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Top doctors honoured during  Family Doctor Week

Top doctors honoured during Family Doctor Week

Dr. Dieter Poenn is Ontario’s top doc. The College of Family Physicians of Canada and its provincial chapters are celebrating Family Doctor Week in Canada. Three Northern Ontario doctors were… Read more »

NE LHIN starts Cultural Mindfulness Training

NE LHIN starts Cultural Mindfulness Training

One of the areas recognized as being important to improving Indigenous health outcomes is to educate health care professionals about Indigenous Cultural Safety. To accomplish this, the North East Local… 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 »

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 »

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 »

Timmins takes bite out of organ donor wait times

Timmins takes bite out of organ donor wait times

Seven Ontarians thankful for life-saving transplants from Timmins donors In its first year as a Trillium Gift of Life organ donor site, Timmins and District Hospital facilitated life-saving organ donations… Read more »

Study shows value of navigator program for stroke patients

Study shows value of navigator program for stroke patients

A program designed to help people adjust to everyday life after a stroke is showing positive results, according to a study by the Northeastern Ontario Stroke Network. Between 2012-2015, a… Read more »

Funding freeze, rising power costs rile Timmins board chair

Funding freeze, rising power costs rile Timmins board chair

Escalating uncontrollable costs total $1.8 million for 2016 Timmins and District Hospital board chair Léon Laforet went public with a warning in December that “unless the provincial government starts increasing… Read more »

Timmins celebrates new Breast Wellness Centre

Timmins celebrates new Breast Wellness Centre

Timmins and District Hospital celebrated the opening of its new Breast Wellness Centre in October. The $1.2 million upgrade includes a suite of state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment and a bright new… Read more »

Patients in Timmins award two exceptional physicians

Patients in Timmins award two exceptional physicians

Dr. Jaclyn Bernardi and Dr. Stephen Morgan of Timmins and District Hospital (TADH) were honoured December 9th with Patients’ Choice Awards. “The Patients’ Choice Awards are a first in Timmins… Read more »

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