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HSN opens Kids Club House Room

HSN opens Kids Club House Room

Health Sciences North (HSN) officially opened the KICX for Kids Club House, a new treatment room at HSN on the NEO Kids Pediatric Unit in partnership with NEO Kids Foundation… Read more »

Construction starts on HSN Learners’ Centre

Construction starts on HSN Learners’ Centre

SUDBURY–Excavators are tearing through the asphalt, as work has started on the Learners’ Centre outside of the Emergency Department at Health Sciences North (HSN). The 28,000 square foot, state-of-the-art facility… Read more »

Crisis intervention program takes pressure off ER

Crisis intervention program takes pressure off ER

Sault Area Hospital (SAH) and Sault Ste. Marie Police Services (SSPS) are successfully handling the majority of mental health and addiction calls on scene, diverting people from the Emergency Department… Read more »

Paramedics funded for home visits

Paramedics funded for home visits

Programs target high-risk patients with chronic diseases Paramedics have always been responsible for providing emergency medical services and transporting people to the nearest Emergency Department. Now, seven Emergency Medical Service… Read more »

Algoma district welcomes four new psychiatrists

Algoma district welcomes four new psychiatrists

Program eyes opportunity to extend service into community The recruitment of four new psychiatrists to Sault Area Hospital’s Mental Health Program last year serves as a milestone in what has… Read more »

Thunder Bay Regional streamlines ED offloads

Thunder Bay Regional streamlines ED offloads

Ryan Ross, a paramedic at Superior North Emergency Medical Services (EMS), remembers lengthy waits with patients in the hallway in the Emergency Department at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre… Read more »

Algoma cancer program welcomes new docs

Algoma cancer program welcomes new docs

SAH recruits two medical oncologists, one hematologist What a difference a year makes. Last year, Dr. Silvana Spadafora found herself the lone oncologist at the Algoma District Cancer Program (ADCP)…. Read more »

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