its second season today on Rogers TV.
(News Release)


October 30, 2015
Trillium Health Partners Celebrates Innovations in Care that Improve Safety for Patients
Awards for improving quality of care given during Patient Safety Week
(Mississauga, ON) – Yesterday, as part of Patient Safety Week, Trillium Health Partners recognized three innovations in the delivery of safe, high-quality patient care, created and led by hospital staff. Trillium Health Partners’ Honourary Guardian Hazel McCallion was on hand to present one of the awards, which is named after her and recognizes her tireless advocacy for quality health care in our community.
(News Release)


September 24, 2015
Trillium Health Partners’ Institute for Better Health Welcomes Acclaimed Scientist
(Mississauga, ON) – This month Trillium Health Partners (THP) welcomed acclaimed scientist Dr. Robert Reid as new Chief Scientist of THP’s Institute for Better Health.
(News Release)


June 26, 2015
Leaders from Trillium Health Partners Receive Prestigious Leadership Awards
(Mississauga, ON) – Trillium Health Partners expressed heartfelt congratulations to Ron Noble, Vice President, Redevelopment and Elena Holt, Director of Cardiac Health, on their recent awards from the Canadian College of Health Leaders (CCHL). Noble was awarded the Mentorship Award, while Holt won a Chapter Award for Distinguished Service.
(News Release)


June 18, 2015
Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

Ontario Investing $5 Million in Health Care Services in Mississauga and Etobicoke
Supporting Growth and High Quality Health Care at Trillium Health Partners
Ontario is investing in Trillium Health Partners to help the three-site hospital move forward with planning for patient care to ensure Mississauga and Etobicoke residents have continued access to high quality care.
(News Release)


June 11, 2015
Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

Ontario Investing Nearly $118 Million to Improve Credit Valley Hospital
Province Putting Patients First by Improving Access to Health Care in Mississauga
Ontario is investing up to $117.74 million to support the redevelopment of Trillium Health Partners' Credit Valley Hospital site to give patients faster access to high quality care. The project includes renovations to approximately 187,000 square feet of existing hospital space.
(News Release)


June 4, 2015
Trillium Health Partners Celebrates Year of Accomplishments at Annual Community Address
(Mississauga, ON), June 4, 2015 – At its Annual Community Address, Trillium Health Partners (THP) celebrated a year of ground-breaking achievements in improvements to patient care, and a $5 million gift from leaders of the Hospital and Foundation.
(News Release)


June 3, 2015
Trillium Health Partners Congratulates Mississauga Academy of Medicine’s Inaugural Class on Graduation
Hospital’s partnership with U of T developing the next generation of doctors
(Mississauga, ON) – Trillium Health Partners is proud to offer heartfelt congratulations to the Mississauga Academy of Medicine’s inaugural class who celebrated their graduation from the University of Toronto (U of T) yesterday.
(News Release)
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Mississauga Academy of Medicine’s
inaugural class graduation


May 27, 2015
Trillium Health Partners’ Chief of Staff Wins Prestigious Teaching Award
(Mississauga, ON) – Trillium Health Partners proudly congratulates Dr. Dante Morra, Chief of Staff, on being awarded the Dean A. L. Chute Award, which is also known as the Silver Shovel or Professor of the year, by the University of Toronto’s Medical Alumni Association.
(News Release)
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Dr. Dante Morra
Chief of Staff, Trillium Health Partners


May 25, 2015
Trillium Health Partners Designated Best Practice Spotlight Organization by Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario
(Mississauga, ON) – Trillium Health Partners (THP) has been designated a Best Practice Spotlight Organization (BPSO) by the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario (RNAO), an internationally recognized distinction, and an important milestone in the hospital’s mission to deliver a new kind of health care for a healthier community.
(News Release)
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In the photo (L to R): Patti Cochrane, Senior VP Clinical Strategy & Chief Innovation Officer, Trillium Health Partners; Kathryn Hayward-Murray, Senior Vice President, Patient Care Services, Chief Nursing Executive, Trillium Health Partners; Christina Zettler, Manager, Professional Practice Portfolio, Trillium Health Partners; Doris Grinspun, CEO of the Registered Nurses Association of Ontario; Michelle DiEmanuele, President and CEO, Trillium Health Partners; Dr. Dante Morra, Chief of Staff, Trillium Health Partners; Sharyn Gibbins, Director, Professional Practice, Trillium Health Partners.


April 14, 2015
Trillium Health Partners to Open New Clinics to Provide Faster Access to Care
(Mississauga, ON) – Trillium Health Partners has announced plans to advance its mission of a new kind of health care for a healthier community. The initiatives contained in the plan will build capacity, improve access to care for more patients, deliver even higher quality care, while placing the hospital on a sustainable footing by using existing provincial government funding most efficiently.
(News Release)


April 23, 2015
Growing Better Together to Meet Community Needs
Construction at Trillium Health Partners’ Credit Valley Hospital site means changes to ED access
(Mississauga, ON) – Trillium Health Partners (THP) announced today that construction will begin on May 1st, 2015 to expand and improve the Emergency Department (ED) at the Credit Valley Hospital (CVH) site to help meet the needs of our growing community. As a result, a number of changes will take place at the front entrance of the hospital.
(News Release)


April 20, 2015
Trillium Health Partners Improves Access to Care for Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease
Hospital launches 7-day dialysis service at Credit Valley Hospital
(Mississauga, ON) – Trillium Health Partners is pleased to announce the launch of a 7-day dialysis service at Credit Valley Hospital for patients with chronic kidney disease.
(News Release)


April 14, 2015
Acclaimed Scientist Dr. Robert Reid Joins Trillium Health Partners’ Institute for Better Health
(Mississauga, ON) – Trillium Health Partners (THP) announced today the appointment of Dr. Robert Reid as Chief Scientist with THP’s Institute for Better Health effective September 1st, 2015.
(News Release)


April 9, 2015
Trillium Health Partners’ Interprofessional Leadership Program Graduates First Class of Health Care Leaders
(Mississauga, ON) – On April 8th, Trillium Health Partners held its inaugural Invitation to Leadership professional development program graduation ceremony. This one-of-a-kind program contains a unique mentorship component not seen in most health care leadership courses, matching nursing and allied health staff with mentors who coach them in leadership skills, as well as critical thinking, emotional intelligence, conflict resolution, and collaboration.
(News Release)


March 26, 2015
Peel Regional Council Unanimously Supports Trillium Health Partners’ Plan to Build for the Community
(Region of Peel, ON) – Today, members of Peel Regional Council unanimously passed a motion of support in favour of Trillium Health Partners’ request to the Province of Ontario to make a $5 million investment towards the next stage of planning for the hospital’s capital Master Plan.
(News Release)


March 10, 2015
Temporary CT Scanner at Trillium Health Partners Ensures Continuity of Care to the Community
(Mississauga, ON) – A temporary mobile Computed Tomography (CT) unit is now at Trillium Health Partners’ (THP) Mississauga Hospital site to ensure continuity of care to patients while one of its two permanent CT scanners is being replaced.
(News Release)


February 12, 2015
Trillium Health Partners Connects with Over 13,000 Community Members at Tele-Town Hall
(Mississauga, ON) – Trillium Health Partners (THP) continued its ongoing dialogue with the community at a tele-town hall last night. THP President and CEO Michelle DiEmanuele, joined by senior leaders of the hospital and Mississauga Halton LHIN CEO Bill McLeod, updated the community on the hospital’s activities and took questions from callers.
(News Release)


February 11, 2015
Trillium Health Partners and the University Of Toronto Faculty of Medicine Announce New VP Education and Associate Dean
(Mississauga, ON) – Trillium Health Partners and the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Medicine are pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Alison Freeland as the new Vice President of Education and Associate Dean, Medical Education (Regional).
(News Release)


February 5, 2015
Trillium Health Partners Wins Award for Its Commitment to ‘Going Green’
(Mississauga, ON) – Trillium Health Partners was recognized for its commitment to sustainability today, as it received the 2014 Booth Centennial Green Award.
(News Release) click to see full-site image


January 22, 2015
An innovation partnership for a healthier Ontario
(Toronto, ON) — Trillium Health Partners (THP) and Women’s College Hospital (WCH) are excited to announce an innovation partnership that delivers on a shared commitment to improve quality of patient care, equitable access, and value across the Ontario healthcare landscape.
(News Release)


2014

December 18, 2014
Stay Healthy This Holiday Season with Tips from Trillium Health Partners
(Mississauga, ON) – Winter has arrived and we look forward to celebrating the holidays with friends and family. However, this is also the season of increased risk for catching colds and the flu. Trillium Health Partners wants you to stay as healthy as possible this holiday season with prevention tips and, when you do get sick, options to help you get the care you need.
(News Release)


November 27, 2014
Contract Awarded For Credit Valley Hospital’s Priority Areas Redevelopment Project
(Mississauga) – Trillium Health Partners and Infrastructure Ontario (IO) announced today that the hospital has signed a fixed-price contract with Walsh Canada to build and finance the Credit Valley Hospital Site Priority Areas Redevelopment Project. Today’s announcement also signifies that all contractual steps have been completed and construction can begin immediately.
(News Release) (Communiqué)


November 14, 2014
Trillium Health Partners Honours Mayor Hazel Mccallion
Champion of health care receives tribute celebrating 36 years of service to Mississauga
(Mississauga) – This week retiring Mayor Hazel McCallion was honoured for her 36 years of service and dedication to the health of the Mississauga community by Trillium Health Partners and the Trillium Health Partners Foundation at the Credit Valley Hospital site.
(News Release)


October 31, 2014
Trillium Health Partners Celebrates Patient Safety Week
Closing ceremonies and awards
(Mississauga) – Between October 27 and October 30, Trillium Health Partners celebrated Canadian Patient Safety Week, dedicated to recognizing and advancing the culture of patient safety, quality and excellence within our organization.
This year’s Patient Safety Week included a special honour: the inaugural presentation of our new Hazel McCallion Award in Quality of Care, recognizing an outstanding new and sustained quality initiative at Trillium Health Partners. The award was established in recognition of Mayor McCallion’s exceptional contribution to quality health care in our community.
(News Release)


October 1, 2014
New Partnership between Runnymede Healthcare Centre and Trillium Health Partners Improves Access to Patient Care
(Toronto/Mississauga) – Runnymede Healthcare Centre and Trillium Health Partners (THP) have entered into a new partnership to improve access to healthcare services for patients who need extended rehabilitation therapy.
(News Release)


September 30, 2014
Trillium Health Partners Premieres New Series on Health Care in Peel on Rogers TV
(Mississauga, Ont.) – Trillium Health Partners has premiered a new television series on Rogers TV that explores the key health care issues in our growing community.
(News Release)


September 4, 2014
Trillium Health Partners’ CEO and Chief of Staff accept the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
(Mississauga, Ont.) – Staff, physicians and volunteers gathered to watch Trillium Health Partners’ President and CEO Michelle DiEmanuele and Chief of Staff Dr. Dante Morra accept the Ice Bucket Challenge in support of ALS.
(News Release)


September 4, 2014
Trillium Health Partners’ Institute for Better Health Announces New Leader
(Mississauga, Ont.) - Trillium Health Partners is pleased to announce the appointment of Marilyn Knox as the new President of its Institute for Better Health. The Institute was established to be an engine of change that improves the delivery of care for patients, our community and the health care system as a whole.
(News Release)


August 21, 2014
Request for Proposals Stage Closed for Credit Valley Hospital Priority Areas Redevelopment Project
(Mississauga, Ont.) - The request for proposals stage has closed for prequalified companies to submit bids to build and finance Trillium Health Partners’ Credit Valley Hospital Priority Areas Redevelopment Project.
(News Release)


June 16, 2014
Trillium Health Partners Announces New Board Chair
(Mississauga, Ont.) - Trillium Health Partners is pleased to announce the appointment of Edward Sellers as the new Chair of the Board.
(News Release)


June 5, 2014
Trillium Health Partners Celebrates a Year of Accomplishments and Announces Generous Donation Dedicated to a New Kind of Health Care
Hospital reduces wait times, opens new beds and plans future investments
(Mississauga, ON) – At its Annual Community Address today, Trillium Health Partners celebrated a year of ground-breaking achievements in improving patient care while announcing a $5-million gift from businessman Fred Ketchen to advance critical health care priorities.
(News Release)


May 30, 2014
Medical Professionals at Trillium Health Partners Recognized For Excellence in Teaching
(Mississauga, ON) – In a special ceremony held last night, Trillium Health Partners recognized physicians and staff members for excellence in teaching through the first annual Excellence in Medical Teaching Awards.
(Dr. Hill - award ceremony - photo)
(News Release)


May 23, 2014
Teamwork and collaboration recognized at Trillium Health Partners
(Mississauga, ON) – Interprofessional staff at Trillium Health Partners were recognized for their contributions to high quality patient care from May 20 – 23 in the first annual, Interprofessional Week under the theme, Better Together through Teamwork and Collaboration.
(Closing Ceremonies - Photo)
(News Release)


May 16, 2014
Trillium Health Partners Celebrates Nurses
Hospital recognizes nurses' contributions
(Mississauga, ON) – Nurses at Trillium Health Partners were recognized for their commitment, dedication and professionalism through a week-long celebration under the theme, Nursing: A Leading Force for Change from May 12 – 16.
(List of Winners)
(News Release)


May 6, 2014
Trillium Health Partners Recognized for Midwifery Services
(Mississauga, ON) – Yesterday, Trillium Health Partners was one of two Ontario hospitals to win the first-ever Hospital Integration Award by the Association of Ontario Midwives (AOM) for successfully integrating midwifery into the organization. (News Release)


May 5, 2014
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(Mississauga, ON) – Survivors of sexual assault and/or domestic violence are one step closer to rebuilding their lives, thanks to the qualified staff at Chantel's Place, Trillium Health Partners' Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Services. (News Release)


May 1, 2014
Trillium Health Partners Launches Partial Hospitalization Program
(Mississauga, ON) – Mental health patients at Trillium Health Partners can make an easy transition from hospital to home, thanks to the new Partial Hospitalization Program. (News Release)


April 1, 2014
Trillium Health Partners Opens New Regional Nephrology Clinic
Patients with chronic kidney disease now have better and faster access to the care they need, closer to home
(Mississauga, ON) – Today, Trillium Health Partners (THP) announced the opening of a new Regional Nephrology Clinic. The new clinic, located at Credit Valley Hospital, is designed to make it easier for patients with chronic kidney disease to access the care they need, faster and close to home. (News Release)


March 20, 2014
Shortlisted Companies Invited to Bid on The Credit Valley Hospital Priority Areas Redevelopment Project
(Mississauga, ON) – Infrastructure Ontario and Trillium Health Partners will release shortly a request for proposals to the five companies shortlisted to build and finance the Credit Valley Hospital Priority Areas Redevelopment Project. (News Release)


February 25, 2014
Trillium Health Partners Launches New Research Institute to Improve Community Health
(Mississauga, ON) – Today, Trillium Health Partners unveiled the launch of a new institute for research and innovation – the Trillium Health Partners Institute for Better Health. The Institute is an important step in the Hospital's mission to deliver a new kind of health care for a healthier community. As an engine of change, the Research Institute will improve the delivery of care for patients, our community and the health care system on a whole. (News Release)


January 31, 2014
Michelle Diemanuele, President and CEO of Trillium Health Partners Assumes Role as Chair of the Healthy City Stewardship Centre
(Mississauga, ON) – Today Trillium Health Partners announced that its President and CEO, Michelle DiEmanuele, will assume the role of Chair of the Healthy City Stewardship Centre (HCSC). DiEmanuele succeeds Ulli Krull, Vice-Principal, Special Initiatives at the University of Toronto Mississauga, who had been the HCSC Chair since 2012. (News Release)


January 29, 2014
New Brachytherapy Program at Trillium Health Partners offers State-of-the-Art Radiation Treatment to Treat Patients Faster and Closer to Home
(Mississauga, ON) – A highly effective radiation treatment is now available to cancer patients in Mississauga, Halton and Peel regions. Part of the Mississauga Halton/Central West Regional Cancer Program, the new brachytherapy program at Trillium Health Partners is the only one of its kind in the area and will allow patients' to be treated over a shorter period of time and closer to where they live.(News Release)


January 28, 2014
Helping Ontarians Living with Mental and Physical Illnesses
Ontario Teaming Up With Mental Health Leaders to Create Medical Psychiatry Alliance
Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
Ontario is helping up to 500,000 people who are either at-risk of, or currently living with both physical and mental illnesses, get the care and treatment they need.
The province is joining forces with The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH), The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids), Trillium Health Partners, the University of Toronto and a private donor to provide a total of $60 million in new funding for the creation of the Medical Psychiatry Alliance.(News Release)


January 15, 2014
Trillium Health Partners' Emergency Departments Experiencing Higher Than Normal Patient Volumes
(Mississauga, ON) – Facing higher than normal patient volumes in its Emergency Departments over the past few weeks, Trillium Health Partners is reminding people to take the proper precautions in order to stay healthy this winter season. (News Release [PDF])


January 8, 2014
Trillium Health Partners Launches Leadership Program to Develop Health Care Leaders of Tomorrow
Pilot program made possible by TD Grants in Medical Excellence
Trillium Health Partners announced today the launch of a new pilot leadership program to help mentor and train our community's future health care leaders.
The program will partner nursing and allied health staff with a mentor to help build leadership skills, and develop in the areas of collaboration, critical thinking, engagement and emotional intelligence. (News Release [PDF])


2013

December 20, 2013
»Stay Healthy This Holiday Season with Tips from Trillium Health Partners
(Mississauga, ON) – Trillium Health Partners wants you to stay as healthy as possible this holiday season. read more [pdf] »
 
December 18, 2013
»Trillium Health Partners Supports Community Giving This Holiday Season
(Mississauga, ON) – This holiday season Trillium Health Partners is collecting gifts and non-perishable food items for donation to local community organizations. read more [pdf] »
 
December 5, 2013
»External Review of CT Scans and Mammograms Complete
Trillium Health Partners Releases Findings and Thanks Patients, their Families and the Community for their Understanding
Mississauga/West Toronto (December 5, 2013) – Trillium Health Partners announced today the completion of the external expert review of CT scans and mammograms, which was launched after the hospital identified a performance issue with a radiologist who previously worked at Mississauga Hospital and Queensway Health Centre. read more »
 
November 19, 2013
»Partnership between Trillium Health Partners and Peel Public Health Gains National Recognition
Organizations participate in special program to improve health care in the community
(Mississauga, ON) – Trillium Health Partners and Peel Public Health have been selected to participate in an exclusive, national program led by the Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement (CFHI). The organizations will work in collaboration to improve the health of Peel residents by increasing breastfeeding supports. read more [pdf] »
 
October 2, 2013
»Innovative New Program Provides Support for Men Battling Prostate Cancer
Mississauga, ON (November 14, 2013) – A prostate cancer diagnosis can be a daunting one. Patients are often unsure about next steps. The Mississauga Halton/Central West Regional Cancer Program has developed a program, located at Trillium Health Partners' Credit Valley Hospital and Queensway Health Centre, which can help provide some support. The Prostate Cancer Diagnostic Assessment Program (DAP) is the first and only DAP in the region that has been developed for patients in the post-diagnosis stage of their prostate cancer. read more [pdf] »
 
September 30, 2013
»Companies Shortlisted for the Credit Valley Hospital Priority Areas Redevelopment Project
MISSISSAUGA, ON – Infrastructure Ontario and Trillium Health Partners have shortlisted five companies to build and finance the Credit Valley Hospital Priority Areas Redevelopment Project. read more [pdf] »
 
September 11, 2013
»Trillium Health Partners Conducting Review After Identifying Performance Issues with a Radiologist
Mississauga/West Toronto – Trillium Health Partners stated today that it is in the process of reviewing 3,500 CT scans and mammograms conducted between April 1, 2012 and March 31, 2013 to ensure the accuracy of results. This review is being undertaken due to a performance issue with one radiologist at Mississauga Hospital and Queensway Health Centre. All patients whose scans are being reviewed have been notified. read more [pdf] »
 
September 3, 2013
»Medical Education Is Expanding At Trillium Health Partners
Hospital shows commitment to the future of health care; clerks begin providing supervised patient care
(Mississauga, ON) – Trillium Health Partners announced today that its medical education program is expanding as part of the hospital's commitment to the future of health care in Mississauga and West Toronto. Beginning September 9, 2013, the first group of third-year medical students (known as clerks) from the University of Toronto's Mississauga Academy of Medicine will begin their clinical, hands-on training at the hospital under the guidance and supervision of physicians. read more [pdf] »
 
July 24, 2013
»First 3D Complex Cataract Surgery Performed in Canada at Trillium Health Partners
Renowned Ophthalmologist Ike Ahmed, M.D., Performs First Complex Cataract Surgery in Canada Using TrueVision® 3D
(Mississauga, ON) - Ike K. Ahmed, M.D., one of North America's most respected and innovative ophthalmological surgeons, performed the first complex cataract surgery in Canada using the TrueVision® 3D Surgical System. The surgery, performed at Trillium Health Partners – Credit Valley Hospital in Mississauga, Ontario (www.trilliumhealthpartners.ca), took place on August 2, 2012, and used the advanced TrueVision® 3D Visualization and Guidance platform for high-definition, real-time, stereoscopic microsurgery. read more [pdf] »
 
June 27, 2013
» Trillium Health Partners Congratulates Award Winning Doctors, Staff and Students
(Mississauga, ON) – Trillium Health Partners proudly congratulates physicians, staff and students who recently received awards for teaching and education. read more [pdf] »
 
June 20, 2013
» $1.5 million donation makes new Neonatal Intensive Care Unit a reality for Trillium Health Partners
New space inspired by nature – wood, water, light and stone
MISSISSAUGA (June 20, 2013) – Yesterday, Trillium Health Partners unveiled its new, 6,200 sq. ft. Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) located in the Mississauga Hospital. The state-of-the-art space, which provides the ultimate in safety, comfort and privacy, was made possible by local businessman and philanthropist, Peter Gilgan, who donated $1.5 million towards the NICU, kick-starting the $4-million project. read more [pdf] »
 
June 6, 2013
» Alan Torrie, Chair of the Board and Michelle E. DiEmanuele, President and CEO of Trillium Health Partners are pleased to announce Edward Sellers as Vice Chair of the Board of Directors.
Edward is a senior partner in the business law department and former chair of the restructuring practice group at Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt. In his role Edward provides mission-critical advice to clients on commercial matters with an emphasis on restructurings and related acquisitions divestitures, financings and governance. read more [pdf] »
 
June 6, 2013
» Trillium Health Partners Celebrates Milestone Year
Hospital sees more patients, improves care, reduces wait times and maintains a balanced budget
(West Toronto, ON) – At its Annual General Meeting today, Trillium Health Partners proudly detailed the hospital's accomplishments over the past year. In 2012-13, the hospital reduced Emergency Department wait times and improved quality of care for patients, while maintaining a balanced budget. The hospital also advanced its overarching goals of quality, access and sustainability and set out initiatives to realize its mission of "a new kind of health care for a healthier community." read more [pdf] »
 
June 4, 2013
»Trillium Health Partners Celebrates Seniors Month
Hospital hosts photo exhibit of supercenternarians as part of month long celebration
(Mississauga, ON) – Trillium Health Partners is proud to celebrate Seniors Month. As part of the month long celebrations, the Credit Valley Hospital and Queensway Health Centre will host a special photo exhibit, "Chronicles of Future's Past", featuring supercenternarians, people 110 years or older... read more [pdf] »
 
May 10, 2013
»Trillium Health Partners Celebrates Nurses
Hospital recognizes award winners and wraps up Nursing Week
(Mississauga, ON) - As National Nursing Week draws to a close Trillium Health Partners took one more opportunity to pay tribute to the hard work of their valued nursing staff... read more [pdf] »
 
May 7, 2013
»Trillium Health Partners Promotes Patient Safety
Staff reminds colleagues, patients and visitors to clean their hands
(Mississauga, ON) – Trillium Health Partners is emphasizing the importance of performing good hand hygiene in order to prevent health care associated infections by celebrating national "STOP! Clean Your Hands Day"... read more »
 
April 24, 2013
»Trillium Health Partners Strategy Takes a Step Forward with Plan for Better Patient Care
Mississauga/West Toronto (April 24, 2013) – Trillium Health Partners announced a series of initiatives today that will advance the hospital in realizing its mission of "a new kind of health care for a healthier community." This plan represents the beginning stages of the implementation of a multi-year strategy which seeks to serve the most pressing needs of patients in Mississauga and West Toronto... read more [pdf] »
 
March 8, 2013
»Trillium Health Partners Celebrates The Careers Of Outgoing Chiefs From The Founding Hospitals
Dr. Gysler and Dr. Bhatnagar's contributions to health care in Mississauga praised
(Mississauga, ON) – Last night, colleagues and friends gathered to celebrate and honour the careers and achievements of Trillium Health Partners' outgoing Chiefs of Staff, Dr. Mathias Gysler and Dr. Gopal Bhatnagar. Department Chiefs from the founding hospitals were also recognized for their contributions and leadership. read more»
 
March 6, 2013
»Trillium Health Partners' Results Show Quality Of Care Above The National Average
Care for Heart Attack Patients among areas where the hospital is outperforming
(Mississauga) - Trillium Health Partners results in the Canadian Institute for Health Information's (CIHI) Canadian Hospital Reporting Project (CHRP), show that the organization is better together as their performance rates improve over the last year. read more»
 
January 9, 2013
»Trillium Health Partners Managing Heightened Activity Of Influenza And Gastro Intestinal Illness
Hospital reminds community to protect themselves this flu season.
(Mississauga) - Facing heightened activity of influenza and gastro intestinal illness at their hospital sites, including an outbreak of influenza in one area of Credit Valley Hospital, Trillium Health Partners is reminding people to take the proper precautions in order to prevent contracting the flu this season. read more»
 

2012

December 20, 2012
»Patients Spending Less Time in Emergency Departments
The Mississauga Halton LHIN is working hand in hand with partners to improve emergency department performance, reduce wait times this holiday season and help people feel better faster.
Mississauga Halton (December 20, 2012) − The Mississauga Halton Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) and health service partners are helping patients spend less time in emergency departments (ED), allowing them to receive treatment faster and return home sooner, freeing up hospital time to treat other patients. read more»
 
November 30, 2012
»Trillium Health Partners Launches New Website Designed for Patients
Part of the Hospital's New Strategic Plan and Approach to Health Care
November 30, 2012 – Trillium Health Partners (formerly The Credit Valley Hospital and Trillium Health Centre) launched a new website today in conjunction with the release of the hospital's new strategic plan, name and logo. The website www.trilliumhealthpartners.ca is designed around patients, with user-friendly features and navigation based on the needs of patients, their families and the community. read more»

  

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