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Date Title
Mar 25, 2021 Supervisor Appointed for the Independent Living Centre of Waterloo Region
Mar 03, 2020 Ontario Unveils Plan to Build Mental Health and Addictions System
Feb 25, 2020 Ontario Modernizing Delivery of Home and Community Care
Dec 16, 2019 Your Holiday Health Care Options
Dec 09, 2019 Ontario Introduces 24 Ontario Health Teams Across the Province to Provide Better Connected Care
Nov 13, 2019 Ontario Expanding Digital and Virtual Health Care
Oct 30, 2019 Ontario Encouraging Families to Get Free Flu Shot
Oct 30, 2019 Ontario Investing in Seniors Health and Well-Being
Oct 10, 2019 Incoming President at St. Mary’s General Hospital Committed to Quality Care and Partnerships
Oct 10, 2019 Ontario More Than Doubles Mental Health Funding for Students
Oct 02, 2019 St Mary’s Regional Cardiac Centre Part of International Study to Determine Best Treatment for Heart Attacks
Oct 01, 2019 Ontario One Step Closer to Creating 15,000 New Long-Term Care Beds
Sep 26, 2019 Ontario Expanding Home and Community Care Services in Waterloo Region
Sep 24, 2019 St. Mary’s General Hospital Recognized for Championing Organ and Tissue Donation
Sep 23, 2019 Keeping Seniors Healthy, Safe and Active
Sep 20, 2019 Ontario Extends Long-Term Care Funding to Ensure Quality Care for Patients
Sep 18, 2019 Ontario Helping to Keep Seniors Living with Dementia Safe
Sep 11, 2019 Ontario Expanding Telehealth Ontario to Include Smoking Cessation Services
Sep 11, 2019 Ontario Expanding Home and Community Care Services
Aug 09, 2019 Ontario Improving Access to Timely Care for Patients in Crisis
Aug 08, 2019 Ontario Launching Program to Fund Out-of-Country Dialysis Services
Jul 26, 2019 St. Mary’s Awarded Accreditation with Exemplary Standing
Jul 15, 2019 Ontario Expanding Life-Changing Treatment for Patients with Essential Tremors
Jul 08, 2019 Ontario Expanding Midwifery Services
Jul 03, 2019 Ontario Expands Newborn Screening Program
Jun 25, 2019 Premier's Council on Improving Healthcare and Ending Hallway Medicine Releases Second Report
Jun 13, 2019 Ontario Helping Critically-Ill Newborns Access Safe and Timely Transportation
Jun 11, 2019 The AIDS Committee of Cambridge, Kitchener, Waterloo and Area (ACCKWA) has expanded healthcare services for individuals impacted by HIV
Jun 10, 2019 Search Underway for New President at St. Mary’s General Hospital, Interim President Named
Jun 07, 2019 Grand River Hospital 2019-2020 operating budget to focus on exceptional care services, partnerships and improved efficiency
May 27, 2019 Improving Quality Mental Health and Addictions Services Across Ontario
May 27, 2019 CMHA WW Adult Intensive Services Making Big Difference in Care for Those with Severe Mental Illnesses
May 10, 2019 St. Mary’s Mission Legacy Awards 2019 Honour Five Outstanding Individuals
May 06, 2019 Ontario Adding More Mental Health and Addiction Services in Communities Across the Province
Apr 18, 2019 Government Investing $27 Billion to Help End Hallway Health Care
Mar 29, 2019 Ontario Continuing to Build a Connected Mental Health and Addictions Treatment System
Mar 22, 2019 Ontario Continuing to Strengthen the Public Health Care System with More Support for Ontario Seniors
Mar 08, 2019 Ontario Building on Plan to Connect Public Health Care System for Patients
Mar 08, 2019 Ontario's Government for the People Affirms Patient Values and Health Care Expectations
Feb 26, 2019 Ontario's Government for the People to Break Down Barriers to Better Patient Care
Feb 20, 2019 Caressant Care Fergus Nursing Home Open to new admissions
Feb 19, 2019 Ontario Government Focused on Respect for Taxpayers as House Resumes for Spring Session
Feb 15, 2019 Pain management centre at GRH’s Freeport Campus to offer new care options for patients with chronic pain
Feb 04, 2019 Waterloo Wellington Local Health Integration Network Launches New Student Health Advisory Committee
Jan 31, 2019 Premier's Council on Improving Healthcare and Ending Hallway Medicine Releases First Report
Jan 30, 2019 Ontario Investing in Essential Mental Health Care Infrastructure
Jan 23, 2019 Ontario Signs Two Health Funding Agreements with Health Canada
Jan 22, 2019 Ontario's Government for the People Investing in Urgent Hospital Upgrades, Repairs and Maintenance
Dec 27, 2018 Six tips for ringing in the New Year, whatever you choose to drink
Dec 19, 2018 Ontario's Government for the People is Reducing Wait Times for Mental Health and Addiction Care
Dec 18, 2018 St. Mary’s General Hospital Endorses YMCAs for Cardiac Rehabilitation Graduates
Dec 18, 2018 GRH innovation ensures patients leave hospital with discharge medication in hand, improving care and convenience
Dec 17, 2018 Know Your Holiday Health Care Options
Dec 11, 2018 Tips for avoiding non-essential trips to the emergency department over the holidays
Dec 10, 2018 Grand River Hospital receives recognition from Ontario Renal Network for encouraging and supporting at home kidney care
Dec 07, 2018 New Patient Declaration of Values for Local Health System
Dec 07, 2018 Ontario Seeking Ideas from the People for the 2019 Budget
Dec 07, 2018 Waterloo Wellington LHIN Recognized as a Top Local Employer
Nov 30, 2018 Here 24/7 Call Volumes Soar As Increase Need For Mental Health Services Continues
Nov 29, 2018 Grand River Hospital scores better than Canadian average and in top quarter of Ontario peers in new national report card
Nov 15, 2018 A Plan for the People
Nov 14, 2018 Guelph Family Doctors to receive Award of Excellence for Mental Health and Addiction Care
Nov 08, 2018 Grand River Hospital celebrates its first same-day hip replacement and discharge
Nov 06, 2018 Day in Psychiatry to connect family doctors, community mental health providers and hospital staff on key topics
Nov 05, 2018 Grand River Hospital and Kitchener Public Library celebrating successful anniversary of resource centre
Nov 02, 2018 Waterloo Wellington LHIN & Kitchener-Waterloo Multicultural Centre Launch Interpretation Services for Patients
Oct 30, 2018 Donor families and recipients to mark the importance of organ and tissue donation as GRH receives Trillium Gift of Life Network award
Oct 26, 2018 Veteran Emergency Physician and Healthcare Leader Named President at St. Mary’s General Hospital
Oct 22, 2018 Ontario Government Connecting People with Addictions to Treatment and Rehabilitation
Oct 17, 2018 2018 Minister's Medal Awards Honouring Excellence in Health Quality and Safety
Oct 16, 2018 Staying up-to-date with screening can reduce the risk of cervical cancer
Oct 15, 2018 Full house for 9th annual Mayor’s Souper Sampler
Oct 09, 2018 Many local women still not getting screened for breast cancer
Oct 04, 2018 Program aims to direct patients away from 911 and towards more appropriate health service options
Oct 03, 2018 Ontario’s Government for the People Taking Immediate Action to End Hallway Health Care
Sep 28, 2018 St. Mary’s Introduces Minimally Invasive Heart Valve Procedure
Sep 25, 2018 Ontario's Government for the People Restoring Trust and Accountability with Release of the Line-by-Line Review
Sep 21, 2018 Ontario Releases 2017-18 Public Accounts and Findings of the Independent Financial Commission of Inquiry
Aug 20, 2018 Important Message to Patients About ParaMed Flex Clinics in London, Ontario
Aug 16, 2018 Experienced health leader named president and chief executive officer of Grand River Hospital
Aug 02, 2018 Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health Investigating Possible TB Exposure
Jun 21, 2018 Fergus Nursing Clinic Moves to New Location
Jun 20, 2018 Vitalogue e-learning game promotes better communication for advance care planning
Jun 04, 2018 Health organizations partner to stomp out stigma and encourage individuals to seek mental health care
May 29, 2018 Unique cancer care program allows patients to find greater comfort through care closer to home
May 25, 2018 House of Friendship Offers Counselling Services
May 08, 2018 Ontario Passes Budget Focused on Care and Opportunity
May 08, 2018 41st Parliament of Ontario Passed Landmark Legislation to Increase Care, Create Opportunity and Build Ontario Up
May 04, 2018 New Primary Health Care Model Coming to Waterloo Region
Apr 26, 2018 More Than 3,100 New Child Care Spaces for Families Across Ontario
Apr 24, 2018 New Groves Hospital Update
Apr 24, 2018 Recognize local caregivers by nominating them for "Heroes in the Home"
Apr 24, 2018 Internationally Recognized Tools & Training Developed by the Aphasia Institute Will be Free in Ontario
Apr 23, 2018 51 More Long-Term Care Beds for Seniors in Cambridge
Apr 20, 2018 Record contribution by Grand River Hospital Volunteer Association supports vital medical imaging upgrade for Waterloo Region patients
Apr 20, 2018 Better Health Care, More Support for Ontario Nurses
Apr 19, 2018 Waterloo Wellington LHIN Announces Funding for a Mobile App to Help Patients Coordinate Their Health Care
Apr 19, 2018 30,000 More Long-Term Care Beds for Seniors
Apr 18, 2018 Building partnerships for organ donation success in Waterloo Wellington
Apr 18, 2018 Lowering Wait Times in Ontario Hospitals
Apr 16, 2018 Expanding Access to Cardiac Care with a Waterloo Wellington Cardiac Program
Apr 12, 2018 Better Care for Babies and Families
Apr 11, 2018 Waterloo Wellington Local Health Integration Network (WWLHIN) designated a Canadian Compassionate Company
Apr 10, 2018 Pettapiece pleased as Louise Marshall Hospital expansion moves ahead
Apr 03, 2018 Grand River Hospital pilot project links cancer patients to follow-up appointments without having to leave home
Apr 03, 2018 More Care for Seniors and their Caregivers
Mar 29, 2018 Approval of Integration of Counselling Services between SMGH and House of Friendship
Mar 23, 2018 Stronger Hospitals, Better Care for Kitchener-Waterloo
Mar 23, 2018 Stronger Hospitals, Better Care for Guelph-Wellington
Mar 23, 2018 Stronger Hospitals, Better Care for Cambridge
Mar 21, 2018 Local mayors delivering Meals on Wheels
Mar 21, 2018 Ontario Making Historic Investment in Mental Health Care
Mar 20, 2018 Making Prescription Drugs Free for People 65 and Over
Mar 08, 2018 Proposed Integration of Counselling Services between SMGH and House of Friendship
Mar 07, 2018 Ontario Moving Quickly to Expand Life-Saving Overdose Prevention Programs
Mar 02, 2018 Ontario Opening New Hospice in Waterloo Region
Feb 14, 2018 Ontario Taking Action on Indigenous Health Care
Feb 14, 2018 Backgrounder: Ontario Investments in Indigenous Health and Wellness
Feb 02, 2018 Ontario Investing in Hospital Beds to Improve Access to Care
Jan 31, 2018 Guelph Police, CMHA WW seeing progress through continued IMPACT partnership
Jan 24, 2018 Kitchener hospitals advise patients to choose health options carefully based on their needs
Jan 24, 2018 Partnership Between Waterloo Wellington Local Health Integration Network and CarePartners Brings New Physiotherapy Care Centre to Region
Jan 24, 2018 Ontario Providing Free Counselling and Medication to Help Youth Quit Smoking
Jan 16, 2018 GRH first hospital in Waterloo Region to open donor milk bank for babies in neonatal intensive care
Jan 15, 2018 Grand River Hospital to begin recruitment process as president and CEO announces retirement for September
Jan 10, 2018 Vote on Ideas for the 2018 Ontario Budget
Jan 09, 2018 Ontario Improving Living Spaces for People with Developmental Disabilities
Jan 04, 2018 Grand River Hospital tops Canadian hospitals for blood donation in 2017
Dec 27, 2017 Six tips for ringing in the New Year, whatever you choose to drink
Dec 22, 2017 GRH declares influenza outbreak in Rehab and Complex Continuing Care units at Freeport Campus
Dec 20, 2017 WWLHIN Board Highlights - November 2017
Dec 13, 2017 Tips for avoiding non-essential trips to the emergency department over the holidays
Dec 12, 2017 Ontario Passes Legislation to Strengthen Transparency in Health Care
Dec 11, 2017 Last Call: Local Alcohol Awareness Campaign Launched
Dec 08, 2017 Ontario Reducing Carbon Footprint, Boosting Care at Hospitals in Guelph and Wellington County
Dec 07, 2017 Ontario Reducing Carbon Footprint, Boosting Care at Hospitals in Southwest Ontario
Dec 07, 2017 Providing More Choice for Families in the Ontario Autism Program
Nov 28, 2017 2017 Ontario Senior Achievement Awards Recipients
Nov 28, 2017 New Patient Navigators to Assist Every Person Diagnosed with Dementia to Access the Right Care
Nov 28, 2017 Ontario Recognizes Contributions of 15 Outstanding Seniors
Nov 27, 2017 Ontario Reducing Carbon Footprint, Boosting Care at Hospitals
Nov 27, 2017 Partnership Provides Stronger Support for Patients Leaving Rehabilitation Program at GRH Freeport Campus
Nov 22, 2017 Ontario Improving Wound Care for Patients with Diabetes
Nov 15, 2017 Applications Now Open for the Ontario Sport and Recreation Communities Fund
Nov 14, 2017 New Story Group of Waterloo Region Announces Release of Enhancing Belonging Guidebook
Nov 13, 2017 Waterloo Wellington LHIN Opens New Office in Fergus
Nov 09, 2017 Funding Allocated in Waterloo Region to Combat Opioid Crisis
Nov 09, 2017 Waterloo Wellington patients with liver tumours to benefit from advanced treatments at GRH
Nov 09, 2017 Funding Allocated in Guelph-Wellington to Combat Opioid Crisis
Nov 08, 2017 Guelph Chamber President & CEO Appointed to Waterloo Wellington Board
Nov 07, 2017 Ontario Supporting Seniors to Live Their Best Life
Nov 02, 2017 2017 Minister’s Medal Honouring Excellence in Health Quality and Safety Recognizes Local Mobile Outreach Van
Nov 01, 2017 It's That Time of Year Again! Flu Season!
Nov 01, 2017 Waterloo Wellington LHIN Exemplifies Patients-First Approach By Launching Patient And Family Advisory Committee (PFAC)
Oct 31, 2017 National Report Shows Cardiac Care at St. Mary’s Among Best in Canada
Oct 27, 2017 GRH’s Waterloo Wellington Breast Centre Marks 10 Years of Exceptional Care
Oct 24, 2017 Minister’s Medal Awards Honour Ontario’s Health Care Providers
Oct 23, 2017 Backgrounder: Additional 2,000 Patient Beds and Spaces Across Ontario
Oct 23, 2017 Ontario Making 2,000 More Beds and Spaces for Patients Available This Year
Oct 19, 2017 October is Community Support Month
Oct 11, 2017 Woolwich Community Health Centre celebrates Community Health and Wellbeing Week with International Designation
Oct 03, 2017 Many Ontario women still not getting screened for breast cancer; regional experts encourage women between the ages of 50 and 54 to undergo screening
Oct 02, 2017 Waterloo Region Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Treatment Centre Celebrates 25th Anniversary
Oct 02, 2017 Ontario Launches Training Fund for Long-term Care Personal Support Workers
Sep 21, 2017 One Local Charity Investing in Another
Sep 20, 2017 WWLHIN Clinical Leadership Team Announcement
Sep 15, 2017 Global Health Expert Janice Kopinak appointed to Waterloo Wellington LHIN Board
Sep 14, 2017 RIA announces new Schlegel Research Chair in Mobility and Aging
Sep 08, 2017 Dr. Michael Stephenson, Kitchener champion of refugee health, receives CPSO Award
Sep 06, 2017 Michael Delisle appointed new Board Chair of Waterloo Wellington LHIN
Aug 29, 2017 Ontario Providing Support to Those Affected by Opioid Crisis
Aug 24, 2017 HopeSpring Cancer Support Centre Announces New Location in Partnership with The Inn of Waterloo and Conference Centre
Aug 14, 2017 Ontario Updating and Repairing Community Health Facilities in Guelph and Wellington County
Aug 10, 2017 New Wait Times Data Now Available for Surgeries and Procedures Across Ontario
Aug 09, 2017 Ontario Updating and Repairing Community Health Facilities in Waterloo Region
Aug 09, 2017 New, State-of-the-Art Hospital Coming to Wellington County
Aug 03, 2017 WWLHIN Board Highlights - July 2017
Jul 11, 2017 Repairs and Upgrades Coming to 4 Hospitals in Guelph & Wellington County this Year
Jun 29, 2017 More Rides for Seniors Thanks to $50,000 KWCF Grant
Jun 27, 2017 Waterloo Wellington LHIN Welcomes Three New Community Leaders Appointed to Board of Directors
Jun 15, 2017 Local Health Integration Network launches Patient and Family Advisory Committee as part of new Patient Experience Program
May 31, 2017 St. Mary's Awarded the Attorney General's Victim Services Award
May 05, 2017 Guelph & Wellington County Hospitals to Get Over $4.2M Boost from 2017 Provincial Budget
May 05, 2017 Cambridge Memorial Hospital to Receive Nearly $1.8 million Boost From 2017 Provincial Budget
May 05, 2017 Kitchener-Waterloo Hospitals Receive Boost From 2017 Provincial Budget
May 04, 2017 Ontario Boosts Mental Health Supports for People Across the Province
May 03, 2017 Ontario Providing Free Prescription Medications for Students
May 01, 2017 Preferred Proponent Selected for Groves Memorial Community Hospital Project
Apr 24, 2017 Celebrating 700 Volunteers During National Volunteer Week
Apr 21, 2017 Ontario Clinicians Deliver Quality Care by Reducing Unnecessary Care: New Report
Apr 21, 2017 Alzheimer Society Waterloo Wellington Joins Healthcare Hub
Apr 18, 2017 Call for Nominations for the Inaugural Champion of Diversity Award
Apr 13, 2017 Alaunus Unveils Bloom
Apr 13, 2017 Hospice of Waterloo Region Expanding Service
Apr 13, 2017 New Health Technologies Coming to Local Community
Apr 12, 2017 New Physicians Bolster St. Mary’s Cardiac Centre’s Deep Bench of Talent
Apr 04, 2017 Support for Caregivers Making a Difference for Families in Waterloo Region
Apr 03, 2017 Ontario Improving Patient Care Through Innovative Health Technologies
Apr 03, 2017 WWLHIN Board Highlights - March 2017
Mar 24, 2017 Ontario Improving Access to Care for Waterloo Wellington Patients
Mar 14, 2017 Waterloo Wellington LHIN Welcomes Karen Scian
Mar 02, 2017 Waterloo Wellington Regional Cancer Program Encourages Men and Women to Get Checked Regularly for Colorectal Cancer
Mar 02, 2017 $2.5 Million Fundraising Campaign Brings Latest in CT Imaging to Support Waterloo Region Patients
Feb 28, 2017 St. Mary’s Launches Innovative Approach to Help Lung Cancer Patients Achieve Earlier Recovery
Feb 13, 2017 WWLHIN Board Highlights - January 2017
Feb 09, 2017 Ontario Providing Faster Access to Mental Health Services for Thousands of People
Jan 24, 2017 Nearly Two Thirds of Potential Organ Donors Gave the Gift of Life
Jan 18, 2017 New Supports to Help People in Ontario Quit Smoking
Dec 21, 2016 WWLHIN Board Highlights - December 2016
Dec 15, 2016 Tips for Avoiding Non-essential Trips to the Emergency Department Over the Holidays
Dec 15, 2016 OPP and CMHA Mark One Year of I.M.P.A.C.T in Wellington County
Dec 14, 2016 CMHA WW Receives Funding from the WWLHIN to Connect Patient Records Electronically
Dec 13, 2016 Partnership Provides Naloxone Rescue Kits to Emergency Patients at Risk of an Opioid Overdose
Dec 07, 2016 New Report Shows Cancer Screening Participation in Waterloo Wellington Region Could be Improved
Dec 07, 2016 Ontario Passes Legislation that Delivers Better Health Care for Families
Dec 02, 2016 Katharine’s Story: Falls Prevention is Key to Staying Independent
Nov 30, 2016 Grand River Hospital Ranks Among Canada’s Top Ten Hospitals for Patient Safety
Nov 30, 2016 Waterloo Wellington Achieves a Number of Top Results in Ontario for Safe and Efficient Care
Nov 29, 2016 Ontario Improving Access to Care in Waterloo Region
Nov 25, 2016 Ontario Improving Access to Care in Wellington County
Nov 25, 2016 Ontario Improving Access to Care in Guelph
Nov 18, 2016 New Digital Mammography Service at Groves Hospital
Nov 09, 2016 St. Mary’s General Hospital Receives Award for Organ and Tissue Donation
Nov 04, 2016 Ontario Improving Cancer Care for Waterloo Region Patients
Oct 27, 2016 Ontario Establishing Patient and Family Advisory Council
Oct 25, 2016 WWLHIN Board Highlights - October 2016
Oct 07, 2016 Innovative Partnership Bringing Better Care to Long-term Care Residents in Wellington
Oct 03, 2016 Guelph & Wellington County to Receive Safety Planning Grants
Oct 03, 2016 WWLHIN Board Highlights - September 2016
Oct 03, 2016 Emergency Medical Preparedness Program to be Launched in Stonecroft
Oct 01, 2016 Celebrating National Seniors’ Day with Community Support Connections – Meals on Wheels and More
Sep 13, 2016 New Electronic Referral System Aims to Improve Access For Patients and Care Providers
Sep 09, 2016 Province Redeveloping Saugeen Valley Nursing Centre
Sep 02, 2016 Ontario Launches Working Group to Benefit People Living with Rare Diseases
Aug 15, 2016 North Wellington Health Care to Receive $1M and Groves Hospital to Receive $337,000 from Province for Repairs and Upgrades
Aug 11, 2016 WWLHIN Board Highlights - August 2016
Jul 22, 2016 Ontario Investing An Additional $4.7 Million This Year in Home and Community Care in Waterloo Region
Jul 21, 2016 Province Investing Over $6.5 Million for Health Care in Guelph and Wellington
Jul 20, 2016 Kitchener Hospitals Expand Visiting Hours to Welcome Greater Family Presence in Patient Care
Jul 14, 2016 Redeveloping Cambridge Country Manor Nursing Home
Jul 12, 2016 Express Check-in Kiosks at St. Mary’s Streamline Registration for Outpatient Appointments
Jun 30, 2016 WWLHIN Board Highlights: June 2016
Jun 29, 2016 Waterloo Wellington LHIN Recognized as a Provincial Leader in Stroke Care by Ontario Stroke Network
Jun 27, 2016 2016 Budget Includes Increase to Cambridge Memorial Hospital
Jun 22, 2016 Ontario Takes Next Steps Toward New Hospital In Centre Wellington Region
Jun 17, 2016 Ontario Investing up to $7 Million for Specialized Cardiac Care in Kitchener Region
Jun 15, 2016 Waterloo Wellington LHIN Welcomes Jan Varner
Jun 06, 2016 Statement by Ontario's Minister of Health and Long-Term Care and Attorney General on Medical Assistance in Dying
Jun 02, 2016 Ontario Introduces Legislation to Further Improve Patient Access and Experience
Jun 02, 2016 Family Counselling and Support Services for Guelph-Wellington Wins the Attorney General’s Victim Services Award of Distinction for 2016
May 26, 2016 Waterloo Wellington Residents Receive Safe and Effective Care According to National Data Released from the Canadian Institute for Health Information
May 19, 2016 WWLHIN Board Highlights - May 2016
Apr 21, 2016 Grand River Hospital Recognized by Ontario’s Agency for Organ and Tissue Donation
Apr 15, 2016 Better End-of-Life Care for Local Residents Starts with Crucial Conversations
Apr 06, 2016 WWLHIN Board Highlights - March 2016
Apr 01, 2016 Ontario Investing More Than $50 Billion In Health Care
Mar 31, 2016 National Advance Care Planning Day April 16th, 2016
Mar 23, 2016 Ontario Reports Results on More Investments and Better Access to Health Care
Mar 11, 2016 Province Strengthens End-Of-Life Care With $75 Million Investment
Mar 09, 2016 WWLHIN Board Highlights - February 2016
Dec 18, 2015 WWLHIN Board Highlights - December 2015
Oct 28, 2015 WWLHIN Board Highlights - October 2015
Oct 27, 2015 Minh's Story: Communication and Culture in Health Care
Oct 02, 2015 Update - Wellington Hospitals Governance Integration
Sep 18, 2015 WWLHIN Board Highlights - September 2015
Sep 15, 2015 Open Letter from Joan Fisk: Rural Wellington Governance Integration
Sep 01, 2015 WWLHIN Marks September as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month by Celebrating Care Close to Home: Meet Ashton
Aug 20, 2015 Ontario Investing $2.5 Million in Waterloo Region Hospitals
Aug 19, 2015 WWLHIN Board Highlights - August 2015
Aug 07, 2015 WWLHIN Investing in the Health of Rural Wellington Residents
Jul 20, 2015 Ontario Investing $7 Million in Small Hospitals Across the Province
Jun 26, 2015 Board Highlights - June 26, 2015
Jun 18, 2015 WWLHIN Recognized by Ontario Stroke Network as Providing Top Stroke Care
Jun 12, 2015 St. Mary’s General Hospital Presents Prestigious Mission Legacy Awards
Jun 11, 2015 Big Changes for Canadian Association of Suicide Prevention (CASP)
Jun 08, 2015 Meet Toby Harris, Chief Executive Officer of Traverse Independence
Jun 04, 2015 WWLHIN Board Highlights - May 2015
Jun 03, 2015 What is the Connectivity Model and Where Did It Come From?
May 28, 2015 Guelph Independent Living Completes Construction on Two New Accessible Modified Units at Willow Place
May 13, 2015 Ontario Launches Home Care Plan to Improve Access and Expand Service
May 12, 2015 Meet Veronica Strauss: President of the CSC Board
May 06, 2015 Sandy's Story: CMHA, Community Based Eating Disorder Counseling
May 05, 2015 Meet Tana Nash: Executive Director of the Waterloo Regional Suicide Prevention Council
May 04, 2015 Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care Requests Vaccine Stories from Our Community
Apr 28, 2015 Construction Begins on the New Minto Rural Health Centre
Apr 27, 2015 Waterloo Wellington LHIN Welcomes Michael Delisle
Apr 24, 2015 Joseph’s Story: You Can’t Heal Until You Start Talking
Apr 17, 2015 CMH Cancels Surgeries Because Of Water Main Break
Apr 08, 2015 New Advance Care Planning Program Improves Coordinated End-of-life Care
Mar 30, 2015 Meet Joy Finney: A Passion for Building Healthy Communities
Mar 13, 2015 St. Mary’s General Hospital Celebrates Successful Geriatric Medically Complex Clinic Pilot
Mar 12, 2015 Ontario Endorses Expert Report on Home and Community Care
Mar 09, 2015 Investing in Community Mental Health and Addictions Services In Waterloo Wellington
Feb 25, 2015 New Advance Care Planning Program to Improve Coordinated End-of-life Care
Feb 25, 2015 WWLHIN Welcomes New Board Member Bryan Larkin
Feb 17, 2015 St. Mary’s General Hospital Resumes Surgery, Outpatient Procedures Following February 8 Flood
Feb 15, 2015 Statement by Minister Eric Hoskins on the Labour Situation Between Community Care Access Centres and the Ontario Nurses' Association
Feb 15, 2015 Statement by Minister Eric Hoskins on the Labour Situation Between Community Care Access Centres and the Ontario Nurses' Association
Feb 06, 2015 Ontario Redeveloping 300 Long-Term Care Homes
Feb 06, 2015 WWLHIN Board Highlights January 29, 2015
Feb 04, 2015 Reducing Wait Times for Home Care Services
Feb 02, 2015 Ontario Launches Updated Plan for Health Care
Jan 28, 2015 Ontario Seniors Community Grants Accepting Applications
Jan 28, 2015 Statement by Ontario Health Minister on #BellLetsTalk Day
Jan 27, 2015 Enteric Outbreak Declared in CMH’s Inpatient Mental Health Unit
Jan 22, 2015 From the Manufacturing-line to the Front-line: Unique Partnership Enhancing Community Care
Jan 22, 2015 From the Manufacturing-line to the Front-line: Unique Partnership Enhancing Community Care
Jan 22, 2015 From the Manufacturing-line to the Front-line: Unique Partnership Enhancing Community Care
Jan 22, 2015 From the Manufacturing-line to the Front-line: Unique Partnership Enhancing Community Care
Jan 22, 2015 From the Manufacturing-line to the Front-line: Unique Partnership Enhancing Community Care
Jan 12, 2015 Grand River Hospital Declares Influenza A Outbreaks Over at Freeport Site
Jan 07, 2015 Meet Jennifer Gillies: Executive Director, Alzheimer Society of Waterloo Wellington
Dec 31, 2014 Grand River Hospital Declares Small Influenza Outbreak on Union Terrace Two at Freeport Site
Dec 18, 2014 Coping with Grief: It Never Hurts to Seek Help
Dec 15, 2014 Meet David Thornley: Executive Director, Guelph Community Health Centre
Dec 15, 2014 WWLHIN Board Highlights December 2014
Dec 08, 2014 Meet Dr. Mohamed Alarakhia: WWLHIN Enabling Technologies (eHealth) Physician Lead
Dec 04, 2014 Grand River Hospital Among Top Ten Canadian Hospitals in Key Quality of Care Indicator
Dec 01, 2014 Waterloo Wellington Doctor Honored for Improving Care for Patients with Dementia and Other Memory Disorders
Dec 01, 2014 New CCAC CEO Brings Broad Healthcare Experience
Nov 26, 2014 Ontario Expanding Care for Low Back Pain Patients
Nov 25, 2014 Meeting the Needs of Patients with Mobility Challenges
Nov 25, 2014 Ontario Expanding Strategy to Address Mental Health Issues
Nov 24, 2014 Meet Heather Kerr, Executive Director, Stonehenge Therapeutic Community: Hope-Courage-Strength
Nov 21, 2014 Innovative Adult-Day Programs Giving a Voice to Individuals with Early Onset Dementia
Nov 13, 2014 Meet Debbie Hollahan, Director at Waterloo Wellington Diabetes: A Passion for Diabetes Care
Nov 07, 2014 St. Mary’s Respirologist Recognized for Medical Excellence
Nov 07, 2014 World Diabetes Day
Nov 05, 2014 WWLHIN Board Highlights October 2014
Oct 31, 2014 Announcing a New ARTIC Program Call for Proposals
Oct 28, 2014 Meet Jennifer Breaton, Waterloo Wellington Stroke Program Director
Oct 23, 2014 Get Your Flu Shot Every Year and Get It Early
Oct 17, 2014 Province Enhancing Measures to Prepare For Ebola Virus Disease
Oct 17, 2014 Paramedics to Offer More Community Care
Oct 07, 2014 North Wellington Health Care and Groves Memorial Community Hospital Receives Accreditation with Commendation
Oct 06, 2014 WWLHIN Board Highlights: October 1, 2014 Special Meeting
Oct 03, 2014 Ebola: Preparedness in Waterloo Region
Oct 03, 2014 Sunnyside Launches Unique Program For Younger Adults With Dementia
Sep 29, 2014 Meet Angelo Innocente, Local Resident: It Pays to Listen to Your Heart
Sep 29, 2014 Stonehenge Therapeutic Community Announcement
Sep 09, 2014 Improving Access to Health Care Services in Cambridge and North Dumfries
Sep 09, 2014 Children and Youth With Complex Mental Health Needs Focus of New Training Program for Frontline Workers
Sep 04, 2014 St. Mary’s General Hospital wants to hear from you
Sep 02, 2014 Contract Awarded for Cambridge Memorial Hospital's Capital Redevelopment Project
Aug 05, 2014 Statement by Ontario Health Minister on Supporting Children in Need of Medical Attention as a Result of Conflict
Jul 23, 2014 Providing Fairness for Refugees
Jul 22, 2014 Taking Action to Safeguard the Integrity of the Health Care System
Jul 18, 2014 Enhancing Access to Care for North Wellington Residents
Jul 12, 2014 Ways to Protect Yourself from Harmful Rays
Jul 02, 2014 Guelph Family Health Team working to expand its Diabetes services
Jun 24, 2014 GRH celebrates stronger specialized care and improved emergency access at 2013-2014 annual meeting
Jun 16, 2014 New Smilezone location to open at Grand River Hospital
May 08, 2014 Patient Experience at St. Mary’s General Hospital is among the best in Ontario for second consecutive year
May 05, 2014 GRH emergency department makes progress in improving care times; further action planned
May 05, 2014 Trinity Village celebrates collaboration that saves $millions
May 02, 2014 Waterloo Region Health Care Providers to Improve Care Co-ordination - Backgrounder
May 02, 2014 Waterloo Region Health Care Providers to Improve Care Co-ordination
Apr 29, 2014 Family Caregivers Bill Passes Final Vote
Apr 29, 2014 GRH to plan changes to continue patient care while maintaining fiscal stability
Apr 29, 2014 Improving Home and Community Care for Ontario Seniors
Apr 28, 2014 Skin Cancer Prevention Act Coming Into Force
Apr 23, 2014 Cambridge, North Dumfries and Surrounding Area Health Care Providers to Improve Care Co-ordination
Apr 23, 2014 Ontario Enhancing Care for Complex Patients in Cambridge, North Dumfries and Surrounding Area
Apr 17, 2014 Waterloo Wellington Community Care Access Centre (CCAC) Achieves Highest Accreditation Award
Apr 16, 2014 Grand River Hospital Foundation announces successful completion of $500,000 Mammography Campaign
Apr 16, 2014 Keeping Children Safe From Harmful Diseases
Apr 10, 2014 Improving Access to Safe Fertility Treatments
Apr 09, 2014 Investing in Community Health Infrastructure
Apr 08, 2014 Better Care for Patients with Chronic Pain
Apr 07, 2014 Opportunity and Security for Health Care and Education
Apr 06, 2014 Steady Improvements in Health and Education
Apr 04, 2014 The Centre for Family Medicine FHT expands innovative eHealth Program
Apr 04, 2014 Helping More Seniors Stay Connected, Active and Engaged
Apr 03, 2014 WWLHIN Board Highlights March 2014
Apr 03, 2014 Giving More Kids Access to Free Dental Care
Mar 31, 2014 Grand River Hospital’s Regional Cancer Centre oncology nurses recognized as cancer care leaders by de Souza Institute: Tuesday April 1 (1:00-1:30 p.m.) at GRH’s Regional Cancer Centre
Mar 31, 2014 Supporting Urban Aboriginal Health, Culture and Economic Growth
Mar 28, 2014 Helping More Residents in Waterloo Wellington Get the Care They Need at Home and in the Community
Mar 28, 2014 Waterloo-Wellington Regional Cancer Program crowns winners of the Build a Butt contest
Mar 28, 2014 Helping Aboriginal Families Make Healthy Choices
Mar 28, 2014 Better Care for Epilepsy Patients - Ontario Adds More Hospital Beds for Epilepsy Monitoring and Testing
Mar 26, 2014 Media Advisory
Mar 25, 2014 Big News from Mayors for Meals: We Plan to Raise $600,000 to Build Our Dream Kitchen!
Mar 20, 2014 Taking Action to Protect Voluntary Blood Donations
Mar 20, 2014 GRH and partners welcome six-time Olympic medalist Clara Hughes to support better discussion about mental health
Mar 20, 2014 Enhanced Access to Community Exercise and Falls Prevention Classes for Seniors
Mar 13, 2014 GRH marks World Kidney Day (March 13th) by celebrating better patient care and reduced growth in dialysis needs
Mar 03, 2014 Improving Primary Care for Long-Term Care Home Residents
Feb 28, 2014 St. Mary’s Cardiac Experts Recommend Reducing Sugar, Salt and Fat for Better Heart Health
Feb 26, 2014 Build-A-Butt: Build-A-What?!
Feb 24, 2014 Helping Families Make Healthy Food Choices
Feb 21, 2014 Grand River Hospital celebrates renewed designation as a WHO UNICEF baby friendly hospital
Feb 19, 2014 Improving the Lives of Stroke Patients in Waterloo Wellington
Feb 11, 2014 Improved Mental Health Services for Residents with Borderline Personality Disorder
Feb 05, 2014 WWLHIN Board Highlights
Feb 04, 2014 Expanding Life-Saving Care for Stroke Victims
Feb 03, 2014 Medical Centre at The Boardwalk opens today on the west side of Kitchener Waterloo
Jan 31, 2014 Helping Children Get a Healthier Start in Life
Jan 30, 2014 Fighting Type 2 Diabetes
Jan 29, 2014 Helping Seniors Get the Care They Need at Home
Jan 28, 2014 Helping Ontarians Living with Mental and Physical Illnesses
Jan 27, 2014 Moving Forward With Health Care Transformation
Jan 27, 2014 Waterloo Wellington Residents Benefiting from Action Plan for Health Care
Jan 27, 2014 GRH assessment unit providing better care for patients with a mental health crisis while easing emergency waits
Jan 24, 2014 Progress on Making Ontario a Better Place to Age
Jan 22, 2014 Progress Made Towards a Smoke-Free Ontario
Jan 22, 2014 Make cancer screening part of your new year’s resolutions
Jan 21, 2014 Ontario Expanding Community Role for Paramedics
Jan 20, 2014 GRH hospital elder life program improves care and quality of life for hospitalized patients
Jan 20, 2014 Helping Ontarians With Disabilities Live Independently
Jan 07, 2014 It’s Not Too Late to Get the Flu Shot
BACKGROUNDER: Preventing Opioid Addiction and Overdose in Guelph-Wellington
BACKGROUNDER: Preventing Opioid Addiction and Overdose in Waterloo Region
Making Ontario the Best Place to Age
Grand River Hospital Updates Influenza Situation at Freeport Site