Join Us for the 2016 Endowment Award Presentation

Please join us for a special afternoon in honour of innovation in child and family-centred care at SickKids at the 4th Annual HSC Nursing Alumnae Endowment Fund Event.

Venue: The Hospital For Sick Children (University Entrance)

             The John and Myrna Daniels Hollywood Theatre – Reception to follow

in the Rotunda.

Date: Tuesday, November 8th, 2016

Time: 1:00 – 3:00 PM

RSVP by October 31 to Jessica Kennedy at 416-813-8300

See you there!

 Updates on the two projects funded in 2015 will be presented

  • Good 2 Go To Transition
    • Teens with chronic health conditions can experience negative health outcomes when they leave SickKids and start their health care as an adult. Funds were used to test a toolkit designed to help nurses teach teens about the transition to adult services.
  • Prevention and Management of Paediatric PIV-related Harm
    • Paediatric peripheral intravenous (PIV) are most common used intravenous device in hospital patients. Low risk however complication can develop. Funs used to develop a quality improvement initiative to reduce rate and severity of harm.