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Posted Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Program deepens relationships between physicians-in-training and community Durham Region – Lakeridge Health and Queen’s University are piloting a new way of delivering hands-on medical education in Durham Region, helping to train a new generation of physicians.
The Queen’s Lakeridge Health-Durham Comprehensive Clerkship Program, launched earlier this year, allows third- and fourth-year Queen’s University medical students to work side by side with...

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Posted Tuesday, February 05, 2019

Durham Region -  On Wednesday January 30, Lakeridge Health's Oshawa Hospital celebrated the unveiling of a new state-of-the-art inpatient pharmacy. Helping fund this extensive project was the Auxiliary of Lakeridge Health Oshawa, who was acknowledged at the ribbon cutting for its $1 million donation towards the new space.   The renovated pharmacy has been in the works since 2014, and seeing it come to fruition marks a great start to the New Year for hospital staff...
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Posted Friday, February 01, 2019

AJAX --  Today, Rod Phillips, Peter Bethlenfalvy and Lorne Coe joined Regional ChairJohn Henry to announce that Ontario’s Government for the People is investing close to $2 Million in upgrades to improve services for patients at Lakeridge Health’s Ajax Pickering site.
“The health and safety of patients and families here in Ajax and across Ontario is a priority for our government,” said Rod Phillips, Member of Provincial Parliament for Ajax. “We...

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Posted Friday, January 25, 2019

Women living in Scarborough, Durham Region, Northumberland and Kawartha Lakes now have increased access to Pap tests, a simple test that helps prevent cervical cancer. Through a new simulation-based educational program, more health care providers including nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and midwives will have advanced training and support to provide the test to women at local health centres.
“As a result of regular screening and Human Papillomavirus...

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Posted Wednesday, January 09, 2019

Application deadline is February 28 Durham Region – Lakeridge Health has officially launched its 2019-2020 membership campaign.
“Our top priority is providing the people who live and work in Durham Region with exceptional health care,” said Lakeridge Health President & CEO Matthew Anderson. “Being a member is an important way for community members to support the local hospitals and community health services that make up Lakeridge Health.”
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