Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care “Protecting Children and Youth From Smoking” Dipika Damerla, Associate Minister of Health and Long-Term Care, makes announcement about changes to the Smoke-Free Ontario Act.
Madeleine Meilleur Attorney General Minister Responsible for Francophone Affairs Province Doubling Number of People Eligible for Legal Aid Ontario is moving forward with a plan that will allow over one million more people to qualify for legal aid services. Ontario will raise the income level — also known as the eligibility threshold — at which […]
Dr. Eric Hoskins, Minister of Health and Long-Term Care, Administers Flu Shot to Loblaw President, Galen Weston while Dr. Robin Williams, Associate Chief Medical Officer of Health, looks on Starting this week, the free flu vaccine is available at doctors’ offices and at community and workplace flu immunization clinics. It is also available for those five years of age […]
THE PRINCESS MARGARET CANCER FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES FOUR TRANSFORMATIONAL INVESTMENTS The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation announced a key milestone in its 5-year Billion Dollar Challenge to lead the way in Personalized Cancer Medicine. News of unprecedented investments in people, purpose-built space and technology, along with a special donation, marked this “golden day.” All of this was […]
The Terry Fox Research Foundation announces $14.6-million investment kick off . The investment was announced today by the Terry Fox Research Institute (TFRI) on the occasion of the 34th annual Terry Fox Run, to be held across Canada on Sunday, September 14. Children from Toronto’s Orde Street Public School participated in the announcement at the […]
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre today was recognized by The Honourable Joe Oliver, Minister of Finance and Minister responsible for the Greater Toronto Area, as a national leader for its use of SunnyCare, an electronic medical record (EMR) system designed to provide authorized clinicians with quick and easy access to patient medical information on desktop computer […]