Posted on Friday, January 03, 2014 04:30 AM
The first babies of 2014 have arrived at Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare’s hospital sites.
At the South Muskoka Memorial Hospital (SMMH) Site, Kszlee Yake (top photo) was born at 11:29 p.m. on Thursday, January 2, 2014, to first-time parents Travis and Samantha Yake of Bracebridge. Kszlee weighed 5 pounds,...
Posted on Friday, December 20, 2013 01:45 AM
Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare has joined the ranks of 55 hospitals across the province working to increase organ and tissue donations by becoming a hospital designated under the Trillium Gift of Life Network (TGLN) Act.
By implementing a formal program, we hope that more people will become organ and tissue...
Posted on Wednesday, December 11, 2013 12:00 PM
Results of a recent patient satisfaction survey evaluating the quality of care received by patients during their acute care and emergency care experience at Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare (MAHC) are above the Ontario community hospital average.
The three-month survey, conducted from April 1 to June 30,...
Posted on Friday, November 29, 2013 12:45 PM
Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare (MAHC) has launched a new smoking cessation program for inpatients at the two hospital sites in hopes of curbing smoking rates locally.
The new program, which is a partnership between MAHC and the University of Ottawa Heart Institute, began rolling out across both hospital...
Posted on Monday, November 11, 2013 04:30 AM
Five longstanding South Muskoka Memorial Hospital Auxiliary members have been recognized with the Hospital Auxiliaries Association of Ontario’s (HAAO) Provincial Life Membership (PLM) Award. The awards were presented during the 2013 HAAO Annual Convention on November 5, 2013.
“I am so proud the HAAO has...