Posted on Friday, July 09, 2021 11:03 AM
Ottawa — The following letter has been sent to the affected families and patients. If you did not receive this letter, you are not affected.
5 July 2021
Dear CHEO patient and family,
It is very important to everyone at CHEO that we protect the privacy and confidentiality of your health information. In order for us to be able to provide the best care for you and your family, you must feel comfortable sharing your personal health information with our health care providers....
Posted on Monday, June 28, 2021 02:33 PM
The Kids Come First Health Team has created a super-useful, one-page info sheet to help camps and their counsellors recognize and support children and youth with mental health concerns.
“Supporting Youth Mental Health” provides:
- what to watch for,
- helpful coping strategies,
- ideas about who to turn to for support,
- how to start conversations about mental health and
- ways to connect with care options.
Many camp counsellors are youth, themselves. This handout will provide them a way to support children...
Posted on Wednesday, June 23, 2021 03:30 PM
* Joint Announcement *
Dr. Bernard Jasmin, Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa (uOttawa), and Dr. Lindy Samson, Chief of Staff and Chief Medical Officer for CHEO, are pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Mona Jabbour as Interim Chair of the Department of Pediatrics at the uOttawa Faculty of Medicine and Interim Chief of the Department of Pediatrics at CHEO for a two-year term effective July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2023....
Posted on Monday, June 14, 2021 11:10 AM
June 14, 2021—OTTAWA— Today, the Kids Come First Health Team officially launched 1Call1Click.ca, a unique service in Canada that makes it easier for children, youth and families of Eastern Ontario to find the care they need for mental health and addiction.
The 1Call1Click.ca initiative coordinates more than 20 organizations offering mental health and addiction care for children, youth and their families — addressing a need that families and Kids Come First Health Team partners across the region have...
Posted on Wednesday, June 09, 2021 09:48 AM
Did you receive your first COVID-19 vaccine at CHEO? Here is what you can expect for your second dose:
The Kids Come First Health Team will be holding vaccination clinics at CHEO for individuals who received their first dose at CHEO. These clinics continue to be offered based on the criteria established by Provincial guidelines and the availability of the vaccine.
What do these guidelines mean?
- To facilitate a safer return to school in September, all youth and adolescents (25 years of...