2011 News Releases

December

Central Health completes radiology review - December 15, 2011 
Central Health awarded funds under the Canadian Diabetes Strategy (CDS) - December 7, 2011 

November

Central Health provides update on radiology review - November 14, 2011   
Central Health investigates diagnostic imaging reports in Gander - November 3, 2011

October

Central Health celebrates first annual Patient Safety Days - October 31, 2011 
Public Advisory - Adverse weather conditions expected to hit the province - October 25, 2011 
Interruption of Laboratory and X-Ray services on October 26 - October 24, 2011
Influenza immunization program begins November 1 - October 21, 2011

September

Central Health hosting Pastoral Care Allied Health Group conference October 3 to 5, 2011 - September 30, 2011  Central Health's 2010-11 Annual General Meeting - September 26, 2011 
Central Health welcomes 11 new physicians to region - September 15, 2011  
Central Health encourages residents to consider health needs when preparing for Hurricane Maria - September 15, 2011 

August

Local physician receives national award - August 8, 2011
Enhanced healthcare services announced for Buchans - August 3, 2011

July

Healthcare infrastructure improvements announced for Fogo Island and Change Islands - July 27, 2011
Notre Dame Bay Memorial Health Centre supported through provincial investments - July 26, 2011
Regional healthcare services enhanced in Gander- July 26, 2011
Significant healthcare funding announcement for the Grand Falls-Windsor region - July 22, 2011
New medical equipment and facility upgrades announced for Botwood - July 22, 2011
Tenders announced for new youth treatment centres - July 22, 2011

May

Visitation resumes at North Haven Manor in Lewisporte - May 25, 2011
Full visitation restrictions in place at Brookfield/Bonnews Health Centre in New-Wes-Valley - May 25, 2011
Central Health welcomes new physicians to region - May 16, 2011 
Visitation resumes at Carmelite House & Central Newfoundland Regional Health Centre - May 13, 2011 
Full visitation restrictions implemented at North Haven Manor in Lewisporte - May 13, 2011 
Full visitation restrictions at Central Newfoundland Regional Health Centre - May 2, 2011

April

Immediate family may visit Dr. Hugh Twomey Health Centre - April 29, 2011
Full visitation restriction on Medical Unit 3A, Central Newfoundland Regional Health Centre - April 29, 2011 
Full visitation restrictions implemented at Dr. Hugh Twomey Health Centre - April 20, 2011 
Central Health welcomes three new physicians to the region - April 8, 2011 
New MRI Unit officially opens in Gander -  April 4, 2011 

March
Limited visitation restritctions implemented at Fogo Island Health Centre - March 28, 2011 
Full visitation restrictions downgraded to limited visitation - Dr. Hugh Twomey Health Centre - March 18, 2011 
New level of care offered in Twillingate - March 18, 2011   
Media Avisory - Restorative Care unit - Twillingate - March 17, 2011 
Full visitation restrictions implemented at Dr. Hugh Twomey Health Centre - March 14, 2011  
Media Advisory - News conference regarding privacy breach - March 7, 2011
Central Health advises public of privacy breack - March 7, 2011 

February
Change in contact information in Corporate Communication - February 28, 2011 
Full visitation restrictions implemented, Lakeside Homes, Gander - February 3, 2011