New Staff Orientation Training

Welcome to the St. Mary’s General Hospital Team! We hope your experience will be a rewarding one. Below you will find both the new hire orientation presentations and the mandatory training modules that all new staff are required to complete prior to your start date.

Please review each module and complete the corresponding quizzes that were provided to you with your onboarding package. When you are finished viewing each presentation press the back button to return to the list of training modules.

Once you have completed the quizzes please submit them to the Human Resources team. If you do not have a copy of the module quizzes, you can find a link to them below.

If you have any questions please contact Human Resources at 519-749-6578 ext. 6682.

New Hire Orientation

With each section you will find a powerpoint presentation and video. The PowerPoint slides contain accompanying audio. To play the audio, click on the bottom right corner of the slide. Supplementary videos are added below each corresponding section. 


+ VIDEO: Patient Experience: A Bride’s Story
+ VIDEO: Better in Thousands of Ways: A St. Mary’s Success Story

Privacy and Confidentiality – Part 1

Privacy and Confidentiality – Part 2

Privacy and Confidentiality – Part 3

Privacy and Confidentiality – Part 4

Patient Safety

+ VIDEO: Do No Harm: Jess’ Story

Emergency Codes – Part 1

Emergency Codes – Part 2

Safety and Violence Prevention – Part 1

Safety and Violence Prevention – Part 2

+ VIDEO: Preventing Workplace Violence and Harassment

Safety and Violence Prevention – Part 3

+ VIDEO: Forever Changed: Emergency Room

Employee Health and Wellness

+ VIDEO: Empathy: The Human Connection

Please take a moment to review the St. Mary’s Code of Conduct here.

Mandatory Training Modules

Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA)
Incident Reporting
Infection Prevention and Control 
Occupational Health and Safety Act – Introduction 
Occupational Health and Safety Act – Hazards in the Workplace
Occupational Health and Safety Act – Rights of the Worker 
Joint Occupational Health and Safety Committee
Safe Moves 1
WHMIS Training

Corresponding Module Quizzes

Orientation quizzes