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CIHI Study: Windsor Regional Hospital

The bad news…

Emergency department wait times are higher at the Met campus than the provincial average, although Windsor Regional Hospital CEO David Musyj said the amalgamation of services and construction of the mega-hospital is expected to help reduce those times. 151 more words


Rate of severe infection in Windsor hospitals higher than provincial average: study

More patients will develop a serious and potentially deadly infection in Windsor hospitals than the provincial or national average, according to a study released on Thursday. 733 more words


Possible respiratory virus restricts visitors to Windsor pediatric ward

A spike in children with serious respiratory symptoms has forced Windsor Regional Hospital to restrict visitors to its pediatric ward.

On Sunday, the hospital announced it was only allowing people 18 years of age and over to visit the children’s ward. 107 more words


Local health officials on lookout for virus that makes children severely ill

Local health officials are monitoring “very closely” reports out of the American Midwest of clusters of children with a rare respiratory virus so severe that many end up in intensive care. 497 more words


UPDATED: Windsor patient with 'Ebola-like' symptoms tests negative for the virus

A patient exhibiting signs of Ebola in Windsor, Ont. does not have the deadly virus, health officials said Tuesday.

The patient was admitted to Windsor Regional Hospital Monday afternoon with “Ebola-like symptoms.” The individual — who had recently returned from Nigeria — was quarantined, but has since tested negative for Ebola. 31 more words


Windsor's First Lady wins cancer battle, remains in the fight

When you’ve fought the dreaded fight and conquered the Big C, those completing chemotherapy at the Windsor Regional Hospital Cancer Program are invited downstairs to bang the Infinity Gong, symbolizing the successful achievement of a major, life-affirming milestone. 1,043 more words


Road safety urged as students return to school

Drivers are asked to be extra vigilant on the road as students head back to classes this week, according to a message from the head of the regional trauma unit at the Windsor Regional Hospital. 58 more words