Bishop Douglas Crosby Tours St. Mary’s

April 6th, 2016

On Wednesday, April 6, St. Mary’s was honoured to welcome two special guests for a tour of the hospital.

Bishop Douglas Crosby, OMI, of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Hamilton, and Monsignor Murray Kroetsch, Chancellor of the Diocese, visited Nuclear Medicine/Diagnostic Imaging, the Chest Unit, Day Surgery and Operating Rooms, as well as Resurrection Chapel and the Multi-Faith Prayer Room.

St. Mary’s President Don Shilton and Board of Trustees Chair Dieter Kays, hosted the tour and were joined by program leaders to showcase some of our facilities and successes. Thank you to these two men for taking the time to learn more about the innovative, high quality care provided at St. Mary’s.

From left, Don Shilton, President of St. Mary’s, Monsignor Murray Kroetsch, Chancellor of the Hamilton Diocese, Dieter Kays, Chair, St. Mary’s Board of Trustees, Bishop Douglas Crosby, OMI, of the Hamilton Diocese and Gary Payne, Interim Manager of Spiritual Care, are shown in the chapel at St. Mary’s.

From left, Don Shilton, President of St. Mary’s, Monsignor Murray Kroetsch, Chancellor of the Hamilton Diocese, Dieter Kays, Chair, St. Mary’s Board of Trustees, Bishop Douglas Crosby, OMI, of the Hamilton Diocese and Gary Payne, Interim Manager of Spiritual Care, are shown in the chapel at St. Mary’s.

From left Tara Willemsen, Program Manager, Operating Room, Don Shilton, St. Mary’s President, Bishop Douglas Crosby, OMI, of the Hamilton Diocese, Monsignor Murray Kroetsch, Chancellor of the Hamilton Diocese, Dr. Kassem Ashe, St. Mary’s Cardiovascular Surgeon, Dieter Kays, Chair of the St. Mary’s Board of Trustees, and Dr. Blair Egerdie, St. Mary’s Vice President, Medical Affairs, chat in a cardiovascular operating room at St. Mary’s.

From left Tara Willemsen, Program Manager, Operating Room, Don Shilton, St. Mary’s President, Bishop Douglas Crosby, OMI, of the Hamilton Diocese, Monsignor Murray Kroetsch, Chancellor of the Hamilton Diocese, Dr. Kassem Ashe, St. Mary’s Cardiovascular Surgeon, Dieter Kays, Chair of the St. Mary’s Board of Trustees, and Dr. Blair Egerdie, St. Mary’s Vice President, Medical Affairs, chat in a cardiovascular operating room at St. Mary’s.

From left, President Don Shilton and Bishop Douglas Crosby, OMI, of the Hamilton Diocese listens to Christine Runnquist, Director, Diagnostic Imaging & Regional Nuclear Medicine, describe the performance improvement system at St. Mary’s.

From left, President Don Shilton and Bishop Douglas Crosby, OMI, of the Hamilton Diocese listens to Christine Runnquist, Director, Diagnostic Imaging & Regional Nuclear Medicine, describe the performance improvement system at St. Mary’s.

From left, Tara Willemsen, Program Manager, Operating Room, describes equipment in a cardiovascular operating room to  Don Shilton, St. Mary’s President, and Bishop Douglas Crosby, OMI, of the Hamilton Diocese

From left, Tara Willemsen, Program Manager, Operating Room, describes equipment in a cardiovascular operating room to Don Shilton, St. Mary’s President, and Bishop Douglas Crosby, OMI, of the Hamilton Diocese

Shown following a tour of the operating room are, from left are Tara Willemsen, Program Manager. Operating Room, Don Shilton, President, Dieter Kays, Chair, Board of Trustees, Bishop Douglas Crosby, OMI, of the Hamilton Diocese, Monsignor Murray Kroetsch of the Hamilton Diocese, and Dr. Blair Egerdie, Vice President, Medical Affairs at St. Mary’s.

Shown following a tour of the operating room are, from left are Tara Willemsen, Program Manager. Operating Room, Don Shilton, President, Dieter Kays, Chair, Board of Trustees, Bishop Douglas Crosby, OMI, of the Hamilton Diocese, Monsignor Murray Kroetsch of the Hamilton Diocese, and Dr. Blair Egerdie, Vice President, Medical Affairs at St. Mary’s.