ICU – A day in the life of the intensive care unit
On March 29, 2010, CTV Montreal ran a special report focusing on a day in the life of the ICU. The story followed the ICU team at the Montreal General Hospital and provides a rare glimpse into a busy and sensitive area of the hospital that few people ever experience. The video features interviews with a number of staff, namely ICU nurses Giselle Melanson, Jenny Mizina, Nurse manager Colleen Stone, Drs. Ash Gursahaney, and Debbie Schwarcz, and Beverly Coshof from Social Service.
Running on empathy: the Royal Victoria Hospital's emergency department
One year earlier, on March 25, 2009, CTV Montreal ran a special report entitled “Running on Empathy”, which explored what it takes to work in an emergency room through the eyes of ER staff at the Royal Victoria Hospital. Watch the video to experience a day in the life of doctors Frederic Dankoff, Mitch Shulman, Zachary Levine and Marc Beique, and nurses Mary Orlowski, Maxime Valerius and Angela Schade, as they share the rewards, pressures and difficult situations of the ER.