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Code Orange
Code Orange: Inside The Ottawa Hospital’s response

Extraordinary teamwork helped save lives after a community tragedy.

New head of cancer research, Dr. Rebecca Auer, sits at a table with a patient.
Surgeon-scientist named new head of cancer research

Patients inspire Dr. Rebecca Auer, leader of more than 300 cancer researchers.

Dr. Adam Sachs stands in front of a green background wearing virtual reality head gear and holding virtual reality wands.
3-D virtual reality could help treat Parkinson’s

New technology shows patients’ brains like never before.

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Building ownership for the new campus

Community Engagement Group takes deep dive into what matters to the public.

Patient Harold Black smiles as he sits between Dr. Philip Wells (left) and Dr. Marc Carrier (right).
Research helps cancer patients avoid dangerous blood clots

Hospital-led clinical trial is changing cancer care around the world.

Megan Ellis, Indigenous Program Coordinator, holds a blanket and wears a red sash to show her Métis heritage.
Blanket Exercise teaches staff about colonization

New awareness can improve care for Indigenous patients.

Emergency physician and scientist Dr. Venkatesh Thiruganasambandamoorthy smiles at a patient.
Guideline catches life-threatening conditions that cause fainting

Study reveals how long patients should be monitored.

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Best care close to home

Three new health centres open thanks to community support.

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Surgeons save woman’s uterus thanks to 3D printing

Technology helps surgeons remove 50 tumours.

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The Ottawa Hospital’s research impact continues to grow

Researchers publish more scientific papers with greater impact than ever before.

Angie Hampson stands behind her son, Charlie. She carries a thick blue binder in one hand and a cell phone with the MyChart app in the other
Goodbye heavy binders; Hello MyChart

Patients can access their health records securely on their digital devices.

This video explains the features and benefits of the Epic digital health network
Welcome to a new era in health care

Tell your story once, and wherever you go in our partner network, your care team is connected and ready to help.