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Another case of Hepatitis-A reported in Sudbury

Another case of Hepatitis-A reported in Sudbury

In the wake of a second reported case of hepatitis A involving a food handler, Public Health Sudbury & Districts is extending its community notice to customers of the Real Canadian Superstore,… Read more »

Public health warning about deli meat from Sudbury’s Real Canadian Superstore UPDATED

Public health warning about deli meat from Sudbury’s Real Canadian Superstore UPDATED

Concern involves possibility of Hepatitis-A infection Update: Free vaccination clinics are being held at Public Health Sudbury & Districts’ main office at 1300 Paris Street in Sudbury. Drop-in (no appointment… Read more »

North Bay Regional Health Centre recognized for quality surgery

North Bay Regional Health Centre recognized for quality surgery

NBRHC is one of a dozen hospitals in Canada and 88 hospitals in North America and beyond to be honoured for quality of surgery outcomes The North Bay Regional Health Centre… Read more »

Doing well together: Promoting Bioethics in Northern Ontario

Doing well together: Promoting Bioethics in Northern Ontario

Saturday is UNESCO World Bioethics Day By Ryan Tonkens Bioethics is the study of how we should (“ought to”) act in the context of the medical, biological and life sciences…. Read more »

Porcupine Health Unit and Timmins Police voice concern about opioid overdoses

Porcupine Health Unit and Timmins Police voice concern about opioid overdoses

Timmins Police Service and the Porcupine Health Unit have issued a joint statement of concern about the possibility of significantly dangerous opioid drugs in the community. Specifically, the concern is… Read more »

Temiskaming Hospital and Platinum Patient Transfer sign a service contract

Temiskaming Hospital and Platinum Patient Transfer sign a service contract

New plan for transporting non-urgent patients TEMISKAMING SHORES –  Temiskaming Hospital is taking several steps to address overcrowding at the hospital, one of which is addressing patient transportation issues said… Read more »

Federal government moving toward national drug plan

Federal government moving toward national drug plan

The federal government has announced the final amendments to the Patented Medicines Regulations. The most significant reforms to the regulations since their introduction in 1987, these amendments will give the Patented… Read more »

Public health warnings about Sudbury beaches

Public health warnings about Sudbury beaches

Swimming advisories have been issued to the following beaches: Amphitheatre Beach – Bell Park, Greater Sudbury Moonlight Beach, Greater Sudbury As a result of routine water samples exceeding the acceptable bacteriological water… Read more »

Public health Sudbury urging child vaccines now

Public health Sudbury urging child vaccines now

With the 2019 school year soon to be upon us, Public Health Sudbury & Districts would like to remind parents that now is the time to make sure that student… Read more »

Cambrian EMS grads achieve 100 per cent pass rate – AGAIN!

Cambrian EMS grads achieve 100 per cent pass rate – AGAIN!

Cambrian College is calling it “a remarkable winning streak by any measure.” For the 15th year in a row, the graduating class of Cambrian’s Paramedic Program received a 100 per… Read more »

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