Category: Healthcare Heroes

3 months ago

ICU doctor Kevin Patterson answers your COVID-19 related questions

A Canadian ICU doctor responds to COVID-19 questions in this Q&A facilitated by The Walrus magazine.
3 months ago

Toronto doctors and researchers create ICU training guide for health care professionals fighting COVID-19

The website helps non-ICU medical professionals redeployed from other specialties brush up on the skills needed to treat critically ill patients.
3 months ago

This ICU doctor raised over $30,000 to feed frontline health care workers

Dr. Kwadwo Kyeremanteng and colleagues were inspired after a donation of meals brought about a surge in morale.
3 months ago

Ontario therapists offer free support to frontline health care workers impacted by COVID-19

Over 800 licensed therapists have joined The Ontario COVID-19 Mental Health Network.
3 months ago

Montreal 3D printing company pivots to make face shields for healthcare workers

Through a partnership with local medical specialists, AON3D has already delivered hundreds of units to front-line healthcare workers at Montreal General Hospital.
4 months ago

Canadian who developed a low-cost ventilator makes his design available for free

Retired medical professional John Strupat of London, ON wants his design to be available for "anyone from anywhere."
4 months ago

Montreal foundation hosts ventilator design contest

Global innovators compete to create life-saving designs, the best of which will receive a $200,000 prize.
4 months ago

Fanshawe College shares ventilators used for teaching with local hospitals

With the campus closed, a faculty member said leaving the ventilators unused "didn't make any sense."
4 months ago

Un médecin canadien double la capacité des ventilateurs

En préparation pour l'éventuelle vague de la COVID-19, Dr Gauthier double la capacité des soins par ventilateurs dans son hôpital à Perth, Ontario.
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