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Healthy eating for your heart

Details: Both types of fibre are important for good health. Increasing soluble fibre in your diet can help to lower the risk of heart disease by reducing bad LDL cholesterol levels. Soluble fibre is found in: • dried or canned beans, peas and lentils • whole grains such as oats, oat bran and barley • …

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Healthy eating for Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)

Details: Hamilton Health Sciences, 2009 PD 6092 – 11/2011 dpc/pted/PADHealthyEating-trh.doc dt/November 11, 2011: Healthy eating for Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) What does healthy eating for PAD mean to me? Healthy eating is an important part of a healthy lifestyle. Healthy

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Welcome to Acute Mental Health

Details: Acute Mental Health at St. Joseph’s Healthcare – Charlton Site consists of 2 units located in the Juravinski Innovation Tower on the 9th and 10th floors. Each unit has 30 beds for inpatients. The goal of the health care team is to provide a comfortable client centered environment where your health care needs are met with dignity and respect.

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Patient Education

Details: Patient Education. At St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton (SJHH) we strive to provide our patients and their caregivers with the vital information they need to assist in the treatment and management of their care. In this section you will find information and instructional guides prepared by members of our healthcare team and our community

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Patient Education: A-E

Details: Asthma - Air Pollution, Smog and Children with Asthma. Asthma - Aspirin, Pain Relievers, Cold and Fever Remedies and Arthritis Medications when you have asthma, rhinitis or nasal polyps. Asthma Diary. Asthma - Family Asthma Education Program (brochure) Asthma and Pregnancy.

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Patients & Visitors

Details: Whether you are a patient or a visitor, we understand that being in a hospital can sometimes make you feel uncertain. At St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton we strive to make your experience with us as positive as possible. During your visit or stay, your health, safety, comfort, and that of your loved ones are our priorities. Your Visit or Stay.

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Outpatient Pharmacies

Details: Together with a team of pharmacy assistants and technicians, the pharmacies provide prescriptions as well as up-to-date information to ensure patients are fully equipped with the knowledge and support required to meet all their health product needs.

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Peer Support Groups

Details: Book an orientation session to learn about Mental Health and Addiction Programs and available support and resources for families. This program is by registration only and is run several times a month. Please call for dates and available times. 905-521-2100 ext. 35599.

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Depo Antipsychotics

Details: Tell all health care providers such as nurses, doctors or dentists that you take this medication if you get emergency care or go for surgery. It is best to carry a Medication Alert card with you. Always check with your doctor or pharmacist before taking any

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Privacy & Information Security

Details: St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton (“SJHH”), Health Information Management (“HIM”) Department manages the collection, use, storage, retention and access to your personal health information record for patient care, research, planning and quality/risk management.

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Faculty and Supervisors

Details: Tel: 905-522-1155, ext. 39874. E-Mail: [email protected] Dr. Pawluk is a Psychologist at the Anxiety Treatment and Research Clinic (ATRC) at St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton. She received her PhD in Clinical Psychology from Ryerson University and completed a Postdoctoral Fellowship in Clinical Psychology at the ATRC.

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Privacy at St. Joe's

Details: NRC Health acts on our behalf to gather feedback about your experience with the care you received, our facilities and our physicians, staff and volunteers. Many other local hospitals also collaborate with NRC Health – however, when working with us at St. Joe’s,

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Medical Emergency

Details: a Mental Health Crisis; First and foremost, in a life-threatening emergency, call 9-1-1 immediately. Hamilton hospitals posting wait times for emergency care. You can look up the average length of time it will take to see a doctor or nurse practitioner in Hamilton’s Emergency Departments (ED) and Urgent Care Centres (UCC).

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Code of Conduct/Standards of Behaviour

Details: St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton’s (SJHH) Mission commits us to live the legacy of the Sisters of St. Joseph Hamilton by providing compassionate, sensitive care to our patients and their families. In order to live this mission and to operate effectively, SJHH has established standards of conduct and performance aligned with SJHH’s Values and C.A.R.E. Standards of Behaviour (Compassion

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Nephrology Outpatient Clinics

Details: •Manage your symptoms and health issues •Decide on treatment option choices •Personalize care to meet your needs. •Assist with medication counselling with respect to family planning, fertility, and contraception •Vaccination review. Map and Directions. The GN Specialty Clinic is located on: 4th Floor Marian Building Charlton Campus

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Submitting an FOI Request

Details: Under FIPPA, individuals may request access to any records in the custody or control of the hospital. Generally, FIPPA applies to any information outside of health records subject to the Personal Health Information Protection Act (PHIPA). SJHH will disclose information, subject to limited and specific exceptions set out in FIPPA.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Details: A health record is a confidential compilation of pertinent facts of an individual’s health history, including all past and present medical conditions, illnesses and treatments, with emphasis on the specific events affecting the patient during the current episode of care.

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Virtual Appointments with an Emergency Department Physician

Details: If you are having suicidal thoughts or experiencing a mental health crisis, call the 24-hour Crisis Outreach and Support Team (COAST) at 905.972.8338 if you are in the Hamilton area or go to your nearest Emergency Department. For all other mental health concerns, the first access point should always be your family physician if you have one.

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Our Medical Leadership

Details: Hamilton Museum of Mental Health Care. Redeveloping The West 5th Campus. Our Stories. Media Room. Publications. Social Media. Corporate Social Media Policy. Public Social Media Policy. Video Resources. Risk, Legal & Medical Affairs. Medical Staff Association. Our Executive Team. Our Alumni. Freedom Of Information.

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Precautions after Out-patient Radioactive Iodine (I-131

Details: • These guidelines depend on your personal health history. Before your treatment begins talk to the doctor who ordered the test about: • when to start and stop sucking sour candy • the amount of fluid you should drink More home guidelines: Time The less time you spend around other people the better. This is …

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Welcome to the Alternate Level of Care Unit (ALC)

Details: The members of your health care team are: You and your Family Patients and family members provide valuable information and support. We encourage you to talk with members of the health care team often. Most Responsible Physician (MRP) The physician responsible for patients on ALC is known as the MRP. He or she consults with the team about issues

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Patient Education: F-J

Details: Family Asthma Education Program. Fecal Incontinence - The Continence Program. Fecal Microbiota Transplant (FMT) Feeding Tube - Deciding About Tube Feeding: A guide for you, as a patient, or your Substitute Decision-Maker (s) Feeding Tube - When you have a Feeding Tube: A guide for you, family and friends. Femoral-Popliteal Bypass Surgery.

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Covid 19: Mental Health Services for HCW

Details: The COVID-19 Mental Health Support Team offers confidential support for healthcare workers through quick access to a trained mental health clinician from SJHH. Our team includes nurses, social workers, psychologists, psychiatrists, and psychotherapists. They will connect with you and listen. You can share your fears, concerns, and struggles

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Community Referral Form

Details: St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton (“SJHH”) cannot control what services or systems other providers use and the security of outside electronic communication is not guaranteed. Because of this, it is possible that communications sent to and from SJHH by patients, community agencies or another health care provider may be seen by others.

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Environmental Sustainability

Details: The human health risks posed by declining climate stability and resource scarcity could not be more real in light of the United Nation’s (UN) declaration that 2014 was globally the warmest year on record. Recognizing the direct health impacts of climate change,

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Food & Drink

Details: The Daily Grind Coffee Service provides both hot and cold drinks and snacks including cookies, tarts, cheese and crackers, chips, chocolate bars, gum and a variety of candy. Hours of Operation: Monday – Thursday: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

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Kidney Disease and Your Diet

Details: Your health care provider may prescribe a medication called Kayexalate. This medication helps remove potassium. It binds to potassium in your stomach and excretes it in your bowel movements. How do I know how much potassium I should eat? The amount of potassium you need depends on: how much potassium you eat now

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