Faces of the QEH

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QEH volunteers make your heart smile!

When you see any of these three women in their QEH volunteer role, be sure to please take a moment to say hello and say ‘Thank Q’ for their many years of giving back to our community. Together, their combined volunteer hours total 19,000 hours, equivalent to almost ten years of full-time work. Read More

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Faces of the QEH – Paula Triantafillou

“At some point in time, everybody will need the services of the QEH.”

At 18 years and counting, Paula Triantafillou, RN, is the veteran of the Endoscopy Department in the QEH Ambulatory Care Centre. In that time she has seen Endoscopy evolve with many new therapies and procedures that are supported with state-of-the-art equipment and technologies. Read More

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Faces of the QEH – Rhonda Lewis

“I am forever grateful for the phenomenal team of health care professionals.”

As a registered nurse from Cable Head, PEI, Rhonda Lewis walked herself into the QEH, five days a week, for 23 years. Never did she think she’d be wheeled in from an ambulance. It was an ordinary day at home, except for a headache she couldn’t seem to shake. After being diagnosed with Crohn’s last fall she was getting used to having good days and bad. Read More

 

 

 

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Faces of the QEH – Bill Hogg

“As we age, health care becomes increasingly important”

Bill Hogg has been a monthly donor of the QEH Foundation since 2012. As with the majority of Islanders, he and his family have visited the QEH at some point. “Loved ones facing health challenges in both Heather and my families over the years required us to visit the hospital for a wide variety of services and tests.” Read More

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Faces of the QEH – Stephanie Bell

“It is truly an honour to work in this profession”

Family Medicine Resident Stephanie Bell knew early on that becoming a family doctor was her dream. Originally from Toronto, she chose the Island do complete her medical residency program. “I was keen to join a smaller residency program, in a smaller community that allowed me to gather experience in different scopes of practice,” says Stephanie. “I fell in love with the Island and the people pretty quickly and my partner and I have made our home here.” [Read more…]