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Mental Health and Addictions Health Hub for Children and Youth in North Grenville reports progress on further development of the Hub

October 9, 2019

The Mental Health and Addictions Health Hub for Children and Youth in North Grenville (the Hub) is pleased to report that progress on increasing access to services has continued at a steady pace since the opening of a weekly walk-in clinic in Kemptville on April 17, 2019. On June 5, 2019, the 20-partner Hub collaborative […]

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KDH welcomes new internal medicine specialist, Dr. Rimon Ghattas

September 24, 2019

Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) is pleased to announce that Internal Medicine specialist Dr. Rimon Ghattas has joined the KDH team of physicians. Dr. Ghattas will be providing general Internal Medicine services as well as assessment and management of chest pain (including referrals for exercise stress testing), atrial and ventricular arrhythmias, congestive heart failure, uncontrolled diabetes […]

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KDH Auxiliary celebrates 60 years of volunteering with an Anniversary Tea

September 6, 2019

The Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) Auxiliary will celebrate its Diamond Jubilee with a 60th Anniversary Tea at KDH on Thursday, September 19, 2019 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm. “All are welcome!” declared KDH Auxiliary Vice President Linda Carnegie. “It will be a great opportunity to learn more about our history and visit with past and […]

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Development of KDH-sponsored Ontario Health Team continues following Ministry of Health assessment

July 19, 2019

Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) CEO Frank J. Vassallo announced today that development of its proposed partner-driven Ontario Health Team (OHT) will continue, informed by a formal response received from the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (‘the Ministry). In a letter dated July 18, 2019, the Ministry advised that it had assessed the KDH-sponsored […]

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KDH Diabetes Education Program presents special guest speaker Dr. Melanie Atkinson, Chiropodist

June 5, 2019

The Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) Diabetes Education and Support Program is pleased to present Chiropodist Dr. Melanie Atkinson as a guest speaker on the topic of “Diabetes and Foot Care” on June 19, 2019 at 6:30 pm in the hospital’s Courtyard Lounge. Atkinson will discuss the early signs of diabetic foot complications, what to look […]

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Children’s Mental Health of Leeds and Grenville and KDH emphasize that new walk-in mental health clinic for children and youth in North Grenville has the capacity to see more clients

May 23, 2019

It’s a sad fact of life that mental health problems are common in children and youth today. Often families and service providers are unsure of where to go for service and at times there is also a wait for services. Children’s Mental Health of Leeds and Grenville (CMHLG) and Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) want to […]

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Brockville General Hospital and KDH celebrate their successful “Be A Donor” campaign

May 6, 2019

In recognition of BeADonor month, Brockville General Hospital (BGH) and Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) held a friendly month-long competition to register as many new organ and tissue donors as they could. As part of the challenge, the hospital that recorded the least number of new donor registrations in April would see its CEO spend a […]

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KDH and CMHLG announce Mental Health Walk-In Clinic for Children and Youth in North Grenville

May 1, 2019

Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) and Children’s Mental Health of Leeds and Grenville (CMHLG) are pleased to announce a new mental health walk-in clinic for children and youth in North Grenville. Housed at CMHLG’s Kemptville office at 3-5 Clothier Street, the walk-in clinic is the first new service introduced by the 20-partner collaborative formed to create […]

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KDH honours it volunteers at annual Volunteer Appreciation Tea

April 17, 2019

Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) honoured its dedicated volunteers on Thursday, April 11, 2019 at a well-attended Volunteer Appreciation Tea held, according to tradition, during National Volunteer Week. After event organizer and staff coordinator of volunteers Emilee VanderHoek had welcomed the dozens of members of the KDH Auxiliary to the North Grenville Municipal Centre, Frank J. […]

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KDH Auxiliary donates $70,000 to the Hospital days before Volunteer Week celebrations

April 9, 2019

Beating its own annual record, the Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) Auxiliary donated $70,000 to the Hospital in the lead-up to National Volunteer Week, celebrated April 7 to 13, 2019. The funds will be used primarily to purchase two new ‘smart beds’, which can monitor a patient’s health while they sleep and alert a healthcare provider […]

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