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Pineridge Barbecue Co Chicken Dinner BBQ
Clinton Raceway / 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm / Tickets are $20 each / 100% of Ticket Sales to support Clinton Public Hospital Foundation
01/08/2017
ACES Cruise Night - Stratford
6:00 pm until dusk / APC and Angie's Black Angus Restaurant - 817 Downie St. / Free admission / Donations accepted for SGH Foundation
Men have more blood than women. Men have 1.5 gallons versus 0.875 gallons for women.
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Max Leads The Way!
Harlton Family Foundation donates $50,000 to “Someone I Know” Campaign
Delivery Of Care Involvement In HuronPerth Healthcare Alliance
Growing number of Canadian hospitals getting rid of visiting hours for families
Outbreak Declared at Hospital
Gastrointestinal Outbreak Affecting St. Marys Hospital
Stomach flu outbreak at St. Marys Memorial Hospital
Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance Gets Top-Up Funding
Gastrointestinal Outbreak at St. Marys Memorial Hospital
Someone I Know: Making ideal facility 'even more ideal'
Hospital takes next step in combatting stomach flu outbreak
Gastro Virus Closes Hospital Admissions
St. Marys Hospital Closes Admissions Due To Outbreak
Hospital Cleaners First Line of Defense
St. Marys Memorial stomach flu outbreak declared over
Norovirus Outbreak Over
St. Marys Hospital Declares Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak Over
Hospital Foundation invites families to push “Someone I Know” Campaign across finish line
People Lived Who Would Have Died
New program aimed at helping family caregivers
HPHA and AMGH Introduce New Physician IT Leads
Connecting the Dots…to Include Caregivers
Quick Response Prevented Further Spread of Norovirus at Hospital in St. Marys
HPHA Offers Families More Input Into Patient Care
Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance To Update Strategic Plan Again
Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance Recognized For Donor Work
Sexual assault report puts new scrutiny on hospital
A model of interprofessionalism
Gifts honouring St. Marys artist a testament to Hospital's value
Acute stroke bypass policy’s symptom-onset time window expanded
Improving Flow at Stratford General Hospital
Auxiliary donation boosts Emergency room's diagnosis capability
"We All Win When We Volunteer"
Perth County volunteers recognized
Donnalene Tuer Hodes Retires from SGH
St. Marys Memorial Hospital is looking for Volunteers
Carry on the Legacy of Addison
Teddy Bears Donation
Someone I Know Donations
Brussels Optimist Club Supports Hospital Foundations
Someone I Know Donations Roll in Leading into Sold-Out Hospital Gala
Gala Sponsor Shepherd Gourmet Donates Tickets to Hospital Volunteers
Bickell Built Homes' Donation to “Someone I know” Campaign
Volunteers Rewarded
Healthcare Alliance CEO Says Budget Encouraging For Hospitals
RBC Makes $100,000 Splash at Glitzy Hospital Gala
Care Agencies Join Forces for Annual Huron Perth Diabetes Day
Cardiac Carl Takes Loss in Stride
Organ Donor Challenge Involves Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance
RBC Donates $100,000
Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance Expands Teaching Space in Stratford
125 Years of Volunteers
Community Member Bequeths Generous Sum to Clinton Public Hospital Foundation
SGH To Receive More Than $1 Million
Maintenance / Upkeep Fund for Hospitals Larger Than Normal
Caring Caps for Canada 150
Legends Day Online Auction Open Until July 28
Clinton Public Hospital Foundation Calling on Community Volunteers
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2017
Clinton Public Hospital Foundation Calling on Community Volunteers
July 24, 2017: The Clinton Public Hospital Foundation is a non-profit organization, which was incorporated in 1996 to undertake fundraising, investment and income distribution activities to enhance patient care services and support the facilities of the Clinton Public Hospital. The Foundation employs one person as Foundation Co-ordinator and the remainder of the Foundation consists primarily of a volunteer board of directors. While the volunteer directors give as much time as possible, the Foundation is always looking for additional volunteers to assist throughout the year on various projects and at various events. Source: Clinton News Record ...  
Legends Day Online Auction Open Until July 28
July 24, 2017: Initiated in 2001, Legends Day has raised upwards of $200,000 for the Clinton Public Hospital Foundation (CPHF) to date. With the addition of the online auction, running the week prior to Legends Day in 2015, Clinton Raceway and its supporters were able to raise an additional $10,000 for the cause. Source: Clinton News Record ...  
Caring Caps for Canada 150
July 14, 2017 _ Ellen Kittmer was born weeks earlier than expected, but the newborn's quick arrival meant she got in on some Canada 150 fun. Source: Beacon Herald...  
SGH To Receive More Than $1 Million
July 13, 2017 - At the Stratford General Hospital Thursday afternoon, Guelph MPP and president of the Ontario Treasury Board, Liz Sandals, announced more than $2.5 million in funding for building repairs and upgrades at four Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance hospitals. Source: Beacon Herald ...  
Maintenance / Upkeep Fund for Hospitals Larger Than Normal
July 13, 2017 - The Ontario government’s President of the Treasury Board, Guelph MPP Liz Sandals, gave the impression following an announcement on Thursday, July 13 at Stratford General Hospital that the 2017 edition of the Health Infrastructure Renewal Fund is nothing out of the ordinary. But Doug Biesinger, Director of Facilities Management for the Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance (HPHA), offered a different take. Source: St. Marys Journal Argus ...  
Community Member Bequeths Generous Sum to Clinton Public Hospital Foundation
June 26, 2017: On Sunday, June 25, Ivan McClymont's nieces, nephews and sister presented the Clinton Public Hospital Foundation with a cheque from Ivan's estate, in the amount of $103,033.20. Source: Clinton News Record ...  
Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance Expands Teaching Space in Stratford
May 16, 2017: The Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance now has a dedicated teaching space as part of major renovations at the Stratford site. Source: Blackburn News ...  
RBC Donates $100,000
May 5, 2017: RBC Royal Bank are the latest to donate to the “Someone I Know” campaign with a very generous donation of $100,000. Source: St. Marys Independent ...  
Organ Donor Challenge Involves Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance
May 4, 2017: The Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance fell just a little short in its contest with Woodstock General Hospital to see who could mark “Be a Donor Month” in April by registering the most organ donors. Source: Blackburn News ...  
Care Agencies Join Forces for Annual Huron Perth Diabetes Day
May 3, 2017: The Huron Perth Diabetes Education Team hosted the 23rd annual Huron Perth Diabetes Day on Tuesday, April 25 at the Mitchell and District Community Centre. Source: St. Marys Journal Argus ...  
RBC Makes $100,000 Splash at Glitzy Hospital Gala
May 2, 2017: At the organization’s fundraising Gala on Saturday, April 29 at the Pyramid Centre, St. Marys Memorial Hospital Foundation Chair John McIntosh — to the sound of applause from the event’s sold-out audience as the news was announced — gratefully accepted a $100,000 donation from RBC Royal Bank. Source: St. Marys Journal Argus ...  
Healthcare Alliance CEO Says Budget Encouraging For Hospitals
April 30, 2017: The C-E-O for the Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance says this week’s Provincial budget provided some encouraging news for hospitals. Source: Blackburn News ...  
Bickell Built Homes' Donation to “Someone I know” Campaign
April 21, 2017: Bickell Built Homes donated $4,000 to the “Someone I know” campaign on April 18, 2017. Source: St. Marys Independent ...  
Volunteers Rewarded
April 21, 2017: Two Hospital Auxiliary volunteers were rewarded for their efforts this week. Shepherd Gourmet Dairy purchased 4 tickets for the upcoming Gala event for the hospital and donated the tickets to be given to well deserving volunteers. Source: St. Marys Independent ...  
Someone I Know Donations Roll in Leading into Sold-Out Hospital Gala
April 20, 2017: The St. Marys Memorial Hospital Foundation’s “Someone I Know’ capital campaign continues to blow away expectations — not just in the amount of money being donated by the corporate and business donors who are typically targeted, and in this case have been generously supported, by such campaigns, but also in the way the entire community played a role. Source: St. Marys Journal Argus ...  
Gala Sponsor Shepherd Gourmet Donates Tickets to Hospital Volunteers
April 20, 2017: There’s no question that the folks at St. Marys-based Shepherd Gourmet Dairy work hard every day making sure the demand across Canada is met for high-quality, produced-in-Ontario sheep, goat and cow’s milk cheese. And there’s no question those folks would benefit from an opportunity to unwind and enjoy a relaxing night off. Source: St. Marys Journal Argus ...  
Brussels Optimist Club Supports Hospital Foundations
April 18, 2017: Members of the Brussels Optimist Club have been sharing their good fortune. Source: Blackburn News ...  
Carry on the Legacy of Addison
April 7, 2017: The knowledge that her daughter's gift gave four people a second chance at life keeps Danah Bozek going through the tough times. Source: Beacon Herald ...  
Teddy Bears Donation
April 7, 2017: Marlene Forman (centre) donated new teddy bears to St. Marys Memorial Hospital this week, purchased from proceeds from the annual Teddy Bear Reunion. Source: St. Marys Independent ...  
Someone I Know Donations
April 7, 2017: A collection of recent donations to the St. Marys Memorial Hospital Foundation's Someone I Know campaign. Source: St. Marys Independent ...  
St. Marys Memorial Hospital is looking for Volunteers
March 31, 2017: The Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance (HPHA) – St Marys Memorial Hospital is recruiting new volunteers! Source: St Marys Independent ...  
Donnalene Tuer Hodes Retires from SGH
March 30, 2017: The world of nursing has changed a lot since Donnalene Tuer-Hodes first entered the field 44 years ago. Source: Beacon Herald ...  
Perth County volunteers recognized
March 29, 2017: More than 75 local residents were honoured for their community service at an award ceremony last week. Source: Beacon Herald ...  
"We All Win When We Volunteer"
March 26, 2017: St. Marys Memorial Hospital is looking for volunteers to help patients feel a little more at home during tough times. Source: Beacon Herald ...  
Auxiliary donation boosts Emergency room's diagnosis capability
March 24, 2017: A small but very practical and high-tech piece of equipment went into use over the past couple of weeks in the Emergency Department of St. Marys Memorial Hospital, thanks to a donation from the St. Marys Memorial Hospital Auxiliary. Source: Journal Argus...  
Improving Flow at Stratford General Hospital
March 23, 2017: Stratford General Hospital is moving the majority of its outpatient clinics to the ground floor of the West Building in hopes of making those services run more smoothly for patients and staff. Source: Beacon Herald ...  
Acute stroke bypass policy’s symptom-onset time window expanded
March 19, 2017: In part of the ongoing effort by the Southwest LHIN to improve the level of care for acute stroke patients by having them bypass local hospitals in favour of designated stroke centres, the health network has expanded the bypass policy’s symptom-onset time window to provide better care for more patients. Source: Beacon Herald ...  
Gifts honouring St. Marys artist a testament to Hospital's value
March 1, 2017: We live in a society in which artists often rely on financial benefactors to be able to pursue their passion and calling. But thanks to a donation in memory of someone who helped spearhead what has been an enhanced profile of artists in St. Marys and area in recent years, healthcare professionals will benefit and more likely be able to pursue their calling in this community well into the future. Source: Journal Argus...  
A model of interprofessionalism
February 2017: Schulich Medicine faculty members working at the HPHA are helping to build a more collaborative health care environment by using two basic skills: speaking and listening. Source: The Pulse...  
Sexual assault report puts new scrutiny on hospital
February 22, 2017: The Unfounded report by the Globe and Mail has got Canadians taking a serious look at how sexual assault is assessed and tackled by law enforcement. Nationwide, an average of 1 in 5 reported sexual assaults are declared unfounded by police- meaning a crime was deemed not to have taken place, and no further follow up is required. Source: Stratford Gazette...  
Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance Recognized For Donor Work
February 16, 2017: The Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance has been recognized for its work on organ donation. Source: Blackburn News ...  
HPHA Offers Families More Input Into Patient Care
February 6, 2017: The Huron-Perth Healthcare Alliance has received funding from the Change Foundation to help families of patients play a bigger role during their stay in hospital. Source: Blackburn News...  
Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance To Update Strategic Plan Again
February 6, 2017: The Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance is in the process of updating its strategic plan. Source: Blackburn News ...  
Quick Response Prevented Further Spread of Norovirus at Hospital in St. Marys
February 3, 2017: The CEO of the Huron-Perth Healthcare Alliance credits staff, patients and their families for responding to and controlling a Norovirus outbreak at St. Marys Memorial Hospital. Source: Blackburn News ...  
New program aimed at helping family caregivers
February 1, 2017: The Change Foundation is investing in area family caregivers. Source: Vista Radio...  
HPHA and AMGH Introduce New Physician IT Leads
February 1, 2017: Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance and Alexandra Marine and General Hospital are pleased to begin the engagement of two forward-thinking physicians to lead the charge for physician EHR adoption across the five hospital sites. Source: Canadian Healthcare Technology ...  
People Lived Who Would Have Died
January 31, 2017: Saving lives is never easy. It's a difficult task to ask a dying patient or their family if they've considered organ and tissue donation. But it's harder still to miss an opportunity to save a life. That's the view at the Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance. ...  
St. Marys Memorial stomach flu outbreak declared over
January 27, 2017: An outbreak of gastrointestinal (gastro) illness at St. Marys Memorial Hospital has been declared over. Source: Journal Argus ...  
Norovirus Outbreak Over
January 27, 2017: The Norovirus outbreak at St. Marys Memorial Hospital is over. Source: Beacon Herald...  
St. Marys Hospital Declares Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak Over
January 27, 2017: An outbreak of a gastrointestinal illness at St. Marys Memorial Hospital is now over. Source: Blackburn News...  
Hospital Foundation invites families to push “Someone I Know” Campaign across finish line
January 27, 2017: This week’s donation from the Pass It On Store set the perfect tone as the St. Marys Memorial Hospital Foundation’s “Someone I Know” campaign looks towards the final stretch. Source: St. Marys Independent...  
Hospital Cleaners First Line of Defense
January 25, 2017: The numbers are startling. The Public Health Agency of Canada reports more than 200,000 patients a year get an infection while receiving health care and more than 8,000 of those patients will die. About 3,000 of those will die in Ontario. Source: Beacon Herald...  
Gastrointestinal Outbreak at St. Marys Memorial Hospital
January 20, 2017: St. Marys Memorial Hospital Site has declared a gastrointestinal (gastro) outbreak on the Inpatient Unit. Source: St. Marys Independent...  
Hospital takes next step in combatting stomach flu outbreak
January 20, 2017: New patient admissions to St. Marys Memorial Hospital were put on hold on Friday afternoon, Jan. 20, as the HPHA which administers the facility took the next step in combatting an outbreak of the stomach flu....  
Gastro Virus Closes Hospital Admissions
January 20, 2017: St. Marys Memorial Hospital is closed to admissions due to a “stomach flu” outbreak. Source: Beacon Herald...  
St. Marys Hospital Closes Admissions Due To Outbreak
January 20, 2017: St. Marys Memorial Hospital is now closed to admissions due to a gastrointestinal outbreak. Source: Blackburn News ...  
Stomach flu outbreak at St. Marys Memorial Hospital
January 18, 2017: The HPHA has declared a gastrointestinal (gastro) disease outbreak on the Inpatient Unit of St. Marys Memorial Hospital. Source: Journal Argus...  
Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance Gets Top-Up Funding
January 18, 2017: The CEO of the Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance says the alliance got a bigger boost than expected in top-up funding. Source: Blackburn News...  
Outbreak Declared at Hospital
January 17, 2017: A gastrointestinal outbreak has been declared at St. Marys Memorial Hospital. Source: Beacon Herald ...  
Gastrointestinal Outbreak Affecting St. Marys Hospital
January 17, 2017: St. Marys Memorial Hospital has declared a gastrointestinal outbreak for the Inpatient Unit. Source: Blackburn News ...