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Posted Friday, December 07, 2018

Community members provide input via live polling during telephone town hall Durham Region – On Wednesday, November 28, Lakeridge Health connected with Durham Region households through a telephone town hall, part of the latest round of community consultations to gather information to inform the future of the hospital system in the region.
Moderated by Jerry Archer of KX96, the live telephone event drew about 2,000 participants and was focused on building a stronger...

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Posted Thursday, November 29, 2018

Durham Region – On Saturday morning, physicians, nurses and other health professionals from across Durham Region gathered at Ajax Pickering Hospital to learn about an innovative model that is shortening wait times and improving care for people suffering from common shoulder injuries and conditions. The model is centred around providing the best patient experience through novel partnerships between community providers and The Shoulder Centre’s clinical team based...
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Posted Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Public survey and telephone town hall are part of Lakeridge Health’s ongoing conversation with community members Durham Region – In the latest round of community consultations to gather information, which will inform the future of acute care, people who live and work in Durham Region are invited to provide ideas, suggestions and input to shape the future of Lakeridge Health.
The information builds on 5,000 points of feedback provided earlier this year, and is...

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Posted Thursday, October 11, 2018

Women in Durham Region and beyond will no longer have to travel to Kingston or Toronto for Gynecologic Cancer Surgery
Durham Region – Lakeridge Health has become the third community hospital in Ontario named as a Gynecologic Oncology Centre, making it easier for women who need complex cancer surgeries to receive care close to home.
“The selection of Lakeridge Health as a Gynecologic Oncology Centre is a testament to the calibre and world-class reputation...

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Posted Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Durham Region – Today, Lakeridge Health officially welcomed patients and families, community members and the health care team to the newly restored and renovated Port Perry Hospital. Over one year ago, a fire forced the temporary closure of the beloved community hospital.
Over the past year, a number of upgrades have been made to Port Perry Hospital, including:
Restoration of mechanical and electrical infrastructure and sections of the hospital damaged by fire;
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