Health

50,000 vaccines given at LEX, with more to come

Today, Ross Memorial Hospital celebrated its 50,000 dose of coronavirus vaccine administered to members of the community at the hospital’s drive-thru COVID-19 vaccination clinic at the Lindsay Fairgrounds (LEX).

First dose walk-in times now available in Fenelon Falls

If you have not yet received your first COVID-19 vaccine, new walk-in times at health unit clinics are designed with you in mind.

New hospital CT scanner now operational

RMH conducts about 12,000 exams annually using a CT scanner.

Community members in Kawartha Lakes and the surrounding area are poised to benefit from a brand new CT scanner that is now operational at Ross Memorial Hospital.

Put your name on a standby list for vaccine doses

Put your name on a standby list for vaccine doses

Area residents can now add their names to a standby list for COVID-19 vaccine doses that may be available at… Continue reading “Put your name on a standby list for vaccine doses”

RMH nurses urge compassion and say ‘stay strong’ in pandemic’s expected final phase

Lisa Falls always dreamed of becoming a nurse from the earliest age. An RN for 22 years at Ross Memorial Hospital in Lindsay, she says she has many

New model of care piloted in Kawartha Lakes for palliative patients

The Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care announced a new model of care for palliative patients that will be implemented as a pilot including Kawartha Lakes, Peterborough, Northumberland, Haliburton and Region of Durham Paramedic Services.

Jump in the Lake challenge raises more than $50,000 for Wellness Centre in Coboconk

Jump in the Lake challenge raises more than $50,000 for Wellness Centre in Coboconk

The second annual Jump in the Lake Challenge on May 1 was an overwhelming success and raised over $50,000 for… Continue reading “Jump in the Lake challenge raises more than $50,000 for Wellness Centre in Coboconk”