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KDH receives funding boost through the Health Infrastructure Renewal Fund

August 10, 2016

Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) will receive $416,737 this year through the provincial government’s Health Infrastructure Renewal Fund (HIRF) for repairs and upgrades. This funding is part of a $175 million investment in hospitals across Ontario in 2016/17 to keep them in a state of good repair so patients can continue to receive “high quality care […]

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KDH recognized for environmental performance

June 20, 2016

In late October, 2015, KDH’s efforts to improve our environmental performance were rewarded with a Silver Seal in the Ontario Hospital Association (OHA)’s Green Hospital Scorecard. KDH is one of only 31 hospitals in the province to be awarded a Silver Seal; just two hospitals reached Gold, the highest level. The Green Hospital Scorecard shows […]

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Planning for Your Healthy Future: KDH’s New Strategic Plan

February 19, 2016

Your Hospital – Your Healthy Future is a strategic planning process that began in February 2016. It was designed with a robust stakeholder engagement component to provide the public, organizational partners, and KDH staff, physicians and volunteers with a variety of opportunities to contribute their input. Like all Ontario hospitals, KDH develops a new strategic […]

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KDH honours its oldest volunteer, 108-year-old Katy Pominville

January 8, 2016

1907: Wilfred Laurier was Prime Minister of Canada. Early automobiles shared the road with horses and buggies. It was the year that Marconi initiated commercial transatlantic radio communications, and the passenger liner RMS Lusitania made its maiden voyage from Liverpool to New York City. 1907 is also the year that Katy Pominville, Kemptville District Hospital […]

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KDH Auxiliary introduces Comfort Kits for inpatients

November 23, 2015

In late April 2015, the Kemptville District Hospital Auxiliary introduced ‘Comfort Kits’ for people admitted to KDH without a supply of personal care items that are not provided by the hospital. The comfort kits contain everyday necessities like a toothbrush and toothpaste, deoderant, shampoo, hand lotion, lip balm and a notebook. The comfort kits are specific to women […]

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KDH achieves Bronze Status in the Healthy Foods in Champlain Hospitals Initiative

November 13, 2015

Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) has been recognized for its commitment to providing a healthy work environment and promoting healthy lifestyle choices among staff, visitors and patients. The hospital has achieved Bronze status in the Healthy Foods in Champlain Hospitals initiative, which sees hospitals across the region making healthier food available in their cafeterias, gift shops, […]

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KDH Board of Directors announces new CEO Frank J. Vassallo

September 25, 2015

The Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) Board of Directors today announced the appointment of Frank J. Vassallo as the hospital’s new Chief Executive Officer. “We are delighted that Frank will be joining the organization,” said Lis Angus, Chair of the Board of Directors. “With more than two decades of experience in both private and public health […]

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KDH identifies its strategic priorities for the current fiscal year

July 15, 2015

At Kemptville District Hospital we are committed to advancing our mission – to build healthier communities – and achieving our vision: a world of healthy communities. Our Strategic Plan guides us in this work, mapping the direction we need to take as we move forward toward these goals. Like all Ontario hospitals, we develop a […]

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Kemptville District Hospital Board welcomes new Directors Carolyn Chisholm and Robert Noseworthy

July 7, 2015

The Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Carolyn Chisholm to the Board, effective June 25, 2015. The Board also welcomes a new ex-officio member, Mr. Robert Noseworthy, who joins in his capacity as the new Chair of the KDH Foundation. Ms. Chisholm brings two decades of […]

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KDH Auxiliary’s 55th Annual Hey Day a great success

June 15, 2015

The heavy rain on Friday, June 12 could not stop the crowds from lining up outside the North Grenville Curling Club, anxious to have first crack at the large selection of treasures, furniture, clothing, and more. Thanks to this kind of support, the 55th annual yard sale organized by the Kemptville District Hospital Auxiliary  once again raised significant […]

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