SMH hospitalist program subject of information sessions
Stevenson Memorial Hospital CEO Annette Jones will host two information
sessions this week about the new hospitalist program, Tuesday,
September17, 7 pm - 8 pm and Thursday, September 19, 2 pm - 3 pm at St.
John's United Church, 56 Victoria St. E., Alliston.
Speakers will include Dr. Liesbet Jansen, one of Stevenson's full-time
hospitalists and there will be time for the public to ask questions.
Learn how the hospitalist model works, as the term "hospitalist" is
relatively new in Ontario, but the model of care has grown rapidly,
resulting in shortened lengths of stay, reduced costs and enhanced
The model was introduced at Stevenson in 2009 and recently expanded to
a three-physician model. Learn more about Stevenson's hospitalist
program at this information session.