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St. Michael’s Hospital

At St. Michael’s Hospital, we are committed to partnering with patients, families, and caregivers throughout their healthcare experience. There are several Patient and Family Councils (PFCs) at St. Michael’s…

Virtual awards ceremony celebrates the work of St. Michael’s staff during COVID-19

By Anna Wassermann Since COVID-19 began, many annual celebrations at St. Michael’s Hospital have been cancelled or postponed to ensure the safety of our people and patients. But on Sept….

‘Never-before-seen opportunity’: How our scientists tackled a new and present threat

By Ana Gajic Starting in March and lasting until the summer, COVID-19 disrupted one of Unity Health’s pillars: Research. At the time, few Unity Health researchers were focused on…

Indigenous researchers receive $2.6 million grant from Merck Canada Inc. for Indigenous maternal and child health program in Ontario

Dr. Janet Smylie A unique Indigenous-led, community-hospital-university-private sector partnership to enhance Indigenous maternal and child health will address some of the underlying causes of health inequity through an innovative…

When things go wrong: Learning from patient safety incidents

By Anne Trafford, vice-president Quality, Performance and IT Anne Trafford, vice-president Quality, Performance and IT St. Michael’s first responsibility and priority is to keep our patients safe. We are relentless…

Our Shared Values Awards recipients shine brightly

By Emily Dawson Beth Johnson and Tim Rutledge greeted staff as they arrived for work on St. Michael’s Feast Day. (Photos by Katie Cooper) St. Michael’s Hospital has an enduring…

Eight researchers at MAP Centre for Urban Health Solutions receive more than $18 million in federal funding

By Anna Wassermann Eight researchers at St. Michael’s Hospital’s MAP Centre for Urban Health Solutions have received more than $18 million in federal funding from recent Canada Research Chair allocations…

Patient Safety Indicators

At Unity Health Toronto, we take your safety seriously and we are committed to providing you with high quality health-care services. We have a number of practices in place…

Education

2020 Award Winners Celebrating our Education Week winners By Selma Al-Samarrai Every year, we celebrate our learners and educators at Unity Health Toronto through site-specific academic achievement awards ceremonies. This…

Sharing the load: How Unity Health Toronto is contributing to the COVID-19 pandemic response

By Jessica Cabral Ontario’s hardest-hit hospitals have transferred hundreds of patients in recent weeks as wave 3 puts a heavy burden on Ontario’s health system. Unity Health Toronto has…

What is Operational Readiness?

By Selma Al-Samarrai Director of Operational Readiness, Margaret Moy Lum-Kwong has worked closely with the Respirology Unit’s Director, Joyce Fenuta as they prepare for the unit’s future move into the…

Surgery

Unity Health’s Surgical Program is a leader in its field, providing high quality care to meet the needs of the diverse communities we serve. We offer a wide range of…