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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!

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • MEDIA RELEASE Northern Ontario School of Medicine
    9/26/2016

    Northern Ontario School of Medicine MEDIA RELEASE September 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 ...

  • 100 Canadians have opted for assisted death since law passed
    9/6/2016

    More than 100 Canadians have opted for assisted death since law passed Federal government is required to record assisted deaths but has yet to begin tracking numbers By Catherine Cullen Sep 02, 2016 Since the assisted dying law passed in mid-June, more than 100 patients have taken advantage of service, with only some ...

  • CMA wants more federal funds to meet health costs tied to aging population
    9/6/2016

    CMA wants more federal funds to meet health costs tied to aging population The Globe and Mail Ottawa should provide a financial 'top-up' to help provinces and territories deal with the additional health costs caused by an aging population, the president of the Canadian Medical Association says. At least $1.6-billion a ...

  • Support Services Dedication Week
    9/6/2016

    Geraldton District Hospital has a dedicated work week throughout the year for all departments, in appreciation of all the work that they do. The week of September 19 – 23, 2016 is dedicated to all Support Services which includes: Cooks Food Service Aides Housekeeping Aides Laundry Aides Maintenance Material Management ...

  • Ontario launching pilot project for rural health hubs
    8/23/2016

    Ontario launching pilot project for rural health hubs Elliot Lake Standard - Thu Aug 18 2016 Byline: Kevin Mc Sheffrey The newly renamed North Shore Health Network, formerly the Blind River District Health Centre, will get a share of provincial funding for a new pilot project for rural health hubs. As part of her recent week-long ...

  • Message from the CEO GDH July 2016
    7/27/2016

    Message from the CEO GDH July 2016 Year End Summary (April 1, 2015-March 31, 2016) Geraldton District Hospital (GDH) is a fully accredited health care organization committed to providing high quality services to residents of Greenstone (Geraldton, Longlac, Nakina, Beardmore, Caramat) and surrounding First Nations communities. We aim ...

  • CEO Update July 2016
    7/6/2016

    July 2016 Annual General Meeting of the Corporation Eleven members of the Geraldton District Hospital Corporation attended the Annual General Meeting held at the Northern Horizon Health Centre in Geraldton on Monday, June 20, 2016. Reports were received from Jamie McPherson, Chair, Lucy Bonanno, CEO, Dr. Laine, Chief of Medical Staff, ...

  • CEO Update June 20 2016
    6/20/2016

    June 20, 2016 Geraldton District Hospital On June 16 th the knitting club of Our Lady of Fatima Catholic School generously donated a blanket to Geraldton District Hospital (GDH), for our patients in the Chemotherapy Treatment Room. This is a wonderful gift that our patients appreciate and will be put to good use. I want to personally thank ...

  • Message from the CEO GDH June 2016
    6/8/2016

    Message from the CEO GDH June 2016 From Ms. Candice Bottle, Social Worker, GDH: I would like to share the SUCCESS of the Annual Hike for Hospice event, which took place on May 28, 2016. This year we were able to raise approximately $10,000.00. Thanks to everyone who participated, donated and supported Hospice NW through Hike for Hospice. These ...