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Progress in Patient Safety at Cornwall Community Hospital

Progress in Patient Safety at Cornwall Community Hospital

Cornwall Ontario – The Cornwall Community Hospital is focused on patient safety. More than one-third of seniors experience falls, which can have a devastating physical and psychological impact, resulting in disability, chronic pain, loss of independence, reduced quality of life, and even death. Falls are the leading cause of injury for seniors and also contribute to […]

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First patient rings Chemo Bell of hope at Cornwall Community Hospital

First patient rings Chemo Bell of hope at Cornwall Community Hospital

Cornwall Ontario – A sound that has never been heard before at the Cornwall Community Hospital was heard for the first time last Friday, July 15, when Lillian Coleman was the first to ring the chemo bell in newly renovated Chemotherapy Unit. The chemo bell is rung at the end of a patient’s chemotherapy treatment […]

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Community’s Magnet Attracts Over 750 Patients at Cornwall Community Hospital

Community’s Magnet Attracts Over 750 Patients at Cornwall Community Hospital

Cornwall Ontario — A picture’s worth a thousand words. The MRI Suite in The Rose and David Bloomfield Diagnostic Centre of Excellence at Cornwall Community Hospital (CCH) has been working non-stop ever since it became operational in April. Inside its protective copper-lined chamber rests the magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) machine which continues to be the source […]

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Cornwall Community Hospital Offers Relief for Pediatric Dental Patients

Cornwall Community Hospital Offers Relief for Pediatric Dental Patients

Cornwall Ontario — Thanks to an ongoing program at Cornwall Community Hospital (CCH), children and youth in Cornwall and the surrounding area have short wait times and better access to hospital-based dental surgery. Children and youth who reside under the jurisdiction of the Mohawk Council of Akwesasne, and young clients from Cornwall and surrounding area, have […]

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Total Joint Assessment Clinic – Cornwall Community Hospital

Total Joint Assessment Clinic – Cornwall Community Hospital

Cornwall Ontario — Arthritic hip and knee pain is very common among older adults and must be managed appropriately. This sentiment is echoed in the basement office of Madeleine MacDonell, Physiotherapist, at the Cornwall Community Hospital. MacDonell is the assessor for the Total Joint Assessment Clinic (TJAC) of the Champlain Local Health Integration Network (LHIN), […]