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Posted Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Blake1Earlier this week, the founder of Lakeridge Health’s Pinewood Centre, the late Dr. George Blake, was honoured by Oshawa City Council. 
Council approved dedication of the Dr. George Blake Parkette. The parkette is located at Royal Street, about a block away from the Pinewood Centre location at 300 Centre Street in Oshawa.  
Dr. Blake’s tireless efforts and advocacy led to the opening of the original Pinewood Centre in Oshawa. Today, there are...

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Posted Friday, February 22, 2019

(OSHAWA) – Durham Region residents are invited to share their thoughts about a proposed Consumption Treatment Services (CTS) site to be located in Oshawa. 
Lakeridge Health, John Howard Society of Durham Region and Durham Region Health Department are currently working together on a proposal for a CTS site in Oshawa. The proposal is part of a comprehensive strategy to prevent, treat and reduce the harms of opioid use in Durham Region.
Oshawa has the sixth highest...

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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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