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Posted Thursday, January 17, 2019

Accreditation with Exemplary Standing sealMuskoka Algonquin Healthcare (MAHC) has been awarded the highest possible rating from Accreditation Canada – Accredited with Exemplary Standing under the Qmentum accreditation program.
The decision follows MAHC’s onsite survey across both sites by an external survey team in December 2018 as part of an ongoing accreditation process to ensure high quality care and safety in every facet of hospital...

Posted Tuesday, January 08, 2019

SMMH New Year's babyMuskoka Algonquin Healthcare (MAHC) is pleased to introduce the first babies born in 2019 at each of our hospital sites.
At the Huntsville District Memorial Hospital (HDMH) Site (top left), Bryson Taylor arrived at 9:29 a.m. on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 to mom Rielly Spratt and dad Ryley Taylor of Novar. Dr. Paul Bastedo delivered Bryson, weighing 7 pounds and measuring 19 inches long. Bryson is a new baby brother for nearly three-year-old Jaylyn-Rose Spratt.
At the...

Posted Thursday, December 27, 2018

Capital Plan Development Task Force logoThe Capital Plan Development Task Force met on December 10.
The Task Force revisited the ‘Design Guiding Principles’ identified to serve as the goals and objectives for developing the future physical facilities for the Two Acute Sites model. Members reviewed draft definitions of each guiding principle, and with additional refinement, are looking forward to finalizing these values and their meanings to guide the principles of design.
The Task Force received an update on...

Posted Friday, December 21, 2018

Hospitality Network Patient Entertainment SystemAt Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare, we know the importance of a hospital experience that brings a bit of the outside world to your bedside when you are feeling detached or maybe a little isolated. It’s comforting to know there is an opportunity to rent entertainment services that keep you connected, informed, and entertained.
With the generous support of our two Foundations, MAHC has installed new, state-of-the-art entertainment systems at the patient’s bedside. We are excited to...

Posted Friday, November 02, 2018

Capital Plan Development Task Force logoThe Capital Plan Development Task Force met on October 22.
The architectural consultant from Stantec engaged members in dialogue regarding ‘Design Guiding Principles’ that will serve as the goals and objectives for developing the future physical facilities for the Two Acute Sites model. The Task Force identified seven guiding principles for consideration. More work to clearly define each guiding principle is underway and the Task Force will unveil the Design Guiding Principles...