CIUSSS News

Teachers and students in the Mackay site cycling program celebrate after another successful lesson. Front from left: Gabriela, Sophia and Nathan. Standing: Kinesiologist Eric Parent (left) and Physiotherapist David Marcotte.

Freedom on two wheels

CIUSSS Rehabilitation team opens up the world of cycling to children with coordination disabilities Sophia Giraldo used to be afraid to ride a bike,…

Monique Perreault-Rousseau (seated) works at her weaving loom at the MAB-Mackay site. Joining her are (from left) are Volunteer Coordinator Mireille El-Asmar and volunteers Mary Austin, Dubravka Kusmic and Danyelle Brodeur.

Weaving dreams

Volunteers accompany people with visual impairments to create woven treasures Inside a workroom at MAB-Mackay, volunteers and participants are weaving magic—one strand of yarn…

Among the nurse clinicians on the Virtual Care team, (clockwise, from top left): Sandeep Swan, Marianne Villamor, Michelle Kosikowski and Zeenat Ashrafi. Inset (bottom right): Lara-Eloisa Marfa, Assistant Head Nurse.

Taking nursing into the digital frontier

Nurses play leading role in success of cutting-edge Virtual Care program Nurse Marianne Villamor assesses her patients with meticulous care: She checks their vital…