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Kemptville District Hospital commended for good stewardship of Ontario’s blood supply

March 31, 2014

MARCH 31, 2014 – In a recent review of Ontario hospitals’ management of the province’s donated blood supply, Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) was cited for delivering excellent results. The annual review was led by the Ontario Regional Blood Coordinating Network (ORBCoN), a Ministry of Health and Long-Term care funded organization that coordinates blood management in […]

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A Time to Heal

February 25, 2014

Kemptville District Hospital’s new Convalescent Care program gives patients the care they need to return home quickly FEBRUARY 25, 2014 – A sudden misstep on a staircase in her home landed Kemptville resident Joyce Charter in an operating room at Ottawa’s Montfort Hospital. During her complex surgery, plates and screws were required to repair the […]

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Kemptville District Hospital Excels in Ontario Laboratory Accreditation Audit

December 30, 2013

DECEMBER 30, 2013 – The laboratory at Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) did exceedingly well at its recent accreditation audit, achieving a score of more than 97 percent. With a staff of six, the KDH lab provides round the clock service, analyzing blood, urine and tissue samples for patients in every unit of the hospital, from […]

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Kemptville District Hospital’s Emergency Department is in the top 10% in Ontario According to Patients

November 26, 2013

The newly released National Research Corporation report on top performing hospitals recognizes the Kemptville hospital for patient satisfaction with its Emergency Department NOVEMBER 26, 2013 – Released the week of November 11, the second annual National Research Corporation Canada (NRCC) report on top performing hospitals in the areas of patient satisfaction recognizes Kemptville District Hospital […]

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November Is Diabetes Awareness Month

November 5, 2013

NOVEMBER 5, 2013 – The Kemptville District Hospital Diabetes Team can help people Live Well with Diabetes, whether they have just been diagnosed or they have been living with diabetes for years. A diagnosis of diabetes can be overwhelming. Along with the diagnosis comes lots of new information, about blood glucose levels, nutrition, medication, blood […]

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Auxiliary Gives $1 Million to Kemptville District Hospital

September 30, 2013

Since its founding in 1959, the Kemptville District Hospital Auxiliary has provided volunteers for the hospital and raised much-needed funds, now totalling more than $1 Million SEPTEMBER 30, 2013 –  September 2013 marks a very special milestone for the Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) Auxiliary: it has now donated over $1 Million to KDH since the […]

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Kemptville District Hospital Celebrates the Valuable Contributions of its Building Services Department

September 23, 2013

The Hospital is highlighting the work of this important team with its first annual Building Services Week, September 23-27, 2013 SEPTEMBER 23, 2013 – When we think of hospitals, we often think of the doctors, nurses and other medical staff who keep us well. What we might not be aware of is the dedicated team […]

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Kemptville District Hospital consolidates expanded Diabetes Services at the Hospital

July 29, 2013

The Diabetes Team has returned from the University of Guelph Kemptville Campus to the Hospital in order to co-locate its education and support services with its new Chiropody Foot Care Clinic JULY 29, 2013 – After eight months of offering its services at the W.B. George Centre at the University of Guelph’s Kemptville Campus, the Kemptville […]

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KDH Board welcomes new Director Doreen Ulrichsen

July 15, 2013

Ms. Ulrichsen brings to the Board a wealth of experience in long-term care and community health JULY 15, 2013 – The Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) Board of Directors has named Doreen Ulrichsen to its Board effective June 27, 2013. A Registered Nurse, Ms. Ulrichsen brings to the KDH Board a wealth of experience in the […]

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Kemptville District Hospital celebrates its attainment of Exemplary Standing with Accreditation Canada

July 2, 2013

The Hospital recognizes the important contributions of staff, physicians, volunteers and Board members with the unfurling of a banner and a celebratory BBQ JULY 2, 2013 – Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) last week celebrated its recent achievement of Accreditation with Exemplary Standing – the highest ranking bestowed by Accreditation Canada. At 1 pm on June […]

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