Welcome to South Bruce Grey Health Centre

Warning: Site updates will have to be tracked outside the website, due to the ongoing upgrade process

News Releases

 

2019-05-07

Stage 1 Proposal for Kincardine Site Redevelopment Submitted to Ministry of Health

 

2019-04-02

President and CEO Appointment

 

2019-03-28

Seniors Centre of Care to Open at SBGHC Chesley on April 1

 

2019-02-19

SBGHC Board Approves Application for Kincardine Site CT Scanner

 

2019-01-25

SBGHC to Receive $2.75M in Health Infrastructure Renewal Funding

 

2019-01-23

SBGHC Releases Budget Recovery Action Plan

 

2018-08-29

Interim CEO Named for SBGHC

 

2018-06-26

SBGHC President and CEO Announces Resignation

 

2018-06-21

New CT Scanner Operational at SBGHC Walkerton

 

2018-05-09

Hospital Phone System Outage - May 11

 

2018-04-25

Advanced Imaging Technology for SBGHC Kincardine

 

2018-04-13

SBGHC Receives Base Funding Increase

 

2018-03-28

SBGHC Celebrates 20th Anniversary

 

2018-03-28

Public Sector Salary Disclosure

 

2018-03-26

Inpatient Unit Closed to Visitors at SBGHC Chesley Site

 

2018-01-05

New CT Scanner Coming to SBGHC Walkerton

 

2017-11-02

Upcoming Power Interruption at SBGHC Kincardine

 

2017-10-04

Ministry of Health Approves Planning Process for $30 M Redevelopment of the Kincardine Hospital

 

2017-09-27

Infrastructure Renewal Project in Full Swing at Kincardine Hospital

 

2017-09-25

SBGHC's Chesley Site Recognized for Outstanding Emergency Department Performance

 

2017-07-13

SBGHC to Receive $2.3M for Infrastructure Renewal

2017-06-21

Echocardiography Services Expanding at South Bruce Grey Health Centre

 

2017/04/03

Family Birthing Centre Welcomed 447 Babies in 2016-2017

 

2017/03/22

SBGHC Releases Strategic Plan for 2017-2020

 

2017/02/15

Board Extends Agreement with Chief Executive Officer

 

2016/11/04

SBGHC Launching Patient and Family Advisory Council

 

2016/10/26

Ontario Breast Screening Program Coming to SBGHC Kincardine

 

2016/10/11

Emergency Response Tested During Exercise Huron Resolve

 

2016/09/28

SBGHC Seeking Community Input on Strategic Directions

 

2016/09/22

New CT Scanner for SBGHC Walkerton

 

2016/09/14

SBGHC to Receive $3 Million for Infrastructure Renewal

 

2016/08/31

Measuring Patient Experience at SBGHC

 

2016/06/22

New Appointments to SBGHC Board of Directors

 

2016/05/25

SBGHC Working to Reduce Functional Decline for Seniors in Hospital

 

2016/02/26

SBGHC Unveils Enhancements to Kincardine Site ER

 

2015/11/30

SBGHC Improving Accessibility for Patients and Visitors

 

2015/11/25

SBGHC Upgrades Infusion Pump System with Support from Local Foundations

 

2015/11/17

Decision Reached on Future Model for Restorative Care Services

 

2015/09/18

SBGHC Honours Longstanding Employees

 

2015/09/17

High Patient Volumes at Durham Site Laboratory

 

2015/09/16

Funding for Consulting Services to Review Restorative Care Services

 

2015/08/06

New Cardiac Monitors and Telemetry System for SBGHC Kincardine

 

07/16/2015

SBGHC Wound Care Tool to be Adapted by South West Regional Wound Care Program

 

07/09/2015

New Appointments to SBGHC Board of Directors

 

06/25/2015

SBGHC and Durham and Community Health Care Foundation to Host Open House in New Laboratory

 

06/19/2015

SBGHC Board Chair Steps Down After 20 Years of Service

 

06/09/2015

SBGHC Welcomes MedLINCS Students

 

06/01/2015

One Year of Smoke Free Properties for SBGHC

 

05/12/2015

SBGHC and Kincardine Physician Group Working to Reduce Non-Urgent ER Visits

 

05/06/2015

SBGHC's Medical Radiation Technologists Participate in Breast Screening Education

 

04/28/2015

SBGHC to Implement Billing Policy for Uninsured Laboratory Tests

 

04/22/2015

Restorative Care Unit Operations Extended to June 2015

 

04/02/2015

SBGHC Family Birthing Centre Welcomes Over 400 Babies in 2014-2015

 

03/27/2015

SBGHC Partners with Gateway Centre of Excellence in Rural Health on Research Initiatives

 

02/12/2015
Facility Improvements Underway at Kincardine Site

 

01/08/2015

Public Meeting to be Held Regarding Restorative Care Unit Closure

 

12/02/2014

Restorative Care Unit to Close Spring 2015

 

11/06/2014

SBGHC Goes Live with Automated Medication Dispensing at Kincardine Site

 

09/10/2014

SBGHC Receives Donation from The Society of Energy Professionals

 

08/13/2014

Temporary Closure of Durham Site Laboratory

 

07/16/2014
SBGHC Focusing on Safe Medication Practice

 

04/24/2014

SBGHC Accredited with Commendation

 

04/09/2014

Record Number of Births for SBGHC's Family Birthing Centre

 

04/08/2014

SBGHC Prepares for Smoke Free Grounds

 

03/27/2014

New Advocacy Roles for SBGHC President and CEO

 

03/26/2014

SBGHC Launches Home First Program

 

02/26/2014

Outpatient Physiotherapy Clinic to Open at SBGHC's Walkerton Site

 

12/16/2013

SBGHC Going Smoke Free May 31, 2014

 

11/19/2013

SBGHC Named as a Top Performer for Patient Experience

 

10/28/2013

SBGHC to Receive Quality Healthcare Workplace Award

 

10/28/2013

Medication Safety a High Priority for SBGHC

 

10/16/2013

SBGHC Launches Staff Influenza Vaccination Campaign

 

09/27/2013
Board of Directors Approves Strategic Plan 2013-2016

 

09/11/2013

Inappropriate Solicitation of Behalf of SBGHC

 

08/19/2013

New Mammography Machine will be ready in Sept for Kincardine patients!

 

07/30/2013 

Pioneering a New Health Care Model through Physician Assistants 

 

07/02/2013

Annual Report for SBGHC and Three New SBGHC board members

 

06/27/2013

Debut of new SBGHC Operating Room Video!

 

06/21/2013

Cardiac CT scanning is now possible at the SBGHC Walkerton site!

 

05/21/2013
In Memoriam - SBGHC board member Don Bushell  

05/21/2013

Chris Cartwright appointed new Vice President of Finance...

 

05/14/2013

Changes to Mammography Screening in Ontario 

05/03/2013

SBGHC launches Family Birthing Centre Video

 

04/22/2013

New Ultrasound Equipment at Kincardine site of SBGHC

 

04/22/2013

Kincardine Hospital Foundation with new Endoscope Equipment

 

04/10/2013

New equipment donated by Kincardine Auxiliary

 

04/10/2013

SGBHC receives a B on "Rate my Hospital" report card

 

04/01/2013
April 1, 2013 marks 15th anniversary of SBGHC!

 

02/28/2013 

SBGHC Housekeeping Services Key to Keeping "Bugs at Bay"

 

01/28/2013

Flu Shot Rates Update 

 

01/18/2013

Kate Kincaid Appointed Chief Nursing Officer/Executive for SBGHC

 

10/27/2012

Walkerton site to become ON Breast Screening Program affiliate site

 

08/07/2012

Restorative Care Unit in Chesley Celebrates One Year Anniversary 

 

08/07/2012

GI Outbreak at SBGHC Durham Site, Chesley Site Clear

 

07/31/2012
Gastrointestinal Illness at SBGHC's Chesley Site

 

07/18/2012 

SBGHC's Walkerton Site Reports Shortest Wait Time in the Province...

 

06/19/2012

Accreditation Received for SBGHC's Walkerton Site Mammography...

 

06/05/2012 

New President and CEO to Join SBGHC September 1, 2012

 

05/24/2012

Relocation of Registration Office and Closure of College St. Entrance... 

 

04/02/2012

SBGHC Releases Quality Improvement Plan for 2012-2013

 

03/28/2012

SBGHC Kincardine Site Redevelopment Project Halted

 

03/15/2012

SBGHC Reviewing Food Quality and Patient Satisfaction

 

02/24/2012

SBGHC Begins Recruitment of New CEO

 

02/01/2012

Contract Awarded for SBGHC Kincardine Site Redevelopment

 

01/27/2012

Parking Gates to be Installed at SBGHC's Chesley Site

 

01/20/2012 

SBGHC Kincardine Site Hosts Georgian College Nursing Students

 

01/17/2012

SBGHC Launches Composting Initiative

 

11/24/2011 

Resignation of Paul Davies, President & CEO

 

11/18/2011 
CT Scanner Upgrade Will Reduce Exposure to Radiation

 

11/01/2011

Restorative Care Unit Opens at SBGHC Chesley Site

 

10/12/2011

Restorative Care Program to Open at SBGHC Chesley Site

 

08/26/2011

Government Approves Major Redevelopment of SBGHC Kincardine

 

08/05/2011

SBGHC to Bring Restorative Care Program to Chesley

 

06/06/2011

SBGHC Publishes Patient Declaration of Values

 

04/20/2011

Cutting the Ribbon on Walkerton Expansion May 13th

 

03/03/2011

SBGHC Facilities and Construction Update

 

12/14/2010

Construction of $1.85 Million, Durham Clinic Underway

 

11/25/2010
SBGHC Walkerton Expansion Nearing Completion

 

09/03/2010

Notice to Patients and Visitors - SBGHC Kincardine Site 

 

08/31/2010 

PSW Course to Begin September 8

 

08/05/2010 

Second Information Session to be Held for PSW Course

 

07/30/2010 

SBGHC Begins Public Reporting on Surgical Safety Checklist Compliance

 

07/19/2010
SBGHC to Hold Public Taste Testings at Kincardine & Walkerton Sites

 

07/07/2010

Georgian College PSW Course to be Offered at SBGHC

 

06/29/2010

SBGHC to Donate Land to Durham Foundation

 

06/28/2010

Ontario Laboratory Accreditation Assessors Visit SBGHC

 

06/24/2010

SBGHC Welcomes New Board Chair

 

06/17/2010

SBGHC's Open Houses a Success 

 

05/31/2010 

LHIN Recommends Phase One of SBGHC Kincardine Redevelopment

 

05/31/2010 

SBGHC to Hold Public Open Houses

 

05/13/2010

SBGHC and Bruce Power Carry Out Mock Code

 

05/03/2010

Public Reporting of Hand Hygiene Compliance Rates

 

04/22/2010

South West LHIN Visits SBGHC Kincardine

 

04/16/2010

Dietary/Housekeeping Restructuring Update

 

03/31/2010
SBGHC Disappointed with 1.5% Increase in Funding

 

03/25/2010

Renovations to SBGHC Kincardine Front Entrance Complete

 

03/12/2010

New X-ray Machines for SBGHC's Chesley and Durham Sites

 

02/22/2010

Foot Care Clinic to be Discontinued

 

02/17/2010

SBGHC to Return to Self-Managed Dietary Department

 

02/11/2010

Fanshawe College Course to be Offered at SBGHC Kincardine

 

02/04/2010

Benchmarking Exercise Results in Health Records Dept. Restructuring

 

01/13/2010
Business Case Complete for SBGHC Kincardine Redevelopment

 

01/11/2010
Construction Progressing on Addition to SBGHC Walkerton

 

12/15/2009

Family Birthing Centre Visitor Restriction Lifted 

 

12/11/2009
Pharmacy Investigation Underway at SBGHC   

 

12/03/2009

Construction Underway on Addition to SBGHC Walkerton