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Flu season is upon us. It's important to protect you and your children from getting germs or spreading germs at home, work and school. The flu spreads easily from infected persons through coughing and sneezing or by touching contaminated surfaces such as toys, doorknobs,…
Members of Niagara Health’s team who go above and beyond to help patients with their physical, emotional and personal needs are being recognized as part of this year’s 10th annual Interprofessional Practice Awards. This year’s award recipients include…
For years, John Whitehead figured he was managing his diabetes well on his own. Diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes at the age of nine, Mr. Whitehead admits he thought he “should know it all” given he had lived with the condition for more than 35 years. But about…
Niagara Health physicians, staff and volunteers have come together from across all of our sites to form the first-ever Niagara Health Extraordinaires hockey team, taking on the 97.7-HTZ FM Biggs and Barr Barians to raise awareness and funds in partnership for United…
Niagara Health is reminding the public about the importance of bringing an accurate list of their medications when visiting one of our sites, whether it’s for a scheduled appointment or a visit to one of our Emergency Departments or Urgent Care Centres. “To…
If you’re looking for a rewarding experience by getting involved in your community and are retired or have consistent availability, please consider joining Niagara Health’s team of extraordinary volunteers. We’re looking for people who have excellent…
It’s important to everyone who comes to Niagara Health to know they’re visiting a healthy and smoke-free hospital. That’s why we’ve proudly been completely smoke-free since May 2007. While most people are aware you can’t smoke indoors, what…
 A new program at Niagara Health has been a paw-sitive experience for our patients.   Niagara Health’s first Pet Therapy Program, which was launched in partnership with the Therapy Dog Program of St. John Ambulance, Niagara Region Branch, is providing…
Niagara Health’s Walker Family Cancer Centre, in partnership with Cancer Care Ontario, has launched Your Voice Matters, an innovative tool that enables the experiences of cancer patients to be captured and measured in real time. This new tool will be implemented…
Beginning Friday, Sept. 30, our patients and visitors will notice we’ve made some additions to the parking options in the gated lots at our Niagara Falls, St. Catharines and Welland sites. In line with the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care’s new…