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New clinic for medically complex children launched in Timmins

New clinic for medically complex children launched in Timmins

Timmins and District Hospital has teamed up with the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario’s (CHEO) Ottawa Children’s Treatment Centre to establish new clinic for medically complex and fragile children. The… Read more »

Thunder Bay launches patient discount program

Thunder Bay launches patient discount program

Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre has announced a discount program for admitted patients, hoping to ease some of the financial burden that can accompany a hospital stay. “Our commitment… Read more »

North West LHIN announces retirement of chief executive officer

North West LHIN announces retirement of chief executive officer

The North West Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) board of directors has announced the retirement of CEO Laura Kokocinski effective April 1, 2018. Kokocinski joined the LHIN in 2006 as… Read more »

Thunder Bay Regional cites improved CIHI performances cores

Thunder Bay Regional cites improved CIHI performances cores

The 2015-16 report from the Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) gave high marks to Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre in several categories, including the cost of a standard… Read more »

Health Sciences North appoints new chief of staff

Health Sciences North appoints new chief of staff

Health Sciences North (HSN) has announced the appointment of Dr. John Fenton as the new chief of staff, replacing Dr. Chris Bourdon. Dr. Fenton, a vascular surgeon at HSN since… Read more »

Ministry anounces infrastructure funding for northeast hospitals

Ministry anounces infrastructure funding for northeast hospitals

Hospitals in the North East Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) have received Health Infrastructure Renewal Funding of more than $9.7 million from the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care. Funding… Read more »

Health Sciences North gets go-ahead for Learner’s Centre

Health Sciences North gets go-ahead for Learner’s Centre

Health Sciences North (HSN) has received approval from the Ontario government to build a Learners’ Centre. The new 28,000-square-foot facility will include classrooms, lecture space, workstations and on-call rooms. Construction… Read more »

Sudbury-based medical technology startup wins international competition

Sudbury-based medical technology startup wins international competition

A medical technology startup based in Sudbury is getting some recognition on the international stage. KE2 Technologies, founded by Sudbury’s Dr. Joe Eibl, was one of the winners of the… Read more »

Cochrane district announces interim solution for non-urgent patient transfers

Cochrane district announces interim solution for non-urgent patient transfers

The District of Cochrane Social Services Administration Board has ceased providing non-urgent out-of-town and long distance patient transfers, leaving Timmins and District Hospital (TADH) to purchase non-urgent patient transfer services… Read more »

Single point of access established for mental health services

Single point of access established for mental health services

Several organizations in the northwest have joined forces to offer a single point of contact for referrals to mental health, supportive housing, case management, and chronic pain management services. Access… Read more »

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