Posts Tagged ‘Bluewater Health’

Bluewater Health marking National Diabetes Awareness Month

November is recognized each year as Diabetes Awareness Month across Canada. According to the Canadian Diabetes Association, 9 million Canadians (one in four) live with diabetes or pre-diabetes. More than 20 people are diagnosed with the disease every hour of every day.  Type 1 diabetes is an autoimmune disease where the pancreas is unable to […]

Bluewater Health marks Patient Safety Week

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Bluewater Heath is marking Canadian Patient Safety Week; an annual national campaign that began in 2005 and is led by the Canadian Patient Safety Institute to inspire extraordinary improvement in patient safety and quality.  The theme of this year’s Canadian Patient Safety Week is ‘Ask. Listen. Talk.’ which is intended to inspire thousands of healthcare professionals, patients and […]

Bluewater Health outlines new Breast Assessment Program as part of cancer centre

At last night’s meeting of the Board of Directors, Dr. Rishi Duggal, Medical Director of Diagnostic Imaging, presented highlights of Bluewater Health’s new Breast Assessment Program. As one component of Bluewater Health’s new Cancer Care Assessment and Treatment Centre, the Breast Assessment Program offers improved, patient-centred, streamlined, coordinated, and timely access to mammography services for […]

Piano artist to perform free concert at Holiday Inn next Tuesday

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International "piano artist" Sunny Choi will give a free concert at the Holiday Inn Sarnia/Pt Edward, on Tuesday, November 1 from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. Grammy award-winner Enrique Iglesias called Sunny Choi's piano playing 'truly amazing.' She has over 30 million YouTube views and has played in front of thousands with rave reviews. Sunny Choi […]

Pap test clinics in the area for the next week

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

Martell, John ‘Rocky’ Thomas (Oct. 18, 2011)

MARTELL: Peacefully, surrounded by the love of his family, at Bluewater Health C.E.E. Hospital, Petrolia, Tuesday, October 18, 2011, John "Rocky" Thomas Martell, age 81. Beloved husband of Laurel (Davidson) Martell. Loved father of John Martell of Petrolia, Colleen Martell and partner Dennis Ensom of Sarnia and Doug Martell and partner Fran Dougherty of Grand Bend. […]

Stewart, George Alexander (Oct. 15, 2011)

  At Bluewater Health on Saturday, October 15, 2011, George Alexander Stewart passed away at the age of 76. Beloved wife of Agnes (Lumley). Loving father of George, Douglas, Cindy and Jason. Cherished grandfather of 10 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his brother and six sisters. Cremation […]

Bluewater Health marking National Infection Control Week

‘Infection Control – Are you IN? Get INvolved, provide INput, INitiate change!’ is the theme of this year’s National Infection Control Week, October 17 to 21, coordinated by the Community and Hospital Infection Control Association of Canada. To mark the week in hospital, Bluewater Health is educating community about the importance of infection prevention. Dr. […]

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 […]