Posts Tagged ‘Bluewater Health’

Bluewater Health planning improvements to Sarnia’s ER

In response to patient and staff feedback, improvements to the physical environment are taking place in the registration and triage area at Bluewater Health’s Emergency Department in Sarnia. “The registration and triage area in the Sarnia (facility) was originally designed in 2003 as part of the construction project,” said Lisa Regan, Director of Transition Planning [...]

George, Ronald (Oct. 7, 2011)

At Bluewater Health on Friday, October 7, 2011, RONALD WILMORE GEORGE, age 76, of Sarnia, beloved husband of Joan (Grant) George. Dear father of Ron George and his wife Julie, Pam Christianson and her husband Bob, Penny Chalmers and her husband Brad and Maryann LaPointe and her husband Mike all of Sarnia and Sandy Vandermeulen [...]

Thanksgiving closures at Bluewater Health

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The following information about what's open and what's not at Bluewater Health sites in Sarnia and Petrolia on Thanksgiving Monday, October 10 has been provided to We are happy to pass it along to you, or readers, as a public service.   Bluewater Health – Sarnia Sites   The Emergency Department is OPEN 24 [...]

Sarnia Police release more details following Tuesday afternoon crash at Michigan and Waterworks

An 80-year-old Sarnia woman is in serious condition in a London hospital and an 81-year-old Sarnia man is listed in stable condition at Bluewater Health following an accident at the intersection of Michigan and Waterworks early Tuesday afternoon. Police have not released the names of either of the injured people.   The Sarnia Police Traffic [...]

Medical community promoting free Pap Tests Oct. 23-29

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As part of the National Pap Test Campaign being held during National Cervical Cancer Awareness Week, October 23 to 29, Bluewater Health, working in conjunction with local physicians, the County of Lambton Community Health Services Department, Canadian Cancer Society, North Lambton Community Health Centre, and the Walpole Island Health Centre, is pleased to invite women [...]

Voting begins for the Bluewater Health Pink Glove Dance video

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More than 200 hospital staff, physicians, volunteers and patients starred in a Bluewater Health Pink Glove Dance video to help spread the word about breast cancer awareness and prevention. Bluewater Health is one of only two organizations in Canada, and the only one in Ontario to take part in yhr international competition sponsored by Medline [...]

Cancer Care Assessment and Treatment Centre opens at Bluewater Health


A milestone in the history of healthcare in Sarnia-Lambton was celebrated Wednesday (September 28) with the official opening of Bluewater Health's new Cancer Care Assessment & Treatment Centre. The centre will improve access to care for people with cancer in Southwestern Ontario and is estimated to treat 1,500 patients a year. "The opening of our [...]

Bluewater Health’s Sarnia Emergency dept. experiencing high number of patients; not so in Petrolia

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Bluewater Health in Sarnia is experiencing higher volumes of Emergency Department visits than at any time in its history. According to Sue Roger, Business Director of Medical Programs, “Our average volume is 170 to 180 patients daily, however this week our (ER) team has been caring for over 190 to 210 patients each day. Volumes have been [...]

Bluewater Health honours physicians for contributions to community

On September 21, Bluewater Health and Bluewater Health Foundation hosted the 4th Annual Physician  Appreciation Day to honour physicians who contribute greatly to the Sarnia-Lambton community. “We appreciate the tremendous dedication and commitment that our physicians have to patients and delivering quality  healthcare at Bluewater Health,” said Dr. Mark Taylor, Vice President of Medical Affairs [...]

Single vehicle accident Tuesday night traps driver, later treated at Bluewater Health with

Sarnia Police report a single motor vehicle with one occupant lost control as it travelled eastbound on Confederation Street near Telfer Road yesterday (Tuesday) around 7:35 p.m. They saw the female driver, who is as yet unidentified, was trapped and had to be released by the fire department's "Jaws of Life." She sustained non life-threatening [...]