Prince William and Kate Speak to SMH Medical Staff

Prince William and Kate have spoken to staff at Fraser Health’s Surrey Memorial Hospital to hear about their experiences working to combat the Covid-19 outbreak. To mark Canada Day they thanked frontline workers across the country for their efforts in helping to protect and support their communities. The Duke and Duchess also discussed the impact […]

The fight to save patients from the coronavirus at Surrey Memorial Hospital

British Columbia has been in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic for weeks. But inside what is typically the province’s busiest emergency department, the silence is striking. On the front lines, Surrey Memorial Hospital is where many of the region’s most critically-ill COVID-19 patients are fighting to survive. “The real anxiety for me comes from the unknowns,” […]

Surrey Hospital To Start Emergency Physician Residency Program

Dr. Susan Barrio, an emergency physician at Surrey Memorial, is featured in the Vancouver Sun for her work in creating the new residency program for emergency medicine. The new program has been created for doctors who are already certified in family medicine but are interested in another year of training to become emergency medicine specialists. […]

Poster Showcase and AGM

Our MSA Poster Showcase took life on September 9th touring between JPOSCS and SMH. The 18 FE and PQI project posters were displayed at JPOSCS in the morning, the SMH Garedenway in the afternoon and finally at the Surrey Arts Gallery where the AGM was held. The display of our physician’s work sparked intrigue, conversation […]

JPOCSC Opening Hematology Clinic

What’s Happening? The New General Hematology Clinic will begin seeing patients starting August 1st, 2019. Outpatient Hematology consultation will occur within FHA in the 3rd floor Hematology clinic at Jim Pattison. Hematology treatments will be provided in 1st Floor Medical Day Care. Partnership with BC Cancer – Surrey and Surrey Memorial Hospital. Patients with a […]

Thank You Thursday

The Thank You’s are shining bright at SMH and JPOCSC! Thank you to Jagpal Chahal, Nurse, Emergency Department, SMH! You showed all members of the CATZ working team the amount of respect and caring you have for your patients by going above and beyond your duties as a primary caregiver when a visiting patient to […]

Thank You Thursday

BIG Congrats and Thank you to Martha Cloutier, Director, Clinical Operations, SMH! Congratulations to Martha Cloutier for reaching a very special milestone, her 30th service anniversary with Fraser Health Authority. You have been such a significant part of the Surrey Memorial Hospital Team, together we take pride in your accomplishments. Our achievements are made possible […]

Renewing physician-health authority teamwork in Fraser Health

The spirit of teamwork that once defined the culture of hospitals is on the road to renewal through BC’s Facility Engagement Initiative (FE). “When I look back to the ‘80s, I worked in hospitals where physicians were leaders and had good relationships with staff and administration,” says Dr. Dayan Muthayan, Executive Medical Director for Fraser […]