• OCTOBER 3, 2023

    Updated Masking Guidelines

    As we enter the fall respiratory virus season, South Bruce Grey Health Centre (SBGHC) is joining hospitals across the region in adjusting masking guidelines to better reflect the current health and safety risks.   Effective Wednesday, October 4, SBGHC will introduce new masking requirements.   What This Means for You  For patients/visitors:   For staff/physicians:   We would like

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    • AUGUST 29, 2023

    Welcome Dr. Kyle Scheuerman!

    We are excited to welcome Dr. Kyle Scheuerman back to our physician team in Walkerton on a permanent basis. Throughout his medical training, Dr. Scheuerman completed learner and resident rotations at our Walkerton site, was appointed the family medicine Chief Resident of Clinic and Policy at the University of Alabama Tuscaloosa in 2022-2023 and brings

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    • AUGUST 28, 2023

    Welcome Dr. Ellen Lorenzen!

    We are thrilled to welcome Dr. Ellen Lorenzen as a new member of the SBGHC Physician Team. Dr. Lorenzen recently completed a fellowship in Geriatric Medicine, following the completion of a three-year Family Medicine Residency at the University of Alabama. Throughout her residency program, Dr. Lorenzen was appointed Chief Resident Physician in 2021-22. Dr. Lorenzen’s

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    • JULY 28, 2023

    Walkerton and Kincardine Gate Installation Go-Live & Parking Update

    Over the last several weeks, our Facilities and IT teams have been focusing their efforts on our parking gate replacement project at the Kincardine and Walkerton sites. The new system comes with upgraded features, including new indoor pay stations and debit/credit card payment with a contactless (tap) option. The parking fee for patients and visitors

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    • JULY 12, 2023

    SBGHC successfully Accredited under the Accreditation Canada Qmentum Program

    We are very pleased to share that SBGHC has been successfully Accredited under the Accreditation Canada Qmentum program. “I want to thank our entire team for your efforts to prepare for our on-site survey at the end of May, and congratulate you on this accomplishment. Accreditation is a continuous quality improvement journey, and so our

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    • JULY 4, 2023

    Learner Testimonial – Dr. Jonathan Borg

    Dr. Jonathan Borg Schulich School of Medicine Western University, London ON Future Goals: Family Physician Hometown: London, ON “I was fortunate to complete my 4-week clerkship rotation in family medicine in Walkerton, ON, under the supervision of Dr Paul McArthur. This experience was foundational in affirming my desire to be a family physician as it

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    • JUNE 8, 2023

    Annual Meeting of the Corporation – June 28, 2023

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    • APRIL 24, 2023

    Updated Masking Policy

    South Bruce Grey Health Centre (SBGHC) has updated our masking policy in response to recently updated guidance from Public Health Ontario on Infection Prevention and Control Measures in Hospitals. This guidance is based on the relatively low number of COVID cases in Ontario Intensive Care units and will allow a gradual step down of universal

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    • MARCH 22, 2023

    Nancy Shaw Appointed as SBGHC’s New President & CEO

    The Board of Directors of the South Bruce Grey Health Centre (SBGHC) is pleased to announce that Nancy Shaw has been appointed as the Hospital’s President and Chief Executive Officer effective April 1st, 2023. Nancy is currently a Health Care Surveyor with Accreditation Canada, and brings a wealth of healthcare leadership experience most recently from

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    • MARCH 20, 2023

    First Patient Receives a CT Scan at the Kincardine Hospital

    On Monday, March 20th, the first patient was scanned on the new CT scanner at the Kincardine hospital.  Beryl Davies of Kincardine was the first patient scanned.  For Beryl, having a CT scanner in Kincardine means not having to rely on family members to take time off work to drive her to an appointment outside

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For general media inquiries or to schedule an interview, please contact:

Meghan Legge
Manager, Communications, Engagement and Patient Experience
South Bruce Grey Health Centre
21 McGivern St. W., Box 1300
Walkerton, ON  N0G 2V0
Telephone: (519) 370-2400 ext. 2281
Email: mlegge@sbghc.on.ca

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