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Hats On For Healthcare launches fundraiser with hat fashion show

Crowns, stetsons and hard hats. Hats with donkey or bunny ears and even chicken headgear were flaunted Wednesday at the Hats On For Healthcare launch at the University of Windsor. 416 more words

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Windsor Regional Hospital cancelling surgeries due to capacity crisis, warns leadership

The ongoing capacity crisis at Windsor Regional Hospital has forced the system to take drastic measures such as cancel surgeries, says hospital leadership.

“When you’re running at the percentages we’re running at, something has to give,” said David Musyj, hospital president and CEO, at a press conference on Wednesday. 376 more words

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Around-the-clock visitation means better care for hospital patients

Palliative patient Giovanni Durante’s wife Linda sits at his bedside throughout the day and his brothers take turns in the early evening, every day at Hotel-Dieu Grace Healthcare. 822 more words

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Stair climbers raise money for Windsor Regional Hospitals neuroscience department

As avid spin cyclist, Karen Meloche readied herself for a new challenge early Sunday morning, while joking she hoped she would survive.

Meloche was hoping to get through a 13-storey stair climb, joined by almost 100 others preparing to walk the stairs of the One Riverside Drive building. 520 more words

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Flu cases have Windsor Regional Hospital well over capacity

Windsor Regional Hospital is currently 37 beds beyond capacity thanks to the current influenza outbreak.

In a memo to hospital staff on Thursday, WRH president and CEO David Musyj said that the extra money the hospital is currently spending on the extra beds will not be recouped until the financial cycle two years from now based on Ministry of Health funding policies. 357 more words

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Windsor woman's Chewbacca-in-labour video goes viral

Even if you’re a Wookiee, giving birth can be a painful experience.

A humorous video featuring a Windsor woman in a Chewbacca mask has gone viral, drawing more than 735,000 views to date and… 376 more words

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20 outbreaks at seniors' homes, hospitals under pressure, as flu season intensifies

This year’s nasty strain of the flu is straining local medical resources and “dramatically” increasing pressure on hospitals as they deal with 20 outbreaks confirmed so far at long-term care and retirement homes. 732 more words

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