Awards

Awards

Holland Bloorview continues to earn industry accolades across a number of dimensions as noted below.

Greater Toronto's Top 2020 Employers

+10 consecutive years

Canada's Top Employers for Young People 2020

+9 consecutive years

Canada's Top 40 Research Hospital 2019

+8 consecutive years

Canada's Most Admired Corporate Cultures

+3 time winner

Accreditation Canada Stamp

+3 exemplary status

Top 40 Research Hospital
Holland Bloorview has been named one of Canada’s Top 40 Research Hospitals for the 7th year in a row. Holland Bloorview is ranked at #36 this year. Holland Bloorview is also ranked 1st in researcher intensity for small hospitals with spending less than $400 million and second in hospital intensity.

Greater Toronto’s Top Employers
Holland Bloorview has been named one of Greater Toronto’s Top Employers for the tenth consecutive year.

Top Employers for Young People
Holland Bloorview selected as one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People for the ninth consecutive year. Canada’s Top Employers for Young People is an annual award that recognizes employers who provide the nation’s best workplaces and programs for young people at the beginning of their careers.

Canada’s Most Admired Corporate Cultures from Waterstone
Holland Bloorview has been recognized for the third year in a row as one of the best-in-class Canadian organizations for having cultures that enhance performance and sustain a competitive advantage.

Silver – Green Hospital Scorecard
Holland Bloorview has once again been presented with a Green Hospital Scorecard Award. The Ontario Hospital Association’s Green Hospital Scorecard is a program designed to enable a high-level assessment of hospital’s environmental performance.

Canada’s Most Powerful Women Top 100 (Julia Hanigsberg)
Julia Hanigsberg named a Women’s Executive Network (WXN) 2019 Canada’s Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Award Winner presented by KPMG.

Gold Quill Award of Excellence from the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC).

Dear Everybody wins a Gold Quill Award of Excellence from the International Association of Business Communicators. IABC’s Gold Quill awards are the industry standard for communications excellence.

2019 Ovation Award of Merit from the IABC Toronto Chapter
The annual Dear Everybody campaign was awarded the Award of Merit from the IABC/Toronto’s OVATION Awards, offered to GTA communications professionals an opportunity to present their best work for feedback and recognition from their peers.

Innovative Team Award from The Beryl Institute quality, safety and performance (QSP) team
The quality, safety and performance (QSP) team wins The Beryl Institute’s Innovative Team Award for creating the Family Leader Accreditation Group (FLAG). The QSP team created FLAG to improve quality across Holland Bloorview by bringing clients and families together as full and equal partners.

Individual Awards

  • Health Promotion Canada mid-Career academic award for Dr. Amy McPherson
  • Division of Developmental Paediatrics Faculty Teaching Award for Dr. Amber Makino
  • Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Scholarship-Doctoral Award for Yash Patel
  • Daisy Award for extraordinary nursing care for Shevonne Thatham and Sarah Rumboldt
  • University of Toronto Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy-Fieldwork Recognition Award for Salma Kassam
  • Children’s Healthcare Canada, Outstanding Individual Contribution to Patient and Family Experience for Beth Dangerfield  

About Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital

group of clients and staff

At Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital we are creating a world of possibility for children and youth living with disabilities, medical complexity, illness and injury.

Renowned for our expertise in partnering with clients, we provide exceptional client- and family-centred care to over 8,000 families who come through our doors each year.

As a top 40 Canadian research hospital that is fully affiliated with the University of Toronto, our innovations, research, teaching and evidence-informed care impacts the lives of children and youth within our walls and around the globe.
We are leading and modeling social change by eliminating stigma aimed at kids and youth with disabilities.

Our goal: The most meaningful and healthy futures for all children, youth and families.

Together as a hospital, a team, and a community, we create the conditions for kids and youth with disabilities to have healthy and meaningful futures. Together we create a world of possibility.

Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital A teaching hospital fully affiliated with A teaching hospital fully affiliated with UofT Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Foundation

Holland Bloorview Kids
Rehabilitation Hospital

150 Kilgour Road
Toronto, ON M4G 1R8
416-425-6220
hollandbloorview.ca

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