Former Dragon donates to TEGH

Canadian entrepreneur and former member of CBC’s The Dragon’s Den, W. Brett Wilson, recently donated $100,000 to Toronto East General Hospital’s Regional Robotic Surgical and Teaching Program, and is issuing a challenge to others to match it. Wilson, himself a prostate cancer survivor, was in the Beach with his sons for a volleyball tournament five […]

Police/hospital mental health team funded

East End residents dealing with a mental health crisis will soon have a team dedicated to helping them, after a proposal from Toronto East General Hospital (TEGH) and Toronto Police Service’s 55 and 54 Divisions was recently approved by the Toronto Central Local Health Integration Network. The hospital had twice previously requested funding for a […]

TEGH redevelopment gets city approval

The Toronto East General Hospital (TEGH) is a step closer to seeing its new state-of-the-art facility being developed. On July 12 City Council approved the rezoning plan for the proposed redevelopment of the hospital. “This is very exciting news,” said Rob Devitt, President and CEO of TEGH. “The approval of the rezoning plan is a […]