Health

Heading to the beach? Test the waters first

Water is an essential part of life. We drink it, bathe in it, and during the hot summer days we swim, play and enjoy recreational activities in it.

RMH welcomes Dr. Glasine Lawson to new Dr. Gargi Bhatia Family Birthing Centre

Ross Memorial is pleased to welcome Dr. Glasine Lawson, obstetrician/gynecologist to the hospital. Lawson grew up in Toronto and attended… Continue reading “RMH welcomes Dr. Glasine Lawson to new Dr. Gargi Bhatia Family Birthing Centre”

New doctor in Fenelon Falls

Kawartha Lakes Health Care Initiative (KLHCI) is pleased to announce that Dr. Luke Johnson will begin practicing with the Kawartha North Family Health Team (KNFHT) at their Fenelon Falls clinic starting in July.

Paramedics will be able to transfer care to hospital staff more quickly with new protocol

Ross Memorial Hospital and Kawartha Lakes Paramedic Services are partnering to implement a new program called Fit2Sit beginning on May 30 that will help reduce delays and allow paramedics to get back into service within the community faster.

Community paramedic program in city expands

With the support of the Ontario government, more Kawartha Lakes seniors are being supported to stay safely in their homes while awaiting long-term care through the city’s community paramedic program, according to a media release.

RMH ‘special act’ passed by legislature

Kelly Isfan, president and CEO of Ross Memorial Hospital, issued a statement following ‘Bill PR65 2022 – An Act respecting the Ross Memorial Hospital’ passing third reading in the Ontario Legislature today.

Pinecrest to see expansion

The Ontario government is building 63 new and 65 upgraded beds at Pinecrest Nursing Home in Bobcaygeon.