Hamilton Health Sciences

Type: Company
Name: Hamilton Health Sciences
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

CardioComm to provide HeartCheck to Rexall for trial

Mr. Etienne Grima reportsCARDIOCOMM SOLUTIONS TO LAUNCH HEARTCHECK(TM) TECHNOLOGY FOR ATRIAL FIBRILLATION SCREENING AND STROKE PREVENTION TRIAL IN CANADIAN REXALL PHARMACIES; CIHR, INDUSTRY AND HEART AND STROKE FUNDED STUDY WILL START WITH IN-PHARMACY ... [Published Stockwatch - 3 hours ago]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

UPDATE: Injuries in Grimsby crash

Two people were taken to hospital following a collision in Grismby between a dump truck and pickup early Monday morning.Emergency crews were called to the scene at Mud and Mountain Rds. at 6:13 a.m.Niagara Regional Police say an initial investigation ... [Published Thorold Edition - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 27 2014 - 1 reports

Calling CAS when child refused chemotherapy ‘premature,’ agency says

McMaster Children's Hospital should have done more to find a "less intrusive" solution to an aboriginal child refusing life-saving chemotherapy treatment before calling Brant Family and Children's Services to intervene, says the head of the children's ... [Published My Kawartha - Sep 27 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

96 patients in Hamilton test positive for Enterovirus D68

An outbreak of a virus that recently crossed the border from the United States has caused almost 100 children to fall ill in Hamilton.The enterovirus D68, or EV-D68, causes cold-like symptoms such as a runny nose, coughing, fever and muscle aches, but ... [Published Pulse 24 - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Woman in serious condition following head-on crash

Brant OPP say a woman was taken by air ambulance to Hamilton Health Sciences Hospital after receiving life-threatening injuries when the car she was driving collided with a tractor trailer on Ayr Road, north of Drumbo, at 5.19 p.m. on Tuesday.Ayr Road ... [Published Brantford Expositor - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Public needs to step up to preserve local events

Community events in Lincoln seem to be on the endangered list lately. By that, I mean largely non-commercial events that are family–oriented, teach you something, charge little or no admission fee and give something back.Yes, there’s the Canada Day Festival ... [Published Niagara This Week - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

New breast cancer diagnostic clinic at Hamilton’s Juravinski

Category: Hamilton, HealthTags: assessment, breast cancer, cibc, diagnostic, Dr. Ralph Meyer, hamilton, hamilton health sciences, health, juravinski hospital and cancer centre, treatmentHamilton Health Sciences opened their new state-of-the-art centre, ... [Published CHCH.com - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 2 reports

Pioneer Energy founder’s family makes $4M donation

Tags: charity, donation, hamilton community foundation, legacy, Murray Hogarth, pioneer energyA day after announcing the sale of Pioneer Energy for $378 million, the family of founder Murray Hogarth has made a huge charitable donation to an organization ... [Published CHCH.com - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Loopholes may sink lobbyist bylaw

Hamilton city council last week approved the city’s first compulsory lobbyist registry, to take effect in 2015.And while it is a good step toward greater transparency and accountability, the bylaw is far from perfect, and in fact creates several loopholes ... [Published Flamborough Review - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

14 cases of Enterovirus D-68 in Hamilton

Category: Hamilton, HealthTags: children, disease, Enterovirus D-68, hamilton, virusThe virus that’s sent dozens of children to hospital in Alberta and the U.S. is now in hamilton.Hamilton Health Sciences says there have been at least 14 cases of Enterovirus ... [Published CHCH.com - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Welland man charged in rainy July crash

A 24-year-old Welland driver injured in a collision two months ago has now been charged.Police at the time said the man was airlifted to Hamilton Health Sciences on July 8 after crashing his 2005 Mazda RX8 in heavy rain while driving on Forks Rd. near ... [Published Thorold Edition - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 06 2014 - Updated Sep 06 2014 - 1 reports

NRP investigating fatal collision in Welland

Niagara Regional Police say a 78-year-old woman died after a collision in Welland.Police say a car struck three vehicles before hitting a tree at the intersection of Thorold Road and Clare Avenue around 6:00 p.m.The 81-year-old male driver and the woman, ... [Published 1057 EZRrock - Sep 06 2014]

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"We are proud to be involved in this very unique and important project which is being implemented in stages due to its complexity. Awareness of the study, and announcements of the locations and dates for the Rexall-based, in-pharmacy screening will be supported largely by the Heart and Stroke Foundation through their website and social media promotion. Volunteers from the Heart and Stroke, and Hamilton Health Sciences along with C-SPIN study co-ordinators will be present in all participating Rexall Pharmacies and will be trained to use the HeartCheck(TM) ECG monitor for ECG screening of eligible subject. All ECGs will be uploaded through CardioComm Solutions' patent pending SMART Monitoring ECG service for interpretation by CardioComm Solutions ECG service and results provided to the C-SPIN coordinating centre. Physician office-based screening will be implemented next" said Etienne Grima, CEO of CardioComm Solutions
Katherine Hensel, Sault's lawyer, said: "For a hospital to purport to override an individual's and family's, and a community's decision-making with respect to the medical care of their children is a big problem."
"The concern about bleeding is often a distraction to the main game, which is to reduce suffering and death due to stroke" said Dr JohnJohn Eikelboom, a cardiovascular and hematology expert at McMaster University...

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CardioComm to provide HeartCheck to Rexall for ... [Published Stockwatch - 3 hours ago]
Should Hamilton worry about Ebola? [Published CBC - 5 hours ago]
UPDATE: Injuries in Grimsby crash [Published Thorold Edition - Sep 29 2014]
Calling CAS when child refused chemotherapy ‘pr... [Published My Kawartha - Sep 27 2014]
Stalemate: Deciding life or death [Published Toronto Star Online - Sep 27 2014]
96 patients in Hamilton test positive for Enter... [Published Pulse 24 - Sep 25 2014]
Authors revise death numbers in Pradaxa study a... [Published Hamilton Spectator - Sep 25 2014]
Transforming patient care in the midst of a crisis [Published Hospital News - Sep 24 2014]
Public needs to step up to preserve local events [Published Niagara This Week - Sep 24 2014]
Woman in serious condition following head-on crash [Published Brantford Expositor - Sep 24 2014]
Antidote for anticoagulant Pradaxa to be tested... [Published Hamilton Spectator - Sep 23 2014]
New breast cancer diagnostic clinic at Hamilton... [Published CHCH.com - Sep 22 2014]
Salim Yusuf Keynotes Kerala Medical Graduates C... [Published India-West - Sep 20 2014]
Ward 9 candidates square off in key Stoney Cree... [Published Stoney Creek News - Sep 19 2014]
Pioneer Energy founder’s family makes $4M donation [Published CHCH.com - Sep 19 2014]
News of Pioneer sale followed by news of $4M do... [Published My Kawartha - Sep 19 2014]
Loopholes may sink lobbyist bylaw [Published Flamborough Review - Sep 18 2014]
14 cases of Enterovirus D-68 in Hamilton [Published CHCH.com - Sep 18 2014]
UPDATE: Canada-wide health alert issued for res... [Published Hamilton Spectator - Sep 16 2014]
Welland man charged in rainy July crash [Published Thorold Edition - Sep 15 2014]
Health24.com | Too little and too much salt – b... [Published Health24 - Sep 12 2014]
Loopholes could sink Hamilton’s lobbyist registry [Published Stoney Creek News - Sep 12 2014]
Renwald: Doctor has the right touch for creatin... [Published Hamilton Spectator - Sep 11 2014]
CFHI And IHI Team Up To Improve Patient Experie... [Published TheStreet.com - Sep 09 2014]
CFHI and IHI Team Up to Improve Patient Experie... [Published TickerTech.com - Sep 09 2014]
The Use of Standardized, Evidence-Based Clinica... [Published CBS Detroit - Sep 09 2014]
Teen making steady progress after on-ice stroke [Published Hamilton Spectator - Sep 09 2014]
HEALTH: Stroke survivors sought for program study [Published Brantford Expositor - Sep 08 2014]
NRP investigating fatal collision in Welland [Published 1057 EZRrock - Sep 06 2014]
Intensive glycaemic control shows ischaemic hea... [Published MedWire News - Sep 05 2014]
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