Markham Stouffville Hospital is one of many partners that will form the Eastern York Region and North Durham Ontario Health Team, who will work together to rebuild the health care system to better serve patients.
Navaratham Murugasu, who suffers from Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), is one of more than 100 patients who have participated in the pilot Breathe Better at Home program run out of MSH’s Centre for Respiratory Health and COPD clinic since April 2018.
Opioids are the third leading cause of accidental death in Ontario. With awareness of the opioid crisis, in 2016 Markham Stouffville Hospital (MSH) launched the Opioid Task Force to promote education of pain management and safe prescribing as well as to monitor patients requiring pain medications
Today Peter Bethlenfalvy, MPP for Pickering-Uxbridge, announced that Ontario’s Government for the People is investing approximately $1 million to improve services for patients at the Uxbridge Cottage Hospital site of the Markham Stouffville Hospital (MSH).
February is heart month and in commemoration, Markham Stouffville Hospital (MSH) lead cardiologist Dr. Joseph Minkowitz and cardiac nurse practitioner Sue Feltham are providing tips on how to reduce the risk of heart disease.