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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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Kemptville District Hospital mammography unit is the preferred unit for detecting breast cancer

June 27, 2013

Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) is reassuring its patients that its mammography machine is the type that is most effective at detecting breast cancer. JUNE 27, 2013 – This is in response to the Ontario government’s decision to scrap nearly one-quarter of the mammography machines in the province after a new study revealed they are significantly […]

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Kemptville District Hospital is “Exemplary” according to Accreditation Canada

May 6, 2013

Kemptville District Hospital has been awarded Accreditation Canada’s highest ranking, “Accreditation with Exemplary Standing”, a measure of the quality of care and services it provides. MAY 6, 2013 – Already rated the best small hospital in Ontario by both patients and staff, Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) now joins an elite group of Canadian hospitals awarded […]

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Kemptville District Hospital reaches out to a community in need half a world away

April 22, 2013

A 40-foot container of medical supplies that recently arrived in war-torn Syria included items donated by Kemptville District Hospital APRIL 22, 2013 – Known for its mission, to build healthier communities, Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) a year ago enlarged its vision to encompass “a world of healthy communities”. Hospital staff are finding ways to live […]

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Health hub model has Kemptville District Hospital bursting at the seams, says CEO

March 21, 2013

The Hospital’s commitment to becoming an integrated health hub has resulted in growth and change: hub partner Beth Donovan Hospice has moved out of the hospital into a house on the grounds, and the Leeds, Grenville & Lanark District Health Unit is moving in MARCH 21, 2013 – As a result of its focus on […]

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