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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!

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • Message from the CEO GDH_April 2017
    4/26/2017

    Message from the CEO GDH Celebrating our Volunteers – National Volunteer Week April 2017 Volunteer Social April 24 th Kindness, like a boomerang, always returns. ~Author Unknown The Geraldton District Hospital hosted the annual Volunteer Appreciation Social on Monday April 24, 2017, at which time the ...

  • New Emergency Department Project Update January 2017
    1/23/2017

    Message from the CEO GDH January 2017 New Emergency Department Project Update It is with great anticipation and orderly accountability that I bring to the communities of Greenstone an update on the hospital’s new emergency department project. Remembering that we are working with and must follow all necessary ...

  • Health Quality Ontario Advisors Council_Backgrounder
    1/4/2017

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  • GDH Raises Funds at Annual Christmas Dance (Dec. 2016)
    12/12/2016

    GDH Raises Funds at Annual Christmas Dance (Dec. 2016) From left to right: Back row - Lori McDonald, Jenny Leuenberger, Kathy Michaud Front row - Luisa Wilson, Want-a-Pet President, Kassandra Maunula The Employee Health and Wellness Committee at Geraldton District Hospital is pleased to announce, that through their ...

  • Message from the CEO GDH Dec 2016
    12/8/2016

    Message from the CEO GDH Dec 7 2016 The Patients First Act, 2016 Ontario’s healthcare system is changing and that is clearly shown by today’s passage of Bill 41 in the legislature: The Patients First Act, 2016 . Its goal is to create an improved health system, where all health system partners are collaborating ...

  • Public Notice: Reminder- Appropriate Use of the Emergency Department
    12/5/2016

    Public Notice: Reminder- Appropriate Use of the Emergency Department Geraldton District Hospital is reminding the public about appropriate use of the emergency department. Due to seasonal conditions, the hospital is experiencing an increase in patients, and is asking the public for assistance by utilizing health care resources ...

  • Hospital Auxiliary Donation
    10/20/2016

    Hospital Auxiliary Donation (Photo left to right: Dorothy Friske, Laurie Heerema, Lucy Bonanno, Myrna Letourneau) On Tuesday, October 18, 2016, Auxiliary Executive members Dorothy Friske and Myrna Letourneau presented the Geraldton District Hospital with a donation in the amount of $7,500. This was accomplished through fund raising ...

  • Media Release: Health Links Program Being Developed in Greenstone
    10/13/2016

    Media Release: Health Links Program Being Developed in Greenstone October 2016 The Geraldton District Hospital will soon be improving care for people with complex conditions through an initiative called Health Links. This innovative approach brings together health care providers and community organizations to better coordinate care ...

  • Health Links Program Being Developed in Greenstone
    10/13/2016

    Media Release: Health Links Program Being Developed in Greenstone October 2016 BACKGROUNDER Initiating Health Links in Ontario In December 2012, The Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care launched integrated regional patient care networks called Health Links, with the goal of increasing communications between all members of a patient’s ...

  • Nine New Members Appointed to
    10/12/2016

    Nine New Members Appointed to NOSM Board of Directors Outgoing Members Thanked for Outstanding Service Using a combination of web- and teleconference connectivity across Northern Ontario, the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) held its Annual Members and Board of Directors meetings on Wednesday, September 21, 2016. Board members Dr. ...