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Posted Monday, February 08, 2021

Durham, Ontario - Lakeridge Health and Distress Centre Durham (DCD) are working together, with a shared goal of providing better, more coordinated mental health and crisis intervention programs and services across Durham Region.
This partnership builds on the current mental health and addictions programs and services offered by Pinewood Centre and Durham Mental Health Services (DMHS), under the Lakeridge Health umbrella.
DMHS has had a long-standing partnership with...

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Posted Monday, January 18, 2021

Bowmanville Hospital Redevelopment Announcement BOWMANVILLE — As part of its comprehensive plan to end hallway health care, the Ontario government is investing $2.5 million to support the redevelopment of Lakeridge Health's hospital site in Bowmanville. This funding will be used to offset the costs of planning the renewal and expansion of the hospital's infrastructure.
The announcement was made today by Lindsey Park, Member of Provincial Parliament for Durham and Parliamentary Assistant to the Attorney General on...

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Posted Thursday, January 07, 2021

Ruth Smith, daughter  Dorothy Nancarrow, Resident  Krystle Luu, RN  Danielle Whittle, RN Lakeridge Health gives first vaccines to residents of Orchard Villa Long-Term Care & Retirement Home and Sunnycrest Nursing Home
Pickering, ON – Today, Lakeridge Health gave the first COVID-19 vaccines to long-term care and retirement home residents living in Orchard Villa. Lakeridge Health is one of 19 Ontario hospitals providing COVID-19 vaccines in Phase One of Ontario’s three-phase vaccine implementation plan.
The first long-term care home resident...

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Posted Monday, January 04, 2021

Lakeridge Health is pleased to advise that Durham Region Health Department declared the COVID-19 outbreak at Sunnycrest Nursing Home over on January 1, 2021.
Since assuming temporary management of Sunnycrest Nursing Home on December 3, 2020, Lakeridge Health quickly deployed an expert team to be on-site at Sunnycrest to help manage a serious COVID-19 outbreak.
Working in partnership with the Sunnycrest Nursing Home team, the Region of Durham Paramedic Services, Canadian...

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Posted Friday, January 01, 2021

Bryanna Kleinsteuber, Caleb Penton and baby Bentley Durham Region –  Lakeridge Health welcomed the first baby born in Durham Region in 2021 at 2:08 a.m. Little Bentley was born at Oshawa Hospital to proud parents Bryanna Kleinsteuber and Caleb Penton.
Weighing in at seven pounds, 14 ounces, Bentley is the second child for Bryanna and Caleb. His two-year-old big brother was also born at the Oshawa Hospital.
Bryanna, who lives in Oshawa, says she chose Lakeridge Health during both of her pregnancies because the...

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