Minister congratulates palliative care award winner
Minister Doug Currie, presents Winnifred MacArthur, the first Prince Edward Island award of excellence in palliative care delivery.
Winnifred MacArthur, recipient of the first Prince Edward Island award of excellence in palliative care delivery, made a tremendous contribution to the field.
New diagnostic imaging services to benefit residents of West Prince
Eileen Brown, Community Hospital O'Leary Foundation board member, Minister of Health and Wellness Doug Currie, Maxime Roy, Philips Healthcare Canada, and Paul Young, Health PEI Administrator of Community Hospitals West.
West Prince residents now have access to new digital radiography suites and the best in X-ray technology at both Western Hospital and Community Hospital O’Leary.
Minister Currie welcomes 10 new physicians to Prince Edward Island
Health and Wellness Minister Doug Currie and Recruitment Manager Marney MacKinnon welcome Dr. Cian Ó Móráin one of 10 physicians who started practice in PEI this summer.
Islanders have more access to physician services with the addition of ten new physicians who started practice in Prince Edward Island this summer.
Islanders to have better access to eye care through their optometrist
Minister of Health and Wellness Doug Currie and Dr. Jayne Toombs, President of the Prince Edward Island Association of Optometrists.
As of August 1, 2015 optometry service for Islanders is expanding to improve access to eye health services without referral.
Souris Dialysis Unit offers better care and more comfortable surroundings
Nathan Bushey, dialysis patient, Minister of Health and Wellness Doug Currie and Cheryl Banks, director of the provincial renal program, tour the renovated dialysis unit during the open house at Souris Hospital.
The newly renovated dialysis unit at Souris Hospital is improving access to high quality dialysis care for Kings County patients who require the life-sustaining treatment.