For recent news items, keeping reading. For events, click on the links below:

KDH Auxiliary’s bridal fashion show and tea a huge success

October 10, 2018

Dressed to the nines, 175 ‘wedding guests’ who filled the pews at St. John’s United Church in Kemptville, Ontario on September 23, 2018 shared an afternoon of memories, laughter and even a few tears at the Kemptville District Hospital Auxiliary (KDHA)’s sold-out event, “Celebrating Decades of Bridal Gowns and Engaging in High Tea”. The event, […]

Read More >

KDH issues call for artifacts for 60th Anniversary Historical Display

October 3, 2018

KDH is creating a permanent historical display to celebrate its first 60 years and is asking for the community’s help, seeking artifacts of all kinds – from nurses’ uniforms to antique stethoscopes, photos and even memories from the period. The installation of the display in the spring of 2019 will coincide with the sixtieth anniversary […]

Read More >

KDH’s new automated parking gate system set to launch

September 11, 2018

Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) is pleased to announce that its new automated parking gate system will be fully operational the week of September 17, 2018. The state of the art new system will be both highly efficient and easy to use, according to KDH’s Manager of Building Services, Tammy Buehlow. “The new system will provide […]

Read More >

KDH seeks feedback on new Patient Declaration of Values

August 29, 2018

Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) is seeking feedback on the draft Patient Declaration of Values developed by its Patient and Family Advisory Committee (PFAC). The Patient Declaration of Values is a series of statements designed to reflect what patients and families value in their healthcare experience; for example, “I value being treated with courtesy and respect […]

Read More >

KDH’s Sustainability Efforts Recognized with Two 2017 Ontario Green Health Care Awards

July 23, 2018

Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) is the proud recipient of two 2017 Ontario Green Health Care Awards in the small hospital category, having been recognized with both the Green Hospital of the Year Award and the Waste Award during a virtual awards ceremony hosted by the Canadian Coalition for Green Health Care on June 26, 2018. […]

Read More >

KDH Diabetes Education Program presents guest speaker Dr. Shelly Stack on July 12, 2018

July 6, 2018

The Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) Diabetes Education and Support Program is pleased to present Dr. Shelly Stack as a guest speaker on the subject of “Diabetes and Oral Health” on July 12, 2018 at 7 pm in the hospital’s Courtyard Lounge. Dr. Stack’s presentation will describe how a healthy mouth and diabetes control are a […]

Read More >

KDH announces its 2018/19 Board of Directors

July 5, 2018

Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) is pleased to announce that Robert Morais has been elected Chair of its Board of Directors, and the Board has welcomed three new members: Jeff Nolan, Andrew Vignuzzi, and Amy E. Yee.  The elections took place at the hospital’s June 28, 2018 Annual General Meeting, Morais, who is the cofounder and […]

Read More >

KDH Diabetes Education Program presents guest speaker Dr. Carla Eamon on June 28, 2018

June 20, 2018

KDH Diabetes Education and Support Program is pleased to present Dr. Carla Eamon as a guest speaker on the subject of “Diabetes and Eyes” on June 28, 2018 at 7 pm in the hospital’s Courtyard Lounge. Dr. Eamon’s presentation will describe diabetic damage in the eye, the potential complications of diabetes on the eyes and […]

Read More >

Kemptville District Hospital Auxiliary recognizes long-serving volunteers at its 58th annual Hey Day fundraiser

June 19, 2018

As the last pieces of furniture were lined up, shoes unpacked from boxes, and pieces of silver were polished, KDH Auxiliary took a few moments on the afternoon of June 8, 2018 to recognize the contributions of the long-serving volunteers at its major yearly fundraiser, Hey Day. Set-up was now complete for the 58th annual […]

Read More >

KDH honours its volunteers with annual Volunteer Appreciation Tea

April 26, 2018

With some attendees decked out in hats and gloves, several dozen Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) volunteers gathered at Southgate Community Church on April 19, 2018 to be honoured at the hospital’s annual Volunteer Appreciation Tea. Frank J. Vassallo, KDH’s Chief Executive Officer, welcomed the volunteers and thanked them on behalf of all KDH staff, physicians, […]

Read More >