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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!

  • Approved Capital Budget

    The Annual Capital Budget planning process commenced four months ago. At that time, managers consulted with their staff regarding departmental equipment and renovation needs. Quotes and estimates were obtained and all items were prioritized. The Board has subsequently reviewed the extensive list and ...

  • Influenza Season

    Influenza Season Geraldton District Hospital would like to give members of our community some helpful tips on how to stay healthy during the flu season. Get the flu shot. Wash your hands with soap and water or with an alcohol-based hand sanitizer thoroughly and often, especially after touching/blowing ...

  • Strategic Plan Renewal Jan2013

    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 2010 for a 4-year period. The 2010-2014 Strategic Plan concentrated on the following five directions: Forming ...

  • Annual General Meeting of the Corporation

    July 17, 2013 Eleven members of the Geraldton District Hospital Corporation attended the Annual General Meeting held at the Northern Horizon Health Centre in Geraldton on Tuesday, June 25, 2013. Reports were received from Victor Chapais, Chair, Kurt Pristanski, CEO, Dr. Laine, Chief of Medical Staff, Myrna Letourneau, ...

  • New Physician Joins Medical Team

    July 2013 New Family Physician Joins Medical Team Dr. Ryan Zufelt will be joining the Geraldton Medical Group as a permanent full-time family physician, effective August 12, 2013. Dr. Zufelt will be providing medical services at the Geraldton and Nakina clinics, as well as sharing inpatient and emergency duties at the ...

  • 50th Anniversary Trivia Contest

    “Who Wants To Be $200 Richer” July 10, 2013 Yes, this is a takeoff of the hit TV show “Who Wants to be a Millionaire”. The big difference is that the Hospital does not have a million dollars to give away. However, many people would be happy with $200. There will be 5 multiple-choice questions. The ...

  • Annual General Meeting and Nomination Process

    May 1, 2013 This years Annual General Meeting of the Corporation of Geraldton District Hospital will be held on Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. at the Northern Horizon Health Center. Individuals interested in becoming a Board member must follow Article 4.7 “Nomination Procedure for Election of Directors”. ...

  • Board of Directors Approve 2013/2014 Capital Budget

    April 10, 2013 The Annual Capital Budget planning process commenced four months ago. At that time, managers consulted with their staff regarding departmental equipment and renovation needs. Quotes and estimates were obtained and all items were prioritized. The Board has subsequently reviewed the extensive list and has granted ...

  • Geraldton District Hospital Celebrates 50th Anniversary July 10, 1963 to July 10, 2013

    As we celebrate our 50th year of serving our community and surrounding areas we recognize those from the past who have given us our strong foundation and all those in the present who continue to lead us into the future. The Geraldton District Hospital is welcoming members of the community and surrounding areas, community leaders, ...

  • 50 Years 1963 - 2013 The Past, Present & Future

    On Wednesday, July 10, 1963, Hospital Board members, the Government of Ontario officials, municipal officers, physicians, auxiliary members, Hospital staff and the public celebrated the grand opening of the Geraldton District Hospital. This year, on Wednesday, July 10, 2013, there will be more celebrations. Further news releases will ...

  • Geraldton District Hospital Board Approves 2013-2014 Operating Budget

    Each year the Geraldton District Hospital formulates an operating budget that determines the day-to-day operations of the Hospital. This budget is formally called the Hospital Annual Planning Submission and must be in a balanced or surplus position, as mandated by the government. Last year the government started working on a new funding ...

  • Hospital Receives Accreditation

    Last month, Geraldton District Hospital was notified by Accreditation Canada that the Hospital met all applicable national standards to achieve full accreditation. This achievement demonstrates the Hospital’s determination and commitment to ongoing quality improvement. The accreditation process is a continuous process over a three-year ...