NewsNow E-Edition September 22, 2022

WLMH Hospital

WLMH ORs shutdown to max COVID capacities

The pressure within Ontario and on our hospital due to COVID-19 is escalating rapidly and Hamilton Health Sciences is feeling it across its system – including West Lincoln Memorial Hospital. “HHS continues to create capacity for cri ...

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NewsNow Podcast: Episode 1

This marks the world premier of the very first episode of NewNow Radio: WLMH Rebuild Update. Tune in and listen to NewNow’s brand new weekly podcast as Mike sits down with HHS director of redevelopment Bart DeVries to discus ...

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WLMH to Stage 3 with $15 million more in support

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow A step up to Stage 3 of the hospital planning process and an additional $15 million in provincial government support is welcomed news for all involved with West Lincoln Memorial Hospital. In an announcement Tuesd ...

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Region commits 21% of local spend for WLMH’s rebuild

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow It is official. Niagara Region has approved support for West Lincoln Memorial Hospital’s rebuild to the tune of 21 per cent of the $60 million local share of costs. That translates into 12.6 million r ...

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WLMH financial “ask” gets positive reaction

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow In another important step toward West Lincoln Memorial Hospital’s rebuilding, fundraising chair Andrew Smith presented the “ask” to Niagara Region’s Corporate Services Committee on Monday. “No ...

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West Lincoln confirms WLMH rebuild support

The Township of West Lincoln has voted to confirm that it will, along with Grimsby and Lincoln, contribute a local portion to the WLMH rebuild project. West Lincoln council passed the confirmation motion during its Monday, May 24 meeting. W ...

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Town of West Lincoln

Lincoln approves motion to confirm funding formula for WLMH rebuild

By Tristan Marks NewsNow The Town of Lincoln confirmed that it will be paying its part in the effort to bring the West Lincoln Memorial Hospital rebuild to fruition. Lincoln council voted unanimously to pass a motion at Monday’s ...

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Province antes up for WLMH

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow The provincial government announced another $2 million of support for West Lincoln Memorial Hospital Tuesday. The funds are to cover costs Hamilton Health Sciences officials say are needed to restore th ...

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HHS closes WLMH obstetrics until Fall ’20

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow West Lincoln Memorial Hospital’s vaunted obstetrics ward will be closed for business for a year after Hamilton Health Sciences officials dropped that bombshell on staff last Thursday. HHS rolled out t ...

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Timeline for current WLMH rebuild three years to date

Planning Process Hamilton Health Sciences (HHS) began a planning process in early 2015 to develop a long-range clinical vision and plan for redevelopment of its hospitals over the next 20 years. Like all hospitals in Ontario seeki ...

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LHIN approval of Stage 1A key step for WLMH

“It’s an important milestone,” said HHS president Rob MacIsaac ...

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New Year arrival

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Craft show season is upon us!

Exhibitor Pat France, left, shows Anna Orr and Wendy Hollinshead some of her wares. ...

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Packed house hears WLMH plan

Hamilton Health Sciences president and CEO Rob MacIsaac ...

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Mike’s Rant: Anyone ready to get a little dirty?

Yes, I am a procrastinator, but I left this space for last this week on purpose. Really, I had to, if not wanted to, as virtually everyone in the door and person I spoke to on the phone said, “Hey, were you at the hospital meeti ...

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