First annual Pride flag-raising ceremony at Scarborough and Rouge Hospital
SCARBOROUGH, ON (Monday, June 11, 2018) – In honour and celebration of Pride Month, Scarborough and Rouge Hospital (SRH) will host its first-ever Pride flag-raising ceremony.
The Pride flag will fly at SRH’s Centenary site throughout the month to celebrate the LGBTQ+ community within the hospital and the community.
SRH Pride Celebration and Flag-Raising Ceremony
· Elizabeth Buller, President and CEO, SRH
· Dr. Dick Zoutman, Chief of Staff, SRH
· SRH staff, physicians, volunteers, community members, and patients
Location: SRH Centenary site, 2867 Ellesmere Rd. (Ellesmere Road and Neilson Road)
About Scarborough and Rouge Hospital
At Scarborough and Rouge Hospital (SRH), a quality patient experience comes first. Affiliated with the University of Toronto, SRH consists of three hospital sites (Birchmount, General, and Centenary) and five satellite sites in Scarborough. SRH delivers a broad spectrum of health services to one of the most diverse communities in Canada, including a full-service Emergency Department at each site, advanced maternal and neonatal care in state-of-the-art birthing centres, and specialized paediatric services. SRH is home to a number of regional programs serving the central east Greater Toronto Area (GTA) and beyond, including nephrology, cardiac care, vascular surgery, and vision care, and is recognized as a centre of excellence in orthopaedic surgery, cancer care, and mental health.