On April 6, 2021, Laurent Crevier came to the Lakeshore Oncology Department to have his 26th chemotherapy treatment. It was also Oncology Nursing Day and Mr. Crevier kindly accepted to take the time to pay tribute to the staff of the Lakeshore Oncology Department. This is Laurent’s story.
Mrs. Okker recounts her husband’s experience at the Lakeshore General Hospital during COVID-19, when visitors were not allowed. Watch the video.
Going to the Oncology Clinic felt like a tea party! My name is Gwen and I have been very healthy all my life. I had never set foot in hospital for 65 years! In 2019, I felt some abnormal symptoms, so I went to the Lakeshore General Hospital. Shortly after, I was diagnosed with cancer.
My name is Melanie and I have been working at Lakeshore General Hospital for 15 years. I have always wanted to work in healthcare and started as an orderly at the age of 19.
My name is Indrajit Mistry and I am 75 years old. I have many health problems, including kidney failure and diabetes. Between 2013 and 2016, I was hospitalized 42 times! The Lakeshore General Hospital has always been there for me, and has even saved my life.