Thought Leader Session feat. Carolyn Karle (June 3)

Carolyn Karle from the DEK Foundation will present on Monday, June 3, from 12:00 p.m. to 12:30 p.m. in ICP Main Meeting Room 2178.

Staff Appreciation BBQ (June 13)

All Hospital staff, Health Research Institute staff, professional staff and volunteers are invited to join us for food and camaraderie as we celebrate the work that has been accomplished in the first two years of our Strategic Plan 2026.

Sodexo Canada Presents: Indigenous Chef Event with Chef Paul Natrall (June 6)

In celebration of Indigenous Month (June), Sodexo Canada is honored to host a unique event featuring our esteemed Love of Food Ambassador and Indigenous Chef, Paul Natrall.

Internal Medicine Rounds (June 4)

Participants will be able to diagnose autoimmune encephalitis appropriately and on time, based on the new Canadian consensus guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of autoimmune encephalitis.

Bike Tune Ups (May 29 & 30)

Bike tune-ups are happening at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre. The friendly and knowledgeable staff from Fresh Air and Rollin’ Thunder are prepped and ready to offer a Level 1 Pit Stop bike tune-up for TBRHSC staff.

Department Equipment Purge (All Departments)

Support Services would like to extend an opportunity for departments to purge equipment, furniture, electronics or other items that are of no further use nor will be of any use in future.

Bariatric Surgery Information Session (June 3)

Join Dr. Scott Cassie and Dr. Julie Riendeau to talk about the journey to bariatric surgery.

Survey available until May 30th

There’s still time to provide your feedback to help Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre address, remove and prevent barriers for persons with disabilities.

Celebrating National Biomedical Engineering Week

During National Biomedical Engineering Week (May 19-25), we acknowledged the important role of Biomedical Engineering Services in Ontario’s health care system.

GroupWise Messenger to Webex

With the transition to Outlook, we need to retire GroupWise Messenger and ask that you start using Webex Messaging.

Nurses’ Attitudes Towards Patients Who Use Substances in the Hospital Setting

The first Anti-Stigma, Substance Use and Addictions, Thought Leader Session was held on May 16th. Andrea Raynak, Director of Nursing at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences, presented on nurses’ attitudes towards patients who use substances in the hospital setting.

Falls Prevention Campaign

This week, the Falls Prevention Committee will have a campaign to educate staff on their role to play in falls prevention.

Good Morning Innovation (June 4)

This event will bring like-minded, curious, and creative people together, in order to encourage collaboration and help put their ideas in motion. Nominated staff will present and share their innovations with their colleagues.

Repairing the Sacred Circle: An Indigenous Cultural Awareness and Education Primer

We are pleased to invite all staff to take part in our new cultural safety training session titled “Repairing the Sacred Circle: An Indigenous Cultural Awareness and Education Primer”.

Courtyard Closure (May 27 – June 10)

Please be aware that Maintenance will be conducting repairs in the courtyard by the 1A Unit starting Monday, May 27 and lasting until Monday, June 10.

Employee Giving Committee Holds Its First Appreciation Luncheon in Four Years

The Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Foundation’s Employee Giving Committee, dedicated to supporting Hospital staff who choose to make donations via payroll deduction, celebrated on Monday, May 21st, by hosting its first appreciation luncheon since 2019.

Professional Staff Calendar (June 2024)

Attached is the Professional Staff Calendar for June 2024. Any revisions made to the calendar will be posted to the Intranet and to the bulletin board in the Professional Staff Lounge.

Retirements in Diagnostic Imaging

Please be advised that Craig Willson, Manager of Diagnostic Imaging – CT, Mammography, General & Interventional Radiology & X-Ray Safety Officer, and Sandra Willson, Manager of Diagnostic Imaging – MRI, Ultrasound, Nuclear Medicine & Clerical & Radiation Safety Officer will both be retiring.

Celebrating 20 Years of TBRHSC: 2013 Milestones

We’re celebrating 20 years of Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre (TBRHSC). Throughout the year, we’ll be taking a trip down memory lane to revisit some of our most significant milestones.

Celebrating TBRHSC’s 20th Anniversary: Tell us your story (Patient Billing)

As part of our year-long 20th anniversary celebration, we asked the leaders in our Hospital to share their stories and highlight the growth and evolution of their team, program and the services they provide. This week’s feature: Patient Billing.

Nursing Resource Team – Leadership changes

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Kristie Scalzo as the Manager – Nursing Resource Team and Maria Talarico as the Coordinator – Nursing Resource Team. Both changes will take effect on May 20, 2024.

Memo: Auditorium B – Projector and Audio is Down

Please note that the Projector and Audio components are not working in Auditorium B. We are working on a permanent solution to fix the issue.

Successful Allied Health Preceptor Workshop

The purpose of this workshop was to support preceptorship and ensure that health professionals feel prepared to support students throughout the organization.

Spring Up to Clean Up (May 31)

Our Hospital’s Green Team is
proud to be participating in
EcoSuperior’s 28th Annual
Spring Up to Clean up initiative.