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Too hot to handle? Don't wait, remember to hydrate!

“Dehydration, heat stroke, heat exhaustion, heat syncope and heat rash are some of the typical heat-related illnesses we see during summer,” says Dr. Tiffany Florindo, a Family Physician in North York General Hospital's Rudy and Rita Koehler Family Medicine Teaching Unit.
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Patients First

Lending a HELPing hand
The Hospital Elder Life Program (HELP) is a comprehensive program of care for hospitalized older patients, designed to prevent delirium and ...
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News & Community

  • Community input needed:Patient Guide on quality palliative care
    Tue, Jul 18, 2017
    Patients, families, and caregivers with lived palliative care experience can provide important feedback on a new palliative care patient guide. Read Moreread more
  • CEO's Year in Review 2016-2017
    Thu, Jul 13, 2017
    NYGH celebrates another year of providing exceptional health care to our diverse communities. Read Moreread more
  • Spring 2017 Exploration Fund recipients announced
    Fri, Jun 23, 2017
    Dr. Michelle Greiver, Dr. Valerie Caraiscos and Dr. Sanjho Srikandarahah are the spring 2017 Exploration Fund recipients. Read Moreread more
  • NYGH receives 2017 Patient Safety Champion Award
    Tue, Jun 20, 2017
    On June 12 North York General Hospital received the Patient Safety Champion Award from a consortium of patient safety groups. This national award recognizes NYGH’s commitment ... Read Moreread more
  • Positive work culture benefits patients and families
    Fri, Jun 16, 2017
    NYGH is making great strides to not only be effective, but also progressive by emphasizing a healthy work culture for its employees that leads to positive outcomes for its pat... Read Moreread more