Chronicle of Events - 1987.





January 8
Board of governors pass a motion to make The Credit Valley Hospital a "smoke-free" facility with implementation to be carried out over a six month period.


April 2
The Credit Valley Hospital awarded a Three Year Accreditation by the Canadian council on Hospital Accreditation - the highest award possible.

April 9
Donor Column Unveiling Ceremony to honour over 3,000 Major Donors who helped reach the $8.5 million Capital Campaign Fund goal.

May 26
The Credit Valley Hospital becomes a "smoke-free" facility.
June 1
Ministry of Health announces 150 additional acute care beds for The Credit Valley Hospital.

The Credit Valley Hospital is first facility in Canada to receive a shipment of Activase or Tissue Plasminogen Activator (TPA), a drug which limits the damage from a heart attack, when administered in early stages.

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