Exciting news from Hospital activities as well as reports from the CEO are available and will be updated with new information as it becomes available!
Message from GDH CEO
Message from GDH Chief Executive Officer, Lucy Bonanno As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to change rapidly across the world, there are many actions being implemented to help prevent the spread of the virus. Your health and safety is paramount and we acknowledge that, with the many reports and rumours ...
COVID-19 - Hospital Update
GERALDTON DISTRICT HOSPITAL COVID-19 UPDATE March 12, 2020 Currently, there are no confirmed cases of COVID-19 at Geraldton District Hospital. FACILITY RESRICTIONS If you have a fever, cough, or difficulty breathing, do not enter the facility. Call Telehealth at 1-866-797-0000 or the Thunder Bay District ...
Coronavirus Information and Update As has been widely reported, a new coronavirus was discovered in Wuhan, China 2019. Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses ranging from the common cold to much more serious diseases, such as Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), or Middle East respiratory syndrome ...
Welcome Dr. Marquardt!
Best Practice - Success!
Putting the P.I.E.C.E.S Together in Long Term Care Becoming a Best Practice Spotlight Organization (BPSO) Nursing is truly a diverse profession where we have the opportunity to immerse ourselves into a multifaceted culture filled with choices of health care sectors. We can encounter and experience multiple situations, ...
Gastro Outbreak - AC - Cleared
Media Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 18 th , 2019 Please be advised that the gastrointestinal illness outbreak on the Acute Care Unit of the Geraldton District Hospital has been declared over by the Thunder Bay District Health Unit as of November 18 th , 2019 at 0945am. Geraldton District Hospital has reopened ...
Hospital Parking - Temporary
Dear Visitors and Patients, Due to the ER Redevelopment Project, there will be a reduced number of parking spots at the Hospital until further noticed. This is all part of the construction project and cannot be helped. We kindly ask all patients and visitors to refrain from parking on Geraldton Composite High School property. ...
Gastrointestinal Outbreak - AC
Media Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 11, 2019 A gastrointestinal illness outbreak was declared on the Acute Care unit of the Geraldton District Hospital on November 9, 2019, at 6pm by officials at the Public Health Unit and the Geraldton District Hospital. All admissions, transfers, discharges and social activities on ...
Artwork in Long-Term Care
Dear Community Members, November 2019 The John Owen Evans Residence continues to improve its infection control practices and as per new infection control standards and laws, we can no longer display canvases or framed art work that are not covered in glass or cannot be wiped down. We kindly ask that if you or family members have ...
GDH - ED Project Announcement!
Geraldton District Hospital Celebrates Construction Start of New Emergency Department with Formal Community Announcement (Geraldton, ON – Thursday, October 3, 2019) Geraldton District Hospital is happy to announce the start of construction of their new Emergency Department (ER). The formal announcement was made in the front ...
Welcome Dr. Huynh!
Volunteers’ Tree of Life Recognition Awards 2019 The Geraldton District Hospital hosted the annual Volunteer Appreciation Social that was held on April 8, 2019, at 7:00pm; at which time the Volunteers’ Tree of Life Recognition Awards were presented. The Volunteers’ Tree of Life was dedicated to the life of Pauline ...