SHN News

You can raise health care workers’ spirits by saying Thanks!

It only takes a second to say thanks. And, for hospital and health care workers across Ontario, being thanked by their patients, family members, and people in our communities means a lot.

This Thanksgiving season, YOU can boost health care workers spirits by joining the Ontario Hospital Association’s Say Thanks campaign

New & Renewed patient registration areas – construction has started!

SHN is extremely excited to have started construction on new and renewed patient registration areas at each of our three hospitals.

At the General and Birchmount hospitals, existing registration areas will be refreshed and self-serve registration kiosks will be installed.

At the Centenary hospital, we are constructing central registration areas with new self-serve kiosks in the Margaret Birch Wing and in the Admitting &

Local Scarborough politicians and SHN leaders standing infront of Birchmount Hospital

Ontario supporting Scarborough Health Network during COVID-19

Close to $27 million investment will help SHN provide high quality care to patients

 Scarborough, Ontario — The Scarborough Health Network is receiving more than $26.83 million fro the Ontario Government to provide high quality care to patients during this COVID-19 pandemic.

“The Scarborough Health Network has been at the centre of the COVID-19 pandemic from day one providing quality care for our sick and vulnerable,

Digital and mobile resources to cope with mental health – especially with back to school

Calling all bookworms!

Now that students are back into the swing of things, SHN is excited to share this Back-to-School Reading List. Curated by social workers for SHN’s mental health program, this list features a diverse set of articles and mobile apps to support the transition back to school during COVID-19.

Mobile apps for anxiety and depression:

  • Calm –