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Manitoba families now have access to specialized care in new state-of-the-art facility

180 staff and volunteers supported the move of patients, equipment over four hours on December 1

HSC Winnipeg officially opened the doors of its new Women’s Hospital at 665 William Ave on Sunday, Dec. 1, as 93 women and babies were transitioned to the new space in a carefully planned and choreographed move from the Women’s Pavilion and three Neonatal Intensive Care Units, announced HSC Winnipeg Chief Nursing Officer Monika Warren today.

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Made-in-Manitoba Plan will provide better health care closer to home

Manitoba will move forward with a comprehensive plan to enhance the availability, quality and reliability of care for patients at home and in the community, including rural and northern residents, Health, Seniors and Active Living Minister Cameron Friesen announced today.

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Enhanced Mental Health will make it easier for children and youth to receive timely care

The Manitoba government will invest more than $4.2 million to improve mental health services, making it easier for children and youth to receive assessments and treatment, Health, Seniors and Active Living Minister Cameron Friesen announced today.

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New state-of-the-art Women’s Hospital will improve care for Manitoba families

The new Women’s Hospital at Health Sciences Centre (HSC) will open to patients on Dec. 1, providing women, children and families with a state-of-the-art facility where highly skilled staff will deliver excellent care, Premier Brian Pallister announced today.

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Shared Health investigating breach of personal health information

Shared Health is distributing letters this week to patients affected by a personal health information breach at Health Sciences Centre (HSC) Winnipeg Children’s Hospital. The breach was discovered following a break-in involving a locked cabinet in the reception/admitting area of HSC Children’s. A number of documents containing patient information were stolen during the incident, which occurred in the late evening/early morning hours of October 22/23.

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Lifeflight moved to Shared Health in next step of Health Transformation

As part of the Manitoba government’s continued commitment to improving patient care through the transformation of the health system, medical leadership and operational responsibility for the Lifeflight critical care air ambulance service has transitioned to Shared Health, Health, Seniors and Active Living Minister Cameron Friesen announced today.

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2018-19 Shared Health Virtual Annual General Meeting

The 2018-19 virtual Annual General Meeting (AGM) for Shared Health (former Diagnostic Services Manitoba) is now available for your viewing. View the virtual AGM here.

If you have any questions about the 2018-19 virtual AGM, please contact info@sharedhealthmb.ca.


Manitobans are getting healthier overall, U of M study shows

The overall health of Manitobans is improving across the province’s five health regions, says a comprehensive study conducted by the Manitoba Centre for Health Policy (MCHP) at the University of Manitoba.

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New appointment: Department head of pediatrics & child health

Dr. Brian Postl, dean, Max Rady College of Medicine and dean, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences and Dr. Perry Gray, CMO and provincial lead, medical specialist services, Shared Heath are very pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Patricia Birk as head, department of pediatrics & child health, Max Rady College of Medicine, University of Manitoba, and provincial specialty lead–pediatrics & child health, Shared Health effective August 1, 2019.

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Working and Communicating During a Blackout Period

Shared Health is complying with the Province of Manitoba policy-based restriction on advertising and publishing consistent with the requirements of Section 92 of The Election Financing Act.

Information about the services offered by Shared Health will continue to be updated to reflect any changes to matters related to public health, safety and service hours of operation.

We remain committed to providing transparent and timely information to our staff, patients and to members of the public, including media, while ensuring compliance with these restrictions currently in place.


New stroke unit at HSC Winnipeg will ensure better care for patients

A dedicated acute stroke unit will be built at Health Sciences Centre Winnipeg (HSC) to serve stroke patients from across Manitoba, resulting in improved patient outcomes that shorten their time in hospital while reducing costs to treat them, Health, Seniors and Active Living Minister Cameron Friesen announced today.

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Shared Health releases quality assurance assessment on WRHA clinical consolidation

Shared Health has released the quality assurance assessment commissioned to review Phase II of the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority’s (WRHA) clinical consolidation, announced Dr. Brock Wright, chief executive officer, Shared Health, earlier today.

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Concordia Hospital Urgent Care Centre to open June 3, Seven Oaks Emergency Department to transition in September

The emergency department at Concordia Hospital will become a 24/7 Urgent Care Centre on Monday, June 3, while similar changes remain on track at Seven Oaks General Hospital for September, the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority and Shared Health announced today.

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Province Increases Full-time Paramedic Positions in Prairie Mountain Health Region

Ten new, full-time paramedic positions in the Prairie Mountain Health region will be filled later this year as the province continues to strengthen the emergency medical services (EMS) system, Premier Brian Pallister announced here today.

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Province commissions quality assurance assessment of clinical consolidation plan

The Manitoba government has invited Dr. David Peachey to conduct a quality assurance assessment of the second phase of the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority’s (WRHA) clinical consolidation plan.

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