May 2014

Monthly Archives

  • 50-years-of-caring

    Celebrating 50 Years of Caring

    November 2013 marked 50 years of caring for our Hospital. Upon reflection of the past, much has changed, yet one thing continues to remain  constant  at  Mackenzie Health; a long-standing tradition of providing the best possible quality of care for patients and their families in  our community.  Thanks to the dedication  and commitment  of staff, […]

  • George Sytnyk is Mackenzie Health’s Multi-faith Chaplain, who has a background in Educational Administration and Pastoral Care.
He and his wife Lucy have five children and four grandchildren.

    Ask An Expert: Spiritual Care

    George Sytnyk is Mackenzie Health’s Multi-faith Chaplain, who has a background in Educational Administration and Pastoral Care. He and his wife Lucy have five children and four grandchildren. There is growing recognition in healthcare that spiritual care is an integral component of healing in a patient’s continuum of care, complementing medical initiatives and procedures. Mackenzie […]

  • Tina Tehranchian, MA,
CFP, CLU, CHFC, Senior
Financial Planner and Branch Manager at Assante Capital Management Ltd. in Richmond Hill

    Leaving Your Legacy

    Did you know that you can invest in the health of your family and future generations while substantially reducing taxes payable to your estate? Planned giving opportunities allow you to create a lasting legacy and give a philanthropic gift that keeps on giving after you are gone. Gifting a life insurance policy is  a  common […]

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    Shoppers Drug Mart Tree of Life

    Twelve Shoppers Drug Mart stores across York Region participated in the 12th Annual Shoppers Drug Mart Tree of Life Campaign. Thanks to the support of customers and employees at these  particular  locations, over $16,000 was raised for medical equipment and priority projects for Mackenzie Health’s Woman and Child program. Women, grandmothers, new mothers, mothers to […]

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    Vaughan in Motion Gala

    It was a night of glitz and glamour, complete with movie stars of then and now. Costumes and all, the real stars of the evening were the guests and event organizers from the Vaughan In Motion Hollywood Gala to Cure Cancer held in February. The Hollywood themed evening encouraged guests to dress as their favourite […]

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    RBC Events In Our Region

    On behalf of all our staff and physicians, thank you for sharing your warm messages of appreciation. Your generous donations are ensuring that Mackenzie Health can continue to deliver exceptional compassionate care. THANK YOU! RBC Vaughan and Richmond Hill employees are very devoted to their year- round efforts supporting Mackenzie Health through various charity events […]

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    Partsmart

    Jatinder Oberoi and wife Jeevan Oberoi, owners of Partsmart Auto Parts Inc. in Richmond Hill, presented a $5,000 donation to the Foundation in December. Both living and as a business owner in our region, the couple hopes their gift will inspire other community members and business leaders to support Mackenzie Health. The Foundation appreciates the […]

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    The Joy of Aging

    The fifth annual Joy of Aging was held in November at Riviera Parque Dining, Banquet and Convention Centre. Focused on healthy  aging  for  women, this year’s event featured presentations by  CTV’s Dr. Marla Shapiro and comedian, Judy Croon. Over $37,000 net was raised from this women focused event and has been directed towards the Foundation’s […]