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Sep 21, 2015, 13:50 ET South West Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) announces $9.6 million in new funding to support key health system priorities

LONDON, ON, Sept. 21, 2015 /CNW/ - The South West LHIN is providing $9.6 million in new funding in 2015-16 to improve health care for people in our communities. The South West LHIN will contribute...


Aug 27, 2015, 11:31 ET South West LHIN Investing in Small and Rural Hospitals

Additional Funding for Patient Care, Closer to Home TORONTO, Aug. 27, 2015 /CNW/ - Small and rural hospitals in the South West LHIN are benefiting from two types of investments that will ensure...


Jul 25, 2013, 12:48 ET More Seniors to Benefit From Exercise and Falls Prevention Classes in the South West

South West LHIN Selects Community Support Service Agencies to Provide Services to Seniors LONDON, ON, July 25, 2013 /CNW/ - Seniors in the South West will have improved access to exercise and falls...


Jun 11, 2013, 11:51 ET Innovative Non-Emergency Transportation Approach Launched

Safe, Reliable Transportation for Hospital Patients in the South West LHIN LONDON, ON, June 11, 2013 /CNW/ - The South West LHIN is proud to announce the launch a LHIN-wide approach to non-emergency...


May 27, 2013, 16:21 ET Media Event and Photo Opportunity - Over 450 Health Care Providers Registered to Attend the South West LHIN's Third Annual Quality Symposium

TORONTO, May 27, 2013 /CNW/ - The South West Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) will be promoting health care quality and innovation at its third annual Quality Symposium. Health Minister Deb...


Jan 17, 2013, 10:05 ET Media Advisory - Media Event and Photo Opportunity - Community Engagement Session in Komoka Focusing on Programs and Services for Older Adults

LONDON, ON, Jan. 17, 2013 /CNW/ - The South West Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) is bringing together local health care providers to update residents on what programs and services are...


Nov 21, 2012, 12:20 ET Media Advisory - Media Event and Photo Opportunity - Community Engagement Session in Owen Sound Focusing on Supports for Older Adults with Challenging Behaviours

LONDON, ON, Nov. 21, 2012 /CNW/ - The South West Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) is bringing together local health care providers to update residents on what programs and services are...


Sep 19, 2012, 14:50 ET Media Event and Photo Opportunity - Community engagement session in Goderich focusing on health care partnerships in Huron and Perth counties

LONDON, ON, Sept. 19, 2012 /CNW/ - The South West Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) is bringing together local health care providers to update residents on how area community health care...


Aug 20, 2012, 11:29 ET South West LHIN seeks public participation in setting health care priorities

LONDON, ON, Aug. 20, 2012 /CNW/ - The South West Local Health Integration Network is developing a three-year Integrated Health Service Plan (IHSP) to identify priorities and strategies to improve our ...


Jul 26, 2012, 11:33 ET Integrated program for Grey Bruce Hospice Palliative Care approved by South West LHIN

To include a residential hospice, an outreach program and a wellness program LONDON, ON, July 26, 2012 /CNW/ - At its meeting on July 25, 2012, the South West Local Health Integration Network Board...


Jun 21, 2012, 09:00 ET Local seniors benefiting from groundbreaking provincial project

Investment in behavioural supports leading to better care in community, hospitals and long-term care LONDON, ON, June 21, 2012 /CNW/ - Local seniors living in the South West LHIN are starting to see...


Jun 18, 2012, 11:56 ET Stroke is a medical emergency

Calling 911 improves outcomes TORONTO, June 18, 2012 /CNW/ - The Ontario Stroke Network today released its report on delivery of stroke care in each of Ontario's 14 Local Health Integration Networks...


May 28, 2012, 13:25 ET Media Advisory - Media Event and Photo Opportunity - South West LHIN promotes quality and innovation in health care at its second annual Quality Symposium

LONDON, ON, May 28, 2012 /CNW/ - The South West Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) is bringing together almost 500 health care providers and governors for its second annual Quality Symposium....


Apr 23, 2012, 11:11 ET Region's hospitals save millions by moving to common benefits insurance carriers

LONDON, ON, April 23, 2012 /CNW/ - NEWS A move by the South West region's 19 hospitals to use common benefit insurance carriers is saving millions of dollars in the first year alone. In the first...


Feb 03, 2012, 11:12 ET Local Family Physician joins LHIN Team

Primary Care Lead collaborates to improve access to health care for South West LHIN residents LONDON, ON, Feb. 3, 2012 /CNW/ - NEWS The South West LHIN today took another major step in strengthening...


Sep 23, 2010, 10:36 ET South West Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) announces $3.6 million in
funding for local priorities

LONDON, ON, Sept. 23 /CNW/ - The South West LHIN Board of Directors has approved over $3.6 million in one-time funding to support local initiatives that will advance the LHIN's goals and priorities...


Aug 30, 2010, 11:35 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - Media Event and Photo Opportunity - SOUTH WEST LHIN
ANNOUNCING SIGNIFICANT FUNDING FOR AGING AT HOME STRATEGY AND RELATED SENIORS
HEALTH INITIATIVES

TORONTO, Aug. 30 /CNW/ - The South West Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) has approved significant funding for initiatives that will help seniors live healthy, independent lives in the comfort...


Jul 14, 2010, 16:55 ET South West LHIN Welcomes New Board Member

NEWS LONDON, ON, July 14 /CNW/ - John Van Bastelaar, Board Chair (A), is pleased to announce the appointment of Sheryl Feagan to the Board of the South West Local Health Integration Network. A...


May 20, 2010, 13:30 ET South West LHIN welcomes new board member

LONDON, ON, May 20 /CNW/ - Acting Board Chair Ferne Woolcott is pleased to announce the appointment of Ron Bolton to the Board of the South West Local Health Integration Network. A resident of St....


Nov 30, 2009, 16:39 ET South West LHIN calls on providers and communities to commit to building a
unified, integrated health care system.

New Health System Design Blueprint - Vision 2022 and Integrated Health Service Plan 2010-2013 released today. LONDON, ON, Nov. 30 /CNW/ - The South West Local Health Integration Network is pleased to ...


Oct 09, 2009, 22:16 ET South West Local Health Integration Network Board Chair Resigns

LONDON, ON, Oct. 9 /CNW/ - NEWS Norm Gamble, Board Chair, today submitted his resignation from the South West Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) Board of Directors to the Honourable Deb...