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Latest News & Media Releases


HSN Awarded by TGLN for Life Saving Donations
11/29/2018 11:32 AM

 

For the eighth year in a row, Health Sciences North is being been honoured for achievements in organ and tissue donation in Ontario.

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Another Successful Year for Physician Recruitment Greater Sudbury Adds 21 Doctors in 2018
11/26/2018 10:28 AM

 

SUDBURY, ON – Canada’s First Indigenous Forensic Pathologist, 10 NOSM graduates, and several doctors from halfway around the world highlight this year’s batch of new physicians who are now practicing in Greater Sudbury. This year’s group includes 9 doctors practicing Family and Emergency Medicine and 12 specialists in Anaesthesia, Cardiology, Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pathology, Psychiatry, Radiation Oncology and Radiology.

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HSN Creating Prosthetics and Orthotics Using 3D Technology - Canadian Innovation Reducing Wait Times for Patients
11/21/2018 7:33 PM

 

SUDBURY, ON - Health Sciences North is passing on plaster and introducing patients to the most cutting edge approach available to creating prosthetic and orthotic devices, a first for Sudbury and Northeastern Ontario. Spectra 3D Scanner and Canfit Design Software is a product from VORUM, based out of Vancouver. This method, mastered by members of the Prosthetics and Orthotics team at HSN since the spring, is safe, easy to use, and significantly reduces wait times, for an improved patient experience.

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Maureen McLelland Appointed Regional VP, Cancer Care Ontario and VP Social Accountability at HSN
11/2/2018 11:21 AM

 

SUDBURY, ON – Health Sciences North (HSN) and Cancer Care Ontario are pleased to announce the appointment of Maureen McLelland as Regional Vice-President, Cancer Services, North East Regional Cancer Program, Cancer Care Ontario. Ms. McLelland will also serve as Vice-President, Social Accountability at HSN and as Chief Operating Officer of the Health Sciences North Research Institute (HSNRI). Ms. McLelland will be the successor to Mark Hartman who was promoted last week to the role of Senior Vice-President, Patient Experience and Digital Transformation at HSN. She currently serves as Special Advisor to the CEO of HSN and HSNRI for Strategic Planning, where she successfully led the development of the draft 2019-2024 strategic plan now in validation phase.

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Healthcare Professionals Come Together to Learn About Geriatic Patient Care
10/25/2018 10:19 AM

 

SUDBURY, ON – Last week, a record number of 180 physicians, nurses and allied healthcare professionals who work as part of interdisciplinary geriatric teams across Northern Ontario, came together at the 5th annual North East Geriatric Medicine Refresher Day.

The event was hosted by the North East Specialized Geriatric Centre (NESGC) in Sudbury and brought together six experts from across the province to share best practices in geriatric medicine with health care professionals serving older adults across the Northeast. Attendees were able to network and collaborate with regional partners regarding innovative healthcare delivery for older adults.

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HSN’s Breast Screening Assessment Clinic Staying Open
10/23/2018 12:20 PM

 

SUDBURY, ON – Health Sciences North is clarifying some misinformation that’s been circulating in the community the past few weeks regarding the Breast Screening Assessment Clinic of Health Sciences North (HSN), located at the Sudbury Outpatient Centre. In some cases, there were suggestions the future of this clinic was in limbo, or that the clinic was closing.

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Mark Hartman Appointed Senior Vice-President at Health Sciences North
10/23/2018 10:12 AM

 

SUDBURY, ON – Health Sciences North (HSN) has appointed Mark Hartman as Senior Vice- President, Patient Experience and Digital Transformation effective December 10th. He will be the successor to Dr. David McNeil who has accepted the position of President and Chief Executive Officer of the Brant Community Healthcare System effective December 10th.

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Research is improving care at HSN
10/22/2018 10:31 AM

 

SUDBURY, ON – Health Sciences North Research Institute (HSNRI) and Health Sciences North (HSN) received a boost from the Northern Ontario Academic Medical Association (NOAMA) to implement new advancements in clinical care.  Physicians have partnered with HSNRI scientists to receive over $700,000 from two of the NOAMA research funds, Alternative Funding Plan (AFP) Innovation Fund, and Clinical Innovation Opportunities Fund.

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Integrated Chronic Pain Program Grand Opening
10/4/2018 1:03 PM

 

SUDBURY, ON –  Chronic pain sufferers in Greater Sudbury now have more options for care, as HSN’s new Integrated Chronic Pain Program (ICPP) is officially open.

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Health Researchers Celebrate the Opening of ICES North
9/28/2018 3:01 PM

 

Health Sciences North Research Institute (HSNRI), Laurentian University, and Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) celebrated the opening of a new health data centre in Sudbury today.  

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