Hospitalists at SMH Raise $11,650 for Starfish Pack Program

30 Members of the Surrey Memorial Hospital (SMH) Hospitalist Group, have dug deep and provided personal contributions totaling $11,650, to the Starfish Pack Program in Surrey. This fundraising was organized by Dr. Baldeep Toor, who was aware that the Starfish project was having difficulty fundraising in this difficult period.  Starfish is a weekend food program offering […]

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 […]

High five your health care provider

A version of this article first posted on Fraser Health News. This week’s High Fives go out to our amazing people at Chilliwack General Hospital, Delta Hospital and Surrey Memorial Hospital. Want to send a high five to your health care provider or Fraser Health team member? Leave a comment below or email For Surrey […]

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 […]