North York General Hospital Joins ACES

Laura PaivalainenProgramme/Project Milestones

North York General Hospital is now live in ACES! With the addition of both the General Site and Branson Site of North York General Hospital, ACES now covers 14 acute care hospitals in Toronto. Together these hospitals add to the comprehensive public health surveillance for the City of Toronto and will be of great value to surveillance activities during the … Read More

Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit Joins ACES

Laura PaivalainenProgramme/Project Milestones

With the recent additions of Ross Memorial Hospital and the two hospital sites for Haliburton Highlands Health Services, the Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit is now the 26th health unit participating in the ACES system. The addition of these three acute care hospitals enables public health surveillance of emergency department visits and admissions in this region and assists … Read More

The Hospital for Sick Children Joins ACES

Laura PaivalainenProgramme/Project Milestones

ACES coverage in the GTA continues to grow with the recent addition of The Hospital for Sick Children onto the system.  With 12 Toronto hospitals now participating in ACES, there is capacity for comprehensive public health surveillance of acute care visits in the City of Toronto. The data provided by these hospitals enhances our ability to monitor for public health … Read More

Three Hospitals and Two Health Units in Eastern Ontario Join ACES

Laura PaivalainenProgramme/Project Milestones

The ACES project continues to expand into Eastern Ontario.  Carleton Place and District Memorial Hospital, Queensway Carleton Hospital, and Arnprior and District Memorial Hospital have all officially become connected to the ACES system. With these additions, two new Health Units are now also participating in ACES – Ottawa Public Health and Renfrew County and District Health Unit. The addition of … Read More

Inaugural Meeting of the ACES Advisory Council

Laura PaivalainenProgramme/Project Milestones

The first ever ACES Advisory Council meeting took place on October 27, 2014. Members of the Council include representatives from Public Health Ontario, local public health units, hospitals, the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care, and the South East LHIN. The ACES Advisory Council will be invaluable for guiding the current and future directions of ACES and we thank … Read More

Toronto East General Hospital Joins ACES

Laura PaivalainenProgramme/Project Milestones

Progress with the ACES project continues to grow as Toronto East General Hospital officially became connected to the system earlier this week. Toronto East General Hospital is now the 11th hospital in Toronto to participate in ACES. Together these hospitals contribute to comprehensive public health surveillance of acute care visits for the City of Toronto and improve our ability to … Read More

Sault Area Hospital Joins ACES

Laura PaivalainenProgramme/Project Milestones

The ACES project continues to expand with the recent addition of Sault Area Hospital onto the surveillance system. Sault Area Hospital is now the forth hospital in the Algoma district to participate in the project, adding to existing partners Blind River District Health Centre, Lady Dunn Health Centre, and St. Joseph’s General Hospital. With the addition of Sault Area Hospital, … Read More

Durham Public Health and Area Hospitals Join ACES

Paul BelangerProgramme/Project Milestones

With partners Durham Public Health and Lakeridge Health, the ACES project continues to expand with the addition today of three (3) acute care hospitals in Durham Region. The sites include Oshawa, Port Perry, and Bowmanville. Together, these three sites provide comprehensive public health surveillance of acute care visits for Durham Public Health and improve our ability to monitor for public … Read More

18-June-2013: Seven Southwestern Ontario Hospitals Join ACES

Paul BelangerProgramme/Project Milestones

The ACES project continues to expand its geographic footprint across Ontario, today making important inroads in Southwestern Ontario as seven (7) hospitals go live on ACES. The hospitals include Windsor Regional, Hotel Dieu, Leamington District, Bluewater Health in Sarnia and Petrolia, and Chatham-Kent Health Alliance in Chatham and Wallaceburg. Together, these seven hospitals provide comprehensive public health surveillance of acute … Read More

13-September-2007: 3D Mapping of Kingston General Hospital

Paul BelangerProgramme/Project Milestones

QUESST, affiliated with Kingston, Frontenac and Lennox & Addington (KFL&A) Public Health are collaborating with SSMIC (Sault Ste. Marie Innovation Centre) to generate a 3-D GIS rendering of Kingston General Hospital (KGH). QUESST is interested in viewing staff respiratory and gastrointestinal-related occupational health visits by departments (according to wings and floors) of KGH designated as patient care areas. Colour coordinated … Read More