Monday Motivator

  • Dianne Steinke

    This week’s #MondayMotivation demonstrates the impact of volunteering. Volunteers are always greatly appreciated, but last week’s National Volunteer Week is a great way to remind us to give an extra thanks to those who go above and beyond in our community. Dianne Steinke is the acting President (and a Past President) of the Guelph General…

  • Earth Week

    This week’s #MondayMotivation demonstrates the importance of caring for our environment, in celebration of Earth Month. While Guelph General Hospital’s focus is on providing the highest quality care and experience to patients and their families, doing so in an environmentally friendly way is important. Through many initiatives implemented by staff, the Hospital continues to reduce…

  • David Halls

    This week’s #MondayMotivation recognizes the difference our caring donors (of dollars and time) make. Having just concluded Black Tie Bingo, we are feeling especially grateful for our caring and committed donors and volunteers within the Hospital community. David Halls has been an active donor, volunteer and committee member since 2004. He served on the Hospital…

  • Wendy Broeckel

    This week’s #Monday Motivator reinforces the importance of building the right team. Wendy Broeckel is part of the Human Resources team. She is responsible for assisting with new hire onboarding – the process of integrating a new employee into the organization and its culture, administering employee payroll and benefits, and processing job postings. One of…

  • Pauline Aquilina

    This week’s #MondayMotivation demonstrates flexibility. Pauline Aquilina is part of the Social Work team. She provides support to  the Intensive Care Unit (ICU), Step down Unit, and Emergency Department. Social Work at the Hospital is an all-encompassing role that requires a lot of flexibility. Some of the care offered to patients and families includes moral…

  • Judy MacEachern and Erica Horner

    This week’s #MondayMotivation demonstrates the power of healthy choices. March is Nutrition Month and what better way to learn about nutrition then by the Hospital’s Dietitian team. Judy MacEachern and Erica Horner are members of the Clinical Dietician Team who take care of different departments and programs around the Hospital – the ICU, Stepdown, Surgery,…

  • Steve Keller

    This week’s #MondayMotivation demonstrates how forward thinking shapes patient care. The Information Technology Service Management (ITSM) Department is the home of some of the Hospital’s hidden heroes. Steve Keller is an Informatics Analyst and has worked at the Hospital for just under three years. The ITSM team is the first line of support when Hospital…

  • Chuck Bull

    Today’s #MondayMotivation demonstrates the commitment of Hospital volunteers. Chuck Bull is a well-known member of the Guelph General Hospital community. He has been a volunteer greeter in the Emergency Department (ED) for 14 years. The greeter is often the first person you see when you come to our ED. And, whether you are the patient…

  • Mark Lovallo

    Today’s #MondayMotivation demonstrates how state-of-the-art technology can bring peace of mind to patients. Mark Lovallo, Team Lead Ultrasound Technologist in our Diagnostic Imaging (DI) Department, was nominated by his peers to be a Monday Motivator. He leads a team of 20 and still spends half his time working with patients, performing scans and biopsies. He…

  • Jackie Sanvido

    Today’s #MondayMotivator shows how an idea can change a patient’s life. Jackie Sanvido is a Registered Nurse in our Special Care Nursery (SCN). Throughout her 23 years in nursing, Jackie has remained committed to providing exceptional care to each baby who enters the SCN. Jackie spends her days attending to sick babies, and her spare…