Bruno’s story: compassionate care during an unexpected illness

Bruno’s story: compassionate care during an unexpected illness

Bruno’s Story – My parents decided to drive to the Charlotte & Lewis Steinberg Emergency at NYGH to have my dad checked out.

Brooke’s story: The relief of the right diagnosis

As parents, one of the most important jobs we do is advocate for our children — which is especially true when they’re having a health crisis.

Shabana’s story – Giving back through a legacy donation

Giving, sharing and volunteering have always been an integral part of my life. As a young girl growing up in Pakistan, I saw my parents giving more than receiving.

Dr. Sandy Buchman — Freeman Family Chair in Palliative Care

I cannot help but reflect on how the experience of the COVID-19 pandemic has made the transition back to a palliative care-centred environment even more timely.

Rolando Idolor’s Story

Rolando Idolor and his family knew all along that North York General was where he needed to be to get the care that saved his life.

Q&A’s with Speech Language Pathologists

Speech Language Pathologists at North York General Hospital provide services to all inpatient medical and surgical programs.

Gerald’s Story

When Gerald Prenick arrived at the emergency department, he was by himself, and the two nurses did whatever they could to help him.

Child Life Specialist Esther Huang

If you’ve ever had to take a child to the hospital – your own, a niece, a nephew – chances are you were scared. Maybe you didn’t know what to expect, or feared that your child wouldn’t understand what was going on. Maybe you were anxious yourself, and didn’t know how to explain the situation.

Mrs. Tan's Story - Why Your Donation Matters

Mrs. Tan’s Story

In May, I experienced an exceptionally painful stomach ache. Concerned, I called my family doctor, who advised me to go to the hospital immediately because my symptoms were similar to those of COVID-19. 

World Spine Day — Q&A with Fadi Chayab, BSc., D.C.

World Spine Day — Q&A with Fadi Chayab, BSc., D.C.Director of Operations, North York General Assessment and Wellness Centre