Stevenson Memorial Hospital

Ontario Expanding Stevenson Memorial Hospital With 6M Investment

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NEW TECUMSETH — As part of its plan to stay open, the Ontario government is investing an additional $6 million to modernize and expand Stevenson Memorial Hospital. This funding will support the planning of the first phase of the hospital’s redevelopment, including a new addition and a modern emergency department. The redevelopment will improve access to high-quality care for families …

Hospice Niagara

Ontario Building a Stronger, More Resilient Hospice Niagara

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NIAGARA — As part of its plan to stay open, the Ontario government is investing $4 million to expand Hospice Niagara by adding two new Hospice Palliative Care Centres of Excellence in Welland and Fort Erie. This investment will support the planning and construction of the two centres that will add 20 new hospice beds for all of Niagara. This will …

News 1 Christine Elliott Deputy Premier and Minister of Health

Building State-of-the-Art Critical Care Tower at Sunnybrook

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$5 million provincial investment will add new patient beds and expanded cancer treatment programs TORONTO — As part of its plan to stay open, the Ontario government is investing $5 million to expand and redevelop Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre. This funding will support the planning for a new, state-of-the-art critical care tower that will add more beds and expand much-needed …

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Ontario Expanding McCausland Hospital Emergency Department

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$1 million provincial investment will redevelop infrastructure and expand emergency health services for local families TERRACE BAY — As part of its plan to stay open, the Ontario government is investing $1 million to modernize and expand North of Superior Healthcare Group’s McCausland Hospital site. This investment will support early planning for the hospital redevelopment, which will enhance emergency services …

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Ontario Building A New Centre de santé communautaire de Timmins

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TIMMINS — As part of its plan to stay open, the Ontario government is investing over $10 million to build a new health care facility for the Centre de santé communautaire de Timmins (CSC Timmins). This new, dedicated site will bring together comprehensive health services under one roof to improve access to quality care for Francophone patients and families in …

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Ontario Planning to Invest $1 Billion More to Expand Home Care

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WHITBY — As part of the Ontario government’s plan to stay open, and to help seniors and recovering patients stay in the homes they love, the Ontario government is planning to invest $1 billion more over the next three years to further expand home care. This funding will benefit the nearly 700,000 families who rely on home care annually, preventing …

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Building More Resilient Hospitals in Muskoka Algonquin

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$14 million investment will support redevelopment of two Muskoka hospitals to improve care for families MUSKOKA— As part of its plan to stay open, the Ontario government is investing an additional $14 million to modernize and expand Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare. This funding will support planning for the phased redevelopment of its two hospital sites, Huntsville District Memorial and South Muskoka …

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Building a Stronger, More Resilient Unity Health Toronto

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Over $1 billion investment will deliver new facilities and expanded health services for patients in Toronto TORONTO — As part of its plan stay open, the Ontario government is investing over $1 billion to redevelop and expand Unity Health Toronto’s St. Joseph’s Health Centre. This funding will build a stronger Ontario by delivering a new state-of-the-art patient care tower and …

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Landmark Legislation to Keep Ontario Open

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Pandemic and Emergency Preparedness Act, 2022 supports Ontario’s Plan to Stay Open by building a stronger, more resilient health system TORONTO — Today, the Ontario government passed the Pandemic and Emergency Preparedness Act, 2022, a critical component of the province’s Plan to Stay Open. Among other measures, the legislation bolsters Ontario’s health workforce by recognizing foreign-credentialed workers and giving publicly-funded personal support workers …

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Building More Resilient Post-Stroke Rehabilitation Program

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Province investing $5 million to begin creating a more consistent, provincewide program for adult patients of all ages WHITBY — As part of its plan to build a stronger, more resilient health care system that can better respond to patient needs, the Ontario government is investing up to $5 million to establish a new, comprehensive community post-stroke rehabilitation program for …