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Posts tagged "@OttawaHospital"

  • Hands-on, meaningful work drives Cancer Centre volunteer

    Mike Soloski loves nothing more than the look of happiness and relaxation on patients’ faces when he helps them with their needs. Mike Soloski wanted to do meaningful, hands-on volunteer work in his retirement, and he found his niche at The Ottawa Hospital Cancer Centre. As he helps patients feel more comfortable and empowered, Soloski […]

  • Are you technostressed or technosavvy? 6 tips to balance techno-perils and techno-pleasures

    If you feel that technostress is interfering with your daily activities or your relationships, you may need to change some behaviours to make technology work for you.   Technostress can interfere with your daily activities or relationships. If you feel that’s happening to you, your coping system may need the free upgrade recommended by two […]

  • Fran Cosper’s long-distance recovery from Guillain Barré Syndrome

    Fran Cosper had three physiotherapy sessions a week in The Ottawa Hospital Rehabilitation Centre pool. “There’s something about visually seeing yourself walk and move in a weightless environment – it’s a mind-body connection,” said Cosper, who walked out of the centre in October. “That’s when the mind realizes ‘it’s possible.’ If you can visualize it, […]

  • Empowering teens to save lives: Governor General’s award for Dr. Maloney

    In recognition of his efforts to improve life-saving skills and services, Dr. Justin Maloney received the Meritorious Service Cross from Governor General Julie Payette in a ceremony at Rideau Hall on Dec. 12. Through the Advanced Coronary Treatment Foundation, Dr. Maloney has ensured that more than 3 million students have received CPR training. Photo courtesy […]