List/Grid Tag Archives: Healthcare

Labelle Family donates $5 Million to HSN

Labelle Family donates $5 Million to HSN

Dominic Giroux, President and CEO HSN, Nicole Everest, HSN and HSNRI Board Chair, Jacques Demers, Director Marcel and Frances Labelle Foundation, Ehor Bobby, Director Marcel and Frances Labelle Foundation, Mary… Read more »

Job cuts part of the HSN ’18/’19 budget

Job cuts part of the HSN ’18/’19 budget

Implementation of the approved budget will not begin until NELHIN conducts by a third party validation of the approved budget as well as a systemic review of the pressures the… Read more »

Thibeault: More care for seniors and their caregivers

Thibeault: More care for seniors and their caregivers

Budget 2018 offers money to help seniors stay in their homes, make prescription drugs free for seniors. As announced in the 2018 Budget, Ontario will invest $1 billion over three… Read more »

March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month

March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month

The Northeast Cancer Centre encourages men and women to call the shots on colon cancer by getting checked regularly SUDBURY, ONTARIO – March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month and the… Read more »

CUPE survey finds insufficient staffing in long-term care

CUPE survey finds insufficient staffing in long-term care

Ontario’s long-term care facilities are severely understaffed, and cannot provide residents with suitable care, according to a survey conducted by the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE). Ninety-one per cent… Read more »

Health care in Canada costs typical Canadian family more than $11,000

Health care in Canada costs typical Canadian family more than $11,000

A typical Canadian family with two parents and two children will pay up to $11,786 for public health care in 2014, according to a new study released by the Fraser… Read more »

North East CCAC honours heroes in the home

North East CCAC honours heroes in the home

The room was on its feet when Dr. James MacDonald rolled his wife Pat in her wheelchair to accept his Hero in the Home Award, yet he still said, “she… Read more »

Family CARE grants announced for Thunder Bay

Family CARE grants announced for Thunder Bay

Thunder Bay Regional’s Health Sciences Foundation and Volunteer Association have announced 43 Family CARE grants for equipment that will benefit hospital patients. The grants, totalling $65,000, will fund new bedside… Read more »

Program helps patients self-manage chronic conditions

Program helps patients self-manage chronic conditions

Healthy Change, a program hosted by the North West Community Care Access Centre (CCAC), helps patients with chronic conditions find ways to integrate their treatment plans into their daily lives…. Read more »

SAH scores 97.5%

SAH scores 97.5%

So-called pillar reports, another leading practice noted by Accreditation Canada, communicate Sault Area Hospital’s goals along with the actual results, providing staff as well as members of the public with… Read more »

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