Provincial funding will support the creation of a new, state-of-the-art hospital in York Region.
‘Help is on the way’: Southlake celebrates $5M to advance plans for Newmarket hospital expansion
A $5 million investment in Southlake Regional Health Centre from the province is a sign that hope is on the horizon for the overcrowded Newmarket hospital, CEO Arden Krystal says.
‘It brings hope:’ Southlake receiving $5M to plan for new hospital
Southlake Regional Health Centre is receiving $5 million to begin planning for a new hospital, Minister of Health Christine Elliott announced at the Newmarket hospital on Friday, April 8.
Southlake at Capacity: ‘Jam packed’ rapid assessment unit is among busiest at Newmarket hospital
In Part 4 of the series, ‘Imagine being a patient stuck here for a week,’ says an empathetic physician of the room often crammed with 20 patients separated only by curtains.
Southlake at Capacity: Finding space for moms, babies ‘like chess game’
Part 3 in a series reveals the challenges the dedicated team at the physically constrained Newmarket hospital faces with 2,600 deliveries annually, while advancing the complex care programs.
Newmarket’s Southlake eyeing second hospital that could cost $2B
The communities served by the hospital — Newmarket, Bradford, East Gwillimbury and Georgina — are among the fastest growing and aging in Ontario, and Southlake is one of the province’s most overcrowded hospitals.
Southlake at Capacity: Surgeons ‘make do’ with outdated operating rooms
Part 2 in a series highlights the challenges of performing cutting-edge procedures in operating rooms built in the 1970s.
Southlake at Capacity: Hallway health care routine in ‘chaotic’ emergency department
Part 1 in series highlights constant game of musical chairs with patients, equipment and rooms regularly moved, relocated and repurposed to try to make room.
Bradford residents learn more about Southlake’s future plans in virtual town hall
‘Southlake does an amazing job, but they desperately need a new, larger facility that’s centrally located near to Bradford and all the municipalities in our catchment area,’ says councillor
‘It’s going to take all of us’: Southlake pitches new hospital to Newmarket citizens
With timeline of 10 years to build a new facility, provincial approval and funding to begin planning is crucial now, CEO says.
PULLING BACK THE CURTAIN: Southlake reveals its shortcomings in quest for new Newmarket hospital
Southlake hospital’s medicine program, located in an old outpatient chemo area with no walls, just curtains, and no private bathrooms.
PULLING BACK THE CURTAIN: ‘Way too many people’ in Newmarket hospital’s Emergency Department
The main floor Emergency Department is one of the most crowded in Ontario. Annual visits have nearly doubled since 2003, from 57,000 to almost 112,000 — an additional 150 visits per day — with no physical expansion during that time.