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New CT scanner in Timmins cuts radiation exposure

New CT scanner in Timmins cuts radiation exposure

Shorter wait time draws patients from Sudbury Timmins and District Hospital’s new computerized tomography (CT) scanner – in operation since March 2016 – offers enhanced diagnostic imaging with a fraction… Read more »

Research targets shortage of aboriginal nurses

Research targets shortage of aboriginal nurses

Developing Supportive Work and Educational Environments for Aboriginal Nurses The Centre for Rural and Northern Health Research at Lakehead University is carrying out a study aimed at increasing the number… Read more »

Docs deliver emergency training in remote community

Docs deliver emergency training in remote community

Sachigo Lake First Nation better prepared to administer first aid In remote areas such as Sachigo Lake First Nation where emergency response times are measured in hours or days instead… Read more »

NOSM hosts Rendez-Vous 2012

NOSM hosts Rendez-Vous 2012

More than 800 delegates from 37 countries will converge on Thunder Bay for Rendez-Vous 2012, a mega conference hosted by the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) October 9 to… Read more »

ERCP program proposed for Sioux Lookout

ERCP program proposed for Sioux Lookout

Dr. Eric Touzin, general surgeon, Sioux Lookout Meno-Ya-Win Health Centre. The high incidence of gallbladder disease in northwestern Ontario has led general surgeon Dr. Eric Touzin to advocate for an… Read more »

James Bay coast celebrates integration

James Bay coast celebrates integration

Leo Loone, chair of the Weeneebayko Area Health Authority, left, and Jim Harrold, president and CEO. Integration of the James Bay General Hospital and the Weeneebayko General Hospital will streamline… Read more »

North West LHIN appoints new CEO

North West LHIN appoints new CEO

Laura Kokocinski, CEO, North West LHIN Laura Kokocinski has been appointed chief executive officer of the North West Local Health Integration Network. Kokocinski served as senior director, planning integration and… Read more »

Meno Ya Win launches Healthy Babies Program

Meno Ya Win launches Healthy Babies Program

Leanne Tyler (left), clinical co-ordinator, will be taking over the implementation of the Healthy Babies program from project lead Barb Linkewich (right), vice-president of health services. Sioux Lookout’s Meno Ya… Read more »

Construction to begin on Meno Ya Win Health Centre in Sioux Lookout

Construction to begin on Meno Ya Win Health Centre in Sioux Lookout

Developing a leading-edge health-care facility combining traditional First Nation and conventional Western medicine is the mandate for the Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre. The Oji-Cree word Meno Ya… Read more »

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