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Met down two operating rooms due to flooding from frozen pipes

Two operating rooms at Windsor Regional Hospital’s Met Campus are temporarily closed after frozen pipes caused flooding.

An exterior vent failed resulting in cold air freezing pipes Sunday. 46 more words

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New command centre speeds patient flow at Windsor Regional Hospital

Twice a day on any given day at Windsor Regional Hospital, a small army of nurses and clerks gather at the two campuses to discuss what’s happened since the last meeting, and what’s likely to happen in the coming hours or the next day. 512 more words

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Girl, 6, undergoes surgery, requires 125 stitches to face, leg after dog attack

A six-year-old Windsor girl nearly lost an eye and required surgery, including 125 stitches, after being mauled by a dog during a weekend sleepover.

“It was horrific, I walked into a nightmare,” Pam Robertson, the girl’s grandmother, told the Star Thursday. 793 more words

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Nasty flu season isn't over yet

Influenza season has officially peaked in Windsor and Essex County and it’s being called one of the worst in years.

“If I had to compare a season that was this bad I would have to say during the pandemic which was H1N1 (bird flu) season 2009,” said Erika Vitale, manager of Infection Prevention and Control at Windsor Regional Hospital. 763 more words

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Windsor Regional Hospital declares Influenza B outbreak

Windsor Regional Hospital is taking precautionary measures after confirming an influenza outbreak at Ouellette campus.

A memo that went out to hospital staff Wednesday states there are two confirmed cases of Influenza B and two more probable cases in the “7 Medical” unit. 164 more words

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Windsor Regional Hospital reminds public of complete smoking ban

Smoking on hospital property will be illegal under Ontario law as of Jan. 1 — and Windsor Regional Hospital is making sure the public remembers. 171 more words

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Sophia, Noah listed as the most popular baby names in Windsor

Windsorites bucked a provincial trend when it came to the most popular baby names.

Noah was the top pick for boys born in Windsor last year while Sophia led the way for girls. 376 more words

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