Please be advised that a temporary visitor precaution is in place at Bay St. George Long Term Care Centre. The visitor precaution is in place due to a number of residents on the Memory Lane with influenza like illness.
Western Health is advising the public that Dr. Charles LeGrow Health Centre will be undergoing renovations on two of its entrances beginning July 6. While the main doors are being replaced all clients, patients and visitors will enter through the Lab/X-Ray entrance. Once the main entrance renovations are completed, work will begin on the emergency entrance. While work is being done on the emergency entrance, access to the emergency department will be through the main entrance.
Western Health is pleased to announce Western Regional School of Nursing has earned the highest accreditation award in nursing education, by receiving a full seven-year accreditation from the Canadian Association of Schools of Nursing (CASN) for its Bachelor of Nursing (Collaborative) program.
Western Health is pleased to announce a new model of primary health care for the Bay St. George area. This team-based model of care will include nurse practitioners based in the St. George's and Jeffrey’s medical clinics. The nurse practitioners will work collaboratively with family physicians from Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital to provide better continuity of care for patients in the area. Physicians will provide care from the clinics one day each week and will be available for consultation and to provide advice when it is required.
Western Health would like to advise the public of the current schedule for physician coverage for the St. George’s Medical Clinic for June and July.