Health

RMH’s Veronica Nelson named acting president and CEO for HHHS

Carolyn Plummer takes leave of absence from Haliburton hospital

Ross Memorial Hospital’s vice president and chief operating officer, Veronica Nelson, is now serving as acting president and CEO of… Continue reading “RMH’s Veronica Nelson named acting president and CEO for HHHS”

Local paramedic honoured for her bravery

On Wednesday evening the Ontario government honoured paramedics from across the province with the inaugural Ontario Medal of Paramedic Bravery…. Continue reading “Local paramedic honoured for her bravery”

$50,000 attempting to be raised by May 23 to fight Minden Hospital ER closure

Opponents of the Minden emergency room closure, scheduled for June 1, are trying to raise $50,000 by Tuesday, May 23… Continue reading “$50,000 attempting to be raised by May 23 to fight Minden Hospital ER closure”

Health services organization in Haliburton announces more detailed consolidation plans as Minden ER set to close

Following the public announcement that Haliburton Highlands Health Services (HHHS) would be consolidating its emergency services at its Haliburton site… Continue reading “Health services organization in Haliburton announces more detailed consolidation plans as Minden ER set to close”

Protest confirmed for today in front of MPP’s office over Minden ER closure decision

Dave Glover wants to see a big crowd in front of MPP Laurie Scott’s office at 14 Lindsay Street North, Lindsay, on Friday May 12 from 10 am till 1 pm

Protestors against Minden ER closure disappointed in lack of response from local MPP, Ontario government

When opponents of the closure of the Minden emergency department travelled to Queen’s Park yesterday, they had two real goals.

Hundreds of local protestors headed to Queen’s Park tomorrow as Minden’s ER closure plan looms

Hundreds of Kawartha Lakes and Haliburton residents are expected at Queen’s Park tomorrow for a rally protesting the scheduled closing of the Minden emergency department on June 1.