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SLMHC to receive 76 new long-term care beds
SLMHC to receive 76 new long-term care beds May 4, 2018 Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre (SLMHC) is applauding the province of Ontario's decision to increase support to the people of the North. In March 2018, SLMHC applied to, Aging with Confidence: Ontario's Action Plan for Seniors, to increase much needed long-term care capacity in the area.
SLMHC awarded Accreditation with Exemplary Standing from Accreditation Canada
SLMHC awarded Accreditation with Exemplary Standing from Accreditation Canada December 19, 2017 SIOUX LOOKOUT, ON — Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre (SLMHC) has been awarded Accreditation with Exemplary Standing, Accreditation Canada’s highest standing.
Pilot program to provide innovative healthcare solutions to SLMHC patients
Pilot program to provide innovative healthcare solutions to SLMHC patients December 6, 2017 From The Sioux Lookout Bulletin - The Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre (SLMHC) is taking part in a first of its kind in Ontario, automated remote patient monitoring pilot program.
SLMHC's Board of Directors appoints Dr. Barbara Russell-Mahoney as Chief of Staff
SLMHC's Board of Directors appoints Dr. Barbara Russell-Mahoney as Chief of Staff November 20, 2017 The Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Barbara Russell-Mahoney as the Chief of Staff of Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre (SLMHC).
Parking Information
Parking Information September 19, 2017 We've uploaded a new web page to provide you with all the information you need to know about changes to SLMHC's parking system.
Lydia Harms recognized as OCHU PSW of the Year
Lydia Harms recognized as OCHU PSW of the Year September 6, 2017 Outstanding care, a positive attitude, and a willingness to go above and beyond at her job have earned Sioux Lookout’s Lydia Harms recognition as the Ontario Council of Hospital Unions (OCHU) Personal Support Worker (PSW) of the Year.
Gated parking to be installed at SLMHC
Gated parking to be installed at SLMHC August 23, 2017 Patients, visitors, staff, management, and physicians will be required to pay to park on SLMHC grounds. Currently, most hospitals in Ontario charge parking fees that range anywhere from $2 to $20 per visit. At SLMHC, parking fees will be kept at reasonable rates.
SLMHC Board of Directors appoints Heather Lee as President and CEO
SLMHC Board of Directors appoints Heather Lee as President and CEO The Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Mrs. Heather Lee as the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre.
Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre sweat lodge site blessed
Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre sweat lodge site blessed May 26, 2017 The ceremony opened with drumming and singing led by area Elder Ralph Johnson and local drummers Tom Chisel, Thomas Fiddler, Allan Walski, and Joe Wesley. The blessing ceremony was led by Tom Chisel and Ralph Johnson. Acknowledgments were made by SLMHC Acting CEO & President Heather Lee, SLFNHA CAO Marie Lands, Sioux Lookout Mayor Doug Lawrence, Darryl Quedent representing the Lac Seul First Nation and SLMHC Traditional Programs Advisor Ms. Theresa Fiddler.
Ottawa to pay for travel companion for Indigenous women giving birth away from reserve
Ottawa to pay for travel companion for Indigenous women giving birth away from reserve April 12, 2017 The federal government says it will now pay for someone to come with women — a policy change for which Dr. Joseph Dooley, the head of obstetrics at the Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre, has long advocated.