Media Contact

Media inquiries can be directed to:

Communications@slmhc.on.ca

Irene Dube, Corporate Communications Manager
(807) 737-6563
IDube@slmhc.on.ca

Jesse Bonello, Communications Officer
(807) 737-6545
JBonello@slmhc.on.ca

We will respond to requests during our regular business hours, Monday to Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT. For urgent requests, please call the Corporate Communications Department at (807) 737-6563 or (807) 737-6545 and follow voice prompts for after-hours support.

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Latest News and Media Releases

Highlighting our Team: Andrea McWatters
Andrea McWatters has been part of the SLMHC health care team for ten years, and she is currently the Resident Assessment Instrument (RAI) Coordinator and Team Lead at our William “A” George Extended Care Facility (ECU). Read about how SLMHC has helped her reach career and education goals!
Vaccination Policy for Staff/Physicians/Contractors
Vaccination Policy for Staff/Physicians/Contractors
The Chief Medical Officer of Health issued Directive #6, which has mandated that high-risk settings, such as hospitals, must have COVID-19 vaccination policies in place by September 7, 2021.
Highlighting our Team: Lori Donnelly
Lori Donnelly, Patient Care Manager, has been part of the health care team at Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre (SLMHC) since 1983. After starting her career as a Registered Practical Nurse (RPN), Lori has pursued further education throughout her tenure to provide health care in multiple areas at SLMHC! Click here to read more.
Celebrating Careers: Anna Wellwood honoured after 21 years of dedicated service at SLMHC
Anna Wellwood, Admitting Clerk, has been part of the Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre (SLMHC) team for over 20 years. After 21 years of dedicated service, Wellwood is officially retiring.
Highlighting our Team: Housekeeping
Lydia Harms, Housekeeper, works in Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre’s (SLMHC) Housekeeping Department. Lydia is part of an attentive, and dedicated, team that ensures patient rooms and facilities are kept clean, tidy, and stocked with essential supplies. Click here to read more about our housekeeping team.
SLMHC introduces new patient-centered, team-based model of care at hospital
Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre (SLMHC) was excited to move to an innovative approach to inpatient care at our 60-bed hospital last month. The patient-centered Team Model of Care for our inpatients came into effect on Tuesday, June 15, with the goal of even better patient care and a more collaborative health team environment.
SLMHC Miichim program receives donation of over 400 fish from Sioux Lookout Walleye Weekend fishing tournament
Participants in this year’s annual Sioux Lookout Walleye Weekend fishing tournament supported the Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre’s (SLMHC) Miichim (Traditional Foods) program by donating 440 fish, totaling approximately 250 pounds, from the tournament.
Highlighting our Team: Human Resources
Jenna Wisnoski and Jade Beaulne, Human Resources Officers, work in Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre’s (SLMHC) Human Resources Department. Jenna and Jade are looking to add to our talented team at SLMHC! Click here to read more.
Celebrating Careers: Carole Slater says goodbye after 28 years at SLMHC
Carole Slater, Senior Executive Assistant, is an important part of the Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre (SLMHC) Administration team. She has been working at SLMHC for just under 28 years and, after a successful and lengthy career, is officially retiring this month.
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SLMHC services operating as normal following June 23 storm
We understand multiple power outages and infrastructure damages are currently affecting the Sioux Lookout area due to the storm on the evening of June 23. Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre’s (SLMHC) power is restored, and all services are operating as normal.

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