December 27, 2018 – The Winnipeg Regional Health Authority and St. Boniface Hospital would like to congratulate Dr. Ross Feldman, the Medical Director of the WRHA’s cardiac services program, for his appointment to the Order of Canada.
December 18, 2018 – The Community Intravenous program (CIVP) has consolidated their service at Misericordia Health Centre (MHC). As part of the Healing Our Health System plan, the program relocated and began serving clients on November 28, 2018.
December 14, 2018 – Newly renovated mental health in-patient units at Victoria Hospital will welcome their first clients next week, representing a significant milestone in the planned reorganization of mental health services in Winnipeg.
November 22, 2018 – Today, the province announced it is spending an additional $5.3 million to reduce wait times for hip, knee and cataract surgeries. It is expected that the investment will result in an estimated 2,000 additional cataract surgeries next year, a 16 per cent increase.
November 7, 2018 – The Winnipeg Regional Health Authority today announced $3.2 million in funding for additional Neonatal Intensive Care nursing resources to address the sustained increase in patient volumes seen at both Health Sciences Centre Winnipeg and St. Boniface Hospital over the past year.
June 13, 2018 – A Walk-In Connected Care clinic opening at Concordia Hospital next summer will provide access to care for area residents in need of same-day health-care services, Health, Seniors and Active Living Minister Kelvin Goertzen announced today.
May 31, 2018 – Building upon accomplishments already realized through the implementation of Phase I of our Healing our Health System plan, the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority (WRHA) announced details and timelines today for changes coming to the system during Phase II of the plan.
May 7, 2018 – Targeted to clients being discharged from in-patient units, emergency departments, urgent care or clinical assessment units, Rapid Response Nursing is a short-term home care service that supports a successful discharge home with prompt interventions that can help avoid any unnecessary returns to hospital.
May 7, 2018 – Grace Hospital nurse Julie Miller has been on the front lines of health-care system changes aimed at providing the right care, in the right place, at the right time. But her overall goal, and that of her colleagues, has remained the same.