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COVID-19 INFORMATION FOR PATIENTS AND FAMILIES


To help protect our people, patients, residents and communities, we are screening everyone who enters our main hospital buildings. Some of our entrances may be closed or have reduced access.

Please check our COVID-19 information page for more updates before coming to our sites.

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STATEMENT REGARDING VOLUNTARY MANAGEMENT AGREEMENT OF COPERNICUS LODGE LONG TERM CARE HOME

(Jan. 13, 2021) – Effective Jan. 11, Unity Health Toronto has taken over responsibility to temporarily manage Copernicus Lodge under a Voluntary Management Agreement with Ontario’s Ministry of Long-Term Care.  Unity Health’s temporary management of Copernicus Lodge is limited to the long-term care home and does not include oversight of the senior apartments.

TEN GREAT THINGS THAT HAPPENED THIS WEEK

(Jan. 21, 2021) – Each week, we’re sharing a list of 10 great things that happened this week.

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Unity Health launches pilot to vaccinate shelter clients and staff

(Jan, 18, 2021) – Clients of a small number of Toronto-area shelters will receive the COVID-19 vaccine as part of a new pilot project that will produce a playbook to help guide the eventual province-wide effort to protect people experiencing homelessness.

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Dr. Yeni Yucel’s #OneBurningQuestion: Can the eye unlock secrets to ALS?

(Jan. 14, 2021) – Every discovery starts with a question. For Dr. Yeni Yucel, a Neuropathologist and Scientist at the Keenan Research Centre for Biomedical Science, the eye – and in particular, the retina – is the root of his curiosity.

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GENEROSITY AND SUPPORT FROM OUR COMMUNITY

thank you. we're in this together. As the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve, our teams at Unity Health Toronto are working to ensure we are prepared to support our patients and keep everyone inside and around our hospitals safe.
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January 7, 2021: Statement from Unity Health Toronto

December 23, 2020: Ten great things that happened this week

December 20, 2020: An urgent statement from hospitals in the Greater Toronto Area

December 18, 2020: Unity Health Toronto physician leads GTA Hospital Incident Management System

December 17, 2020: ‘You have made a huge difference’: St. Joseph’s and St. Michael’s sites recognized by Trillium Gift of Life Network

December 17, 2020: Ten great things that happened this week

December 17, 2020: Unity Health Toronto ranked among top 15 research hospitals in Canada

December 14, 2020: COVID-19 Assessment Centres at St. Michael’s and St. Joseph’s have adapted to ethically test children

December 11, 2020: How Patient and Family Partners are helping to make Unity Health Toronto’s vision a reality

December 10, 2020: Ten great things that happened this week

December 10, 2020: Dr. Michael Cusimano’s #OneBurningQuestion: How do we stop injury?

December 3, 2020: Ten great things that happened this week

December 1, 2020: Fifth annual Research Month Awards celebrate those who ‘have left a lasting imprint’ on research at Unity Health