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Posted Friday, October 12, 2018

Patient and Family Advisory Committee Recruitment NoticeApplications are being accepted for Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare’s (MAHC) Patient and Family Advisory Committee, seeking community members who have been a patient or a family member of a patient at either of MAHC’s two sites.
The Patient and Family Advisory Committee is an advisory resource for tapping into the patient and family perspective when developing policies and processes, and introducing new initiatives. The committee meets monthly and...

Posted Friday, September 28, 2018

Capital Plan Development Task Force logoThe Capital Plan Development Task Force reconvened on September 24, having completed half of its mandate — the Part A work related to defining programs and services that MAHC proposes to provide in the future, and identifying a preferred two acute sites model for the future that has been endorsed by the MAHC Board of Directors.
The Task Force’s Part B work is underway to study options for the physical building infrastructure approach, the siting of the two acute sites, cost estimates,...

Posted Friday, September 14, 2018

Green Hospital Scorecard Silver Seal 2017Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare’s (MAHC) environmental performance has earned yet another Silver recognition through the Ontario Hospital Association’s 2017 Green Hospital Scorecard.
The scorecards are based on 2016 data, assigning an overall score of 48.33 at Huntsville District Memorial Hospital (HDMH) Site and 55.68 at South Muskoka Memorial Hospital (SMMH) Site, amounting to a silver level recognition.
“The average...

Posted Wednesday, August 29, 2018

MAHC to Host Nursing Career Fair in SeptemberAre you a Registered Nurse interested in joining a team of caring professionals working at Muskoka’s hospitals? Then Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare’s (MAHC) Nursing Career Fair is for you.
MAHC is calling any Registered Nurses who wish to start a rewarding nursing career in Muskoka to drop in to the Nursing Career Fair on Saturday, September 15 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Boardroom at the South Muskoka Memorial Hospital site.
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Posted Friday, August 24, 2018

Capital Plan Development Task Force LogoAn open letter to our communities,
Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare (MAHC) is working through Stage 1 Proposal planning, one of five distinct stages in the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care’s capital planning process for hospitals. Stage 1 has been a new chapter in MAHC’s planning for the future work and involves more detailed planning and analysis of potential models for the future, supported by a $1 million planning grant. This planning has been a collaborative process with...