A list of media releases issued by KDH follows.

Electric vehicle charging stations installed at KDH courtesy of Tesla Canada

September 22, 2021

KEMPTVILLE, ONTARIO, SEPTEMBER 22, 2021 – Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) is pleased to announce that its upper parking lot has recently been equipped with three electric car charging stations thanks to Tesla. The charging stations (connectors) – two made for Tesla vehicles and a third that is for all EV brands (J1772) – are available […]

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New Ontario Health Team Approved

September 17, 2021

September 17, 2021 – A collaboration of over 60 health system partners from the Arnprior, North Grenville, Carleton Place, Almonte and West Ottawa regions reached an important milestone today in their application to become an Ontario Health Team (OHT), with the Ministry of Health officially approving their application. OHTs, being formed across the province, are […]

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KDH Announces its 2021-2022 Board of Directors

July 19, 2021

KEMPTVILLE, ONTARIO, MONDAY, JULY 19, 2021 – Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) is pleased to announce that Elizabeth MacPherson has been elected Chair of its Board of Directors, and will be supported in this role by Directors Jeff Nolan, who was elected Vice-Chair, and Stephen Saslove, elected Treasurer. The elections took place at the hospital’s 61st […]

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KDH names Dr. Colin Sentongo as its new Chief of Staff

July 16, 2021

KEMPTVILLE, ONTARIO, FRIDAY, JULY 16, 2021 – The Board of Directors of Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Colin Sentongo as the Hospital’s new Chief of Staff, effective July 2, 2021. A highly regarded anesthetist and ER physician, Dr. Sentongo brings to his new role six years of leadership […]

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KDH Auxiliary takes major annual fundraiser, Hey Day, online

June 22, 2021

The Kemptville District Hospital Auxiliary (KDHA)’s annual giant garage sale, Hey Day, has been their single largest fundraising effort for over 60 years. Hey Day Co-ordinator, Jolene Stover, today announced that the KDHA has stepped up to the challenge and their Hey Day 50/50 fundraiser is going online to benefit Kemptville District Hospital (KDH). Tickets […]

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KDH Auxiliary presents annual donation to the Hospital prior to National Volunteer Week

April 16, 2021

The Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) Auxiliary has donated $40,000 to the hospital in the lead-up to National Volunteer Week, April 18-24, 2021. This year’s annual donation will be used to support the installation of a Negative Pressure Isolation Room in the Inpatient Medical Unit. This gift to the hospital represents an amazing accomplishment for the […]

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KDH invites public participation in the development of its new Strategic Plan

April 9, 2021

Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) is inviting people in the communities it serves to be part of the development of its new strategic plan, which will guide the Hospital’s path forward for the next number of years. There are several ways for the public to have a voice about what KDH could and should be to […]

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Outbreak declared at Interim Long-Term Care Unit in Kemptville District Hospital

April 2, 2021

MEDIA RELEASE: Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit April 2, 2021 The Health Unit is working with the Interim Long-Term Care/Convalescent Care Unit at Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) to manage a COVID-19 outbreak. One staff member has tested positive for COVID-19. A single laboratory confirmed case of COVID-19 in a resident or staff member […]

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KDH Board of Directors seeking Chief of Staff

March 1, 2021

Located in the municipality of North Grenville, Kemptville is a vibrant, fast-growing community. Kemptville District Hospital is a 40-bed health care facility serving residents in North Grenville and South Ottawa. KDH is accredited with national exemplary standing and offers an array of services, including 24-hour emergency care, advanced orthopaedic surgery, in-hospital care, on-site diagnostic imaging […]

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Green Light for Ontario Health Team Application

February 8, 2021

The Ontario government has given the green light to a group of 70 partners from the Arnprior, North Grenville, Carleton Place, Almonte and West Ottawa regions to submit a full application to become an Ontario Health Team (OHT). OHTs are a new way of delivering people-centered health care, developed as part of the government’s health […]

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