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Posted Friday, October 05, 2018

Five and a half years ago, Bridgepoint moved from the old half-round building into a brand new purpose built hospital. Since then, the 10th  floor unit has remained unoccupied.
Earlier this week, the Honourable Christine Elliott, Minister of Health & Long-Term Care was at our Bridgepoint campus to announce some new health care funding. This included the funds to permanently open the 10th floor at Bridgepoint. Read more about it and check out a gallery of photos from...

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Posted Wednesday, September 26, 2018

C:\Users\sparrott\Desktop\MaRS-article-websiteOur Bridgepoint Active Healthcare campus is featured as part of MaRS Market Intelligence’s month-long series on innovative hospitals in Ontario. The article includes an interview with Jane Merkley, Executive Vice President, Chief Nursing Executive and Chief Operating Officer and Kate Wilkinson, Vice President, Quality and Clinical Programs as they reflect on the role design plays in creating a positive, hopeful environment for our patients and family caregivers.
Jane...

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Posted Thursday, August 30, 2018

C:\Users\sparrott\Desktop\09345_20180822_0067 (2)The patient and family BBQ has been a summer tradition at Bridgepoint for more than 20 years. Over 480 patients, families and friends came together to enjoy great music, delicious food and each other’s company.
Check out a gallery of photos here.

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Posted Friday, June 29, 2018

C:\Users\sparrott\Desktop\Michelle-Nelson_IMG_3325-1[1] A scientist at Bridgepoint’s Collaboratory for Research and Innovation (part of the Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute) is charting a new course for research to enhance rehabilitation care and outcomes for stroke patients with multiple medical conditions.
Dr. Michelle Nelson is the lead author on a paper published this month that defines a research agenda aiming to address the pressing need to enhance care for this increasingly complex patient population. In...

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Posted Tuesday, June 05, 2018

C:\Users\sparrott\Desktop\family presenceFor over a decade, Steven Reece has been an active member of his wife’s health care team both at home and in hospital. With a range of complex health conditions, Steven has been the one constant team member throughout his wife’s care. He is able to anticipate her needs and knows how important it is to keep her schedule of medications, exercise and appointments on track.
Steven’s wife has been a patient at Bridgepoint for a year, and the care and support that...

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