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!
COVID-19 - Management
COVID-19 Management - Reminder Managing COVID-19 Symptoms People with mild symptoms who are otherwise healthy should manage their symptoms at home. If you have any questions, please contact your Family Physician or Telehealth Ontario at 1 (866) 797-0000. Seeking Medical Care Through the Emergency Department ...
Acute Care Visitation - Update
Visitation Policy - Update Acute Care Visitors At this time, Acute Care visitation is limited to Essential Care Partners (ECPs) only. Long-Term Care Visitors The John Owen Evans Residence visitation policy has not changed. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation....
Visitor COVID-19 Vaccination Policy
VISITOR COVID-19 VACCINATION POLICY Effective Wednesday September 1, 2021, anyone visiting an inpatient or long-term care resident: Must provide documented proof of their COVID-19 vaccination showing that 14 days have passed since their second COVID-19 vaccine dose OR provide a negative PCR test results taken ...
Dr. Desruisseaux Announcement
The Geraldton District Hospital is pleased to welcome Dr. Tiffany Desruisseaux to our Medical Team beginning August 3, 2021. Her practice will be located at the Nakina Medical Clinic offering full time physician coverage to the community and surrounding area. She will also be on rotation at the GDH Emergency Department. ...
Laboratory & Imaging Changes
Changes to the Laboratory and Imaging Services! The Laboratory and Imaging departments will be implementing some changes to their processes in order to better serve our community. Beginning January 18 th , 2021 , the following changes will take place: Laboratory Specimen Collection Laboratory specimen collection will now ...
Thank you! LTC Gifts
Thank you - Tbaytel & Superior Sight & Sound/Greenstone Phone Fix! The Geraldton District Hospital would like to send a big Thank You to Tbaytel and Superior Sight & Sound/Greenstone Phone Fix for the generous donation of Christmas gifts to our seniors on Long Term Care. This has been an extremely difficult Christmas ...
New GDH CEO
new gdh ceo The Board of Directors of Geraldton District Hospital has completed an extensive national search for a new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). The Board is pleased to announce the appointment of Darryl Galusha as the new CEO of the Hospital effective January 4, 2021. Darryl Galusha has a proven track record of operational ...
Patient & Staff Safety
News Release Patient & Staff Safety to Prevent a Local Health Crisis As Interim CEO at Geraldton District Hospital, I am very pleased to report to the residents of the Hospital’s catchment area that the Hospital has put into practice special policies and procedures to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus. Such practices ...
Hospital Triage Area
Hospital Emergency Department Triage Area Relocation The Emergency Department triage area located in the main lobby of the Hospital’s top floor will be closing. All patients who require Emergency or outpatient services will enter through the Emergency Department Entrance. All individuals who require access to the Hospital will be ...
In Memory - Chief Echum
In Memory of Chief Celia Echum Ginoogaming First Nation May 9, 2020 On behalf of the Geraldton District Hospital, our sincere condolences to the people of Ginoogaming First Nation for the loss of this special leader and Chief. She was an extraordinary individual who loved her family and her people....
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 circulating in the public, it can be ...
Welcome Dr. Marquardt!