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the most of our resources.
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University Health Network has grown to be one of the largest research and teaching hospital networks in Canada - pioneers in improving the lives of patients. Our long history of health professions education at Toronto General, Toronto Western, Princess Margaret and Toronto Rehab hospitals has consistently advanced the science of education.
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Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The scope of research and complexity of cases at UHN has made us a national and international
source for discovery, education and patient care.
Being touched by illness affects us in different ways. Many people want to give back to the community
and help others. At UHN, we welcome your contribution and offer different ways you can help so you can find one that suits you.
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Wednesday, July 5 is National Injury Prevention Day, which raises awareness about the devastating effects of injuries, many of which are predictable and preventable. Unintentional injury is the
sixth leading cause of death in Canada. UHN is committed to helping people avert serious injuries at work, home, and play, with programs and research focused on injury prevention, as well as treatment, and rehabilitation. Whether it is Toronto Rehab's
10-week falls prevention program and examination of
therapeutic falls or the KITE Research Institute's
"Rate My Treads" initiative to help people find the right footwear to reduce slips on ice, UHN boasts top-tier expertise and innovative thinking to help patients avoid serious injury.
Altum Health is a leader in return-to-work focused rehabilitation, with expertise in musculoskeletal injury, concussion, post-COVID care, and mental health.
The survey dates for UHN's next Accreditation on-site survey have been confirmed as May 27- May 31, 2024. Accreditation is an important activity that UHN undergoes to obtain feedback on what we are doing well and where there is opportunity for improvement. This survey will include clinical areas within Toronto Rehab, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto Western Family Health Team, the Transitional Care units at the Hillcrest Reactivation Centre and Queen's Estate, and Lakeside Long-Term Care Centre. System standards for this survey will include infection prevention and control, leadership, medication management, governance, and emergency and disaster management. Questions? Contact UHN accreditation lead Cecilia Wan at
And now… our
video of the week. In this clip, Dr. John Granton, UHN respirologist, shares tips on how to protect yourself from wildfire smoke and air pollution.
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