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Niagara Health Smoke-Free Property

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Niagara Health Smoke-Free Property

It’s important to everyone who comes to Niagara Health to know they’re visiting a healthy and smoke-free hospital. That’s why we’ve proudly been completely smoke-free since May 2007. While most people are aware you can’t smoke indoors, what you may not know is that the Smoke-free Ontario Act and Niagara Health’s workplace policy also prohibits […]

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Niagara Health launches first Pet Therapy Program

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Niagara Health launches first Pet Therapy Program

New Niagara Health program has been a paw-sitive experience for our patients Niagara Health’s first Pet Therapy Program, which was launched in partnership with the Therapy Dog Program of St. John Ambulance, Niagara Region Branch, is providing comfort and support to patients, their families and our staff. Therapy dogs and their volunteer handler teams started […]

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Niagara Health launches Your Voice Matters at Walker Family Cancer Centre

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Niagara Health launches Your Voice Matters at Walker Family Cancer Centre

Niagara Health’s Walker Family Cancer Centre, in partnership with Cancer Care Ontario, has launched Your Voice Matters, an innovative tool that enables the experiences of cancer patients to be captured and measured in real time. This new tool will be implemented across Ontario’s Regional Cancer Programs, empowering patients to be engaged in their care by […]

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Ontario Reintroduces Legislation to Further Improve Patient Access and Experience

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Ontario Reintroduces Legislation to Further Improve Patient Access and Experience

Proposed Patients First Act Would Deliver on Action Plan for Health Care Thursday, Ontario reintroduced the Patients First Act, 2016 that would, if passed, improve access to health care for patients and their families. The proposed legislation would increase access to care with better coordination and continuity, and bring a greater focus on culturally and […]

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Bridges CHC showcasing services during Community Health & Wellbeing Week

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Bridges CHC showcasing services during Community Health & Wellbeing Week

During Community Health and Wellbeing Week (September 26 – October 1), Bridges Community Health Centre (CHC) will showcase how its services and programs respond to the needs of people living in Fort Erie, Port Colborne, and Wainfleet, through a number of health and wellness programs, including: Fort Erie Site (1485 Garrison Rd, call to register […]

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Positively Affecting the Eye Sight of Thousands

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Positively Affecting the Eye Sight of Thousands

Lions’ Eye Care commits to raising funds for Ophthalmology at Niagara Health On September 13th, OneFoundation for Niagara Health System hosted Lions from across the region to celebrate Lions’ Eye Care Niagara’s new commitment to raise $200,000 for the purchase of a new microscope for Ophthalmology at Niagara Health. At the celebration, hosted at Niagara […]

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