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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!

  • Geraldton District Hospital Raises Funds at
    12/18/2017

    Geraldton District Hospital Raises Funds at Annual Christmas Dance 2017 From Left to Right: Back row - Lori McDonald, Melanie Rocheleau, Candice Bottle, Jade Fortier, Jenny Leuenberger, Front row – Paulette Abraham, Luisa Wilson, Want-a-Pet President holding Boomer, with Buddy by couch The Employee ...

  • CEO Update_December 2017
    12/11/2017

    CEO Update-December 2017 As of January 1, 2018, smoking is not permitted anywhere on hospital grounds. This includes parking lots and personal vehicles on the property. There are no designated smoking areas. The Smoke-Free Ontario Act is in place to protect workers and the public from the hazards of second-hand ...

  • Announcement of New Medical Co-Chief of Staff
    9/26/2017

    Geraldton District Hospital CEO Update Announcement of New Medical Co-Chief of Staff It is with great enthusiasm that we announce a new Medical Co-Chief of Staff at Geraldton District Hospital, Dr. Ryan Zufelt. A motion was tabled and passed at the Board of Directors meeting held on September 12, 2017. Dr. Laine, ...

  • Geraldton District Hospital Regional Critical Care Response Program
    9/25/2017

    Geraldton District Hospital Regional Critical Care Response Program A new program at Geraldton District Hospital’s emergency department has proven to be a success. The Regional Critical Care Response (RCCR) program, whose home base is located at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre connects emergency ...

  • GDH Hospice NW Care Packages
    9/22/2017

    Hospice Northwest Care Packages The Chair of Hospice Northwest and GDH, Social Worker, Candice Bottle and Jade Fortier, GDH Volunteer Coordinator Intern, are shown with Hospice Northwest care packages, which they have created to provide a few personal comfort items to all of our admitted hospice and/or palliative ...

  • Donations from the Auxiliary
    9/8/2017

    Geraldton District Hospital Donations from the Auxiliary Auxiliary Executive L to R: Dorothy Friske, Nicole Pineault, Myrna Letourneau, Judy MacIver, Missing from Photo is: Beth Anderson This has been another successful year for our Auxiliary in the many functions they hold and participate in to raise funds for the ...

  • Chic Designer Bags for Chemotherapy Patients
    9/6/2017

    Geraldton District Hospital Chic Designer Bags for Chemotherapy Patients Two members of the Greenstone community decided that people who are undergoing one of the most grueling types of medical treatments – chemotherapy – likely do not think of purchasing smaller items that could help them throughout the ...

  • Geraldton District Hospital to go Smoke-Free Next Year
    8/30/2017

    Geraldton District Hospital to go Smoke-Free Next Year January 1, 2018 As of January 1, 2018, smokers will have to make their way off the hospital property if they want to smoke. It will be difficult to implement but the hospital has been planning for it the last two years. Signs have been removed, ashtrays moved and ...

  • Strategic Plan News Release_GDH_August 2017
    8/3/2017

    News Release Geraldton District Hospital 2018-2022 Strategic Planning Focus Group Meetings A Strategic Plan is a road map for the future. It describes where the Hospital wants to be and how it will get there. The last Strategic Plan was developed in 2014 for a 4-year period. The 2014-2018 Strategic Plan concentrated on ...

  • Annual General Meeting of the Corporation - 2017
    7/10/2017

    June 28, 2017 Annual General Meeting of the Corporation The Annual General Meeting of the Geraldton District Hospital Corporation was held at the Northern Horizon Health Centre, in Geraldton, on Wednesday, June 28, 2017. Reports were received from Jamie McPherson, Chair, Lucy Bonanno, CEO, Dr. Laine, Chief of Medical Staff, ...

  • Message from the CEO GDH May 2017
    5/8/2017

    Message from the CEO GDH May 2017 Patient and Family Centred Care Patient Family Advisors As our population grows older and with more vulnerable patients comes an increasing challenge within the healthcare environment to care for them. Chronic disease management is indeed a challenge for all healthcare organizations. A person ...

  • CEO Update: Water award, GDH. May 2017
    4/28/2017

    Geraldton District Hospital Receives 2016 Green Health Care Award for Top Water Performer Canadian Coalition for Green Health Care honours one of Ontario's greenest health care organisations Geraldton, ON - In recognition of its commitment to environmental stewardship and greening its internal health care practices, Geraldton ...