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New North Grenville COVID-19 Assessment Centre will receive proceeds from KDH Foundation’s Catch the Ace Fundraiser

October 8, 2020

The newly opened North Grenville COVID-19 Assessment Centre (NGCAC) was conceived, organized, and opened to the public thanks to Rideau Crossing Family Health Centre, Kemptville District Hospital, the Lanark, Leeds and Grenville District Health Unit, the Municipality of North Grenville, and Leeds Grenville Paramedic Service. To get the site up and running, hospital staff and others […]

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North Grenville COVID-19 Assessment Centre transitioning to full assessment and treatment centre on October 7, 2020

October 6, 2020

On Wednesday, October 7, 2020, the North Grenville COVID-19 Assessment Centre (NGCAC) in Kemptville will be transitioning to a full assessment and treatment centre while also changing its hours to 9:00 am to 5:00 pm for added convenience. As a full assessment and treatment centre, the NGCAC will provide assessment by a physician, testing, and […]

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North Grenville COVID-19 Assessment Centre open as per normal Monday, October 5, 2020

October 4, 2020

The North Grenville COVID-19 Assessment Centre will be open as per normal on Monday, October 5, 2020 and onwards. The Assessment Centre is located at 15 Campus Drive, Kemptville (30 minutes from South Ottawa, 35 minutes from West Ottawa) and is open Monday through Friday from 7am to 3pm. Here is how it works: Step […]

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KDH seeking Emergency Department Chief

October 2, 2020

Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) is accepting applications for the position of Chief of the Emergency Department. This is a part-time position, with a time commitment of between 10 and 20 hours per month. The Chief of Department, reporting to the Chief of Staff, is responsible for the supervision of the clinical care provided by the […]

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New COVID-19 Assessment Centre opens in Kemptville

September 23, 2020

Beginning Thursday, September 24, 2020 North Grenville residents will have access to a community-based COVID-19 Assessment Centre, located at Bell Hall on Kemptville Campus. Hours of operation will be from Monday to Friday 7:00 am – 3:00 pm. The North Grenville COVID-19 Assessment Centre is a collaboration of five community partners: Rideau Crossing Family Health […]

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Local Rural Hospitals Collaborate to Study Transitions in Care

September 1, 2020

‘Transitions in care’ happen as patients move from one setting to the next. Transitions are times when patients can fall through the cracks and experience setbacks that can result in unnecessary readmissions and complications. A new multi-site evaluation and quality improvement study is hoping to change that. An alliance of three rural hospitals in Ontario […]

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Kemptville District Hospital Board seeking new Directors

August 21, 2020

The Board of Directors of Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) is currently seeking candidates to fill the position of Director. Made up of dedicated volunteers, the KDH Board of Directors is responsible for overseeing the operations of the Hospital and guiding its future in the health system. The Board determines the Hospital’s mission and strategic direction, […]

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Invitation to KDH’s 60th Anniversary Virtual Open House

June 25, 2020

Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) is proud to be celebrating its 60th anniversary in 2020. Long before the coronavirus was on the radar, we had planned a series of events throughout the year to celebrate our first 60 years. The highlight of the year was to be a Strawberry Social Open House on the hospital grounds […]

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Hospitals in the Champlain Region slowly and safely increasing scheduled hospital activity

June 10, 2020

This is a joint message from chiefs-of-staff at hospitals in the Champlain Region OTTAWA – June 10, 2020 – Hospitals in the Champlain Region are taking a safe, coordinated and gradual approach to increasing scheduled services, which were postponed at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. While hospitals and their clinicians are eager to care […]

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Municipality of North Grenville proclaims June, 2020 “KDH Month” in recognition of its 60th Anniversary

June 2, 2020

Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) is delighted to announce that the Municipality of North Grenville has proclaimed June, 2020 as “Kemptville District Hospital Month” in honour of its 60th Anniversary. The month of June was chosen for this tribute as KDH’s doors officially opened on June 29, 1960. On that day, members of the KDH Auxiliary […]

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