Health & Environment

 Jason Setnyk

KCEP and Browns to bring local food to St. Lawrence College

KCEP and Browns to bring local food to St. Lawrence College

Cornwall Ontario – With the help of a not-for-profit organization, local food is becoming easier and easier to access, with local food shelves now in place at St. Lawrence College, and the launching of a Local to SDG foodshelf with Foodland in Winchester on December 10th. Kozroots Community Empowerment Projects (KCEP), the Cornwall and SDG-based […]

 Jason Setnyk

Cornwall Community Hospital investing in Patient Care

Cornwall Community Hospital investing in Patient Care

Cornwall Ontario – Cornwall Community Hospital today announces the launch of its sophisticated electronic health record (EHR), a system which assists healthcare providers to increase patient care and patient safety. Leaving behind traditional paper-based medical records, the centralized, electronic system works in real-time to provide patient medical information such as patient data and lab and […]

 Jason Setnyk

Love My Life project created in collaboration with OBO Studios

Love My Life project created in collaboration with OBO Studios

Cornwall Ontario – The Eastern Ontario Health Unit (EOHU) congratulates the Love My Life (LML) local youth project for being featured at the 6th Global Forum on Health Promotion held in Charlottetown, PEI. The documentary about the Cornwall-based project was one of 10 selected and presented at the international event for its innovative and collaborative […]

 Jason Setnyk

Local Surgeon’s Abstract Published in Canadian Journal of Surgery

Local Surgeon’s Abstract Published in Canadian Journal of Surgery

Cornwall Ontario –  Dr. Wasseem Moussa, a general surgeon, immigrated from Egypt in 1989 and came to Cornwall in 2000. Recently, Dr. Moussa had an abstract published in the Canadian Journal of Surgery about research he did here at Cornwall Hospital. Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) is a set of perioperative protocols that expedites recovery […]

 Jason Setnyk

Eastern Ontario Health Unit reminds public about Healthy Smiles Ontario

Eastern Ontario Health Unit reminds public about Healthy Smiles Ontario

Cornwall Ontario –  The Eastern Ontario Health Unit (EOHU) is reminding the public about Healthy Smiles Ontario. The program offers free preventive, routine, and emergency dental services to children and youth aged 17 and under from low-income households. The government-funded program includes regular visits to a licensed dental provider and covers the cost of treatment […]