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At the request of CIUSSS de l’Ouest-de-l’Île-de-Montréal, the McGill University Health Centre has become the dedicated partner of the Nazaire-Piché CHSLD in Lachine

Montreal, April 21, 2020 - At this particularly intense time of COVID-19 affecting our seniors, the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) is responding to the urgent call from CIUSSS de l’Ouest-de-l’Île-de-Montréal to come and help in the CHSLD. As of Sunday evening, a dozen MUHC health workers have been sent to the CHLSD Nazaire-Piché in Lachine to provide support and expertise to its team, in the care and services of the elderly housed there. Until May 3, CHSLD Nazaire-Piché can count on the assistance of up to 25 MUHC health workers.

Patient stories

I get so emotional thinking about it, but if it weren’t for the doctors, nurses and everyone who took care of us, he may not have made it,” says Robyn Schwartz about her third and youngest son Maxwell who is now 15 months old. At 20 weeks into her pregnancy, Robyn underwent a routine ultrasound that revealed her baby had a cystic malformation of the lung. +