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Posted Friday, April 09, 2021

Photo of patient being transferred at Bowmanville Hospital, pre-pandemic Investing in vital health care services today fosters the creation of a seamless, comprehensive health care system of tomorrow
BOWMANVILLE -  As part of its commitment to ensuring residents across Durham have access to high-quality, modernized health care services, Lakeridge Health welcomes the investment of up to $37.5 million from the Region of Durham towards the expansion of the regional health care system.
This investment is earmarked for the much-anticipated...

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Posted Friday, April 09, 2021

Dr. Aynharan Sinnarajah Five-year appointment will help advance the delivery of palliative care services in Durham Region
In a joint appointment, Queen’s University and Lakeridge Health announced today that Dr. Aynharan Sinnarajah has been named the Dr. Gillian Gilchrist Research Chair in Palliative Care.
The Gilchrist Chair is awarded to a clinician-scientist with a proven record of academic, leadership, and clinical success in palliative care. Dr. Sinnarajah is a recognized leader in...

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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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