News

Members of newsrooms and media groups across the district:

If you would like to contact us about a media release, public health story or issue, or you would like to request an interview, please contact the Media Line via email or phone as these are the first points of service for news media requests:

  • MediaLine: (807) 625-8800; toll free at 1-888-294-6630, extension 8800. It is staffed from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday.
  • Email: news@tbdhu.com. The email will be received by the communications team from 8:30 to 4:30 pm Monday to Friday, to ensure your request is seen in a timely manner.

Urgent after hours enquiries can be made by calling the Nurses' Registry at (807) 624-1280.

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January 16, 2017
January 15, 2017 - The outbreak of a gastrointestinal illness previously declared on the first…
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January 16, 2017
January 15, 2017 - Officials at the Health Unit and Pinewood Court, located at 2625 Walsh Street…
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January 13, 2017
January 13, 2017 - Officials at the Health Unit and Roseview Manor, located at 99 Shuniah Street…
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January 11, 2017
January 11, 2017 - Officials at the Health Unit and Pinewood Court, located at 2625 E. Walsh Street…
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January 09, 2017
January 9, 2017 - Officials at the Health Unit and Chartwell Isabella Retirement Residence, located…
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January 09, 2017
January 9, 2017 - The outbreak of gastrointestinal illness at Nipigon District Memorial Hospital…
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January 06, 2017
January 6, 2017 - Officials at the Health Unit and Pinewood Court, located at 2625 E. Walsh Street…
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December 28, 2016
December 28, 2016 - Officials at the Nipigon District Memorial Hospital and the Health Unit have…
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December 28, 2016
December 28, 2017 - Officials at the Health Unit and Chartwell Isabella Retirement Residence,…
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December 05, 2016
December 5, 2016 - The facility-wide outbreak of respiratory illness at Lakehead Manor, located at…
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November 28, 2016
November 28, 2016 - Officials at the Health Unit and Lakehead Manor, located at 135 Vickers Street…
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November 21, 2016
November 21, 2016 - The facility-wide outbreak of gastrointestinal illness at Chartwell Isabella…
Susan Armstrong, public health nurse with Mark Henick, mental health advocate
November 16, 2016
November 16, 2016 - Today, managers and human resources professionals from various sectors attended…
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November 11, 2016
November 11, 2016 - The outbreak of respiratory illness at Pinewood Court, located at 2625 Walsh…
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November 04, 2016
November 4, 2016 - Officials at the Health Unit and Pinewood Court, located at 2625 Walsh Street…
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October 31, 2016
October 31, 2016 - Officials at the Health Unit and Chartwell Isabella Retirement Residence,…
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October 24, 2016
October 24, 2016 - The facility-wide outbreak of respiratory illness at The Walford, located at 20…
Flu Shot
October 19, 2016
October 19, 2016 - With flu clinics launching tomorrow, the Health Unit reminds the public it has…
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October 05, 2016
October 5, 2016 - Officials at the Health Unit and The Walford located at 20 Pine Street have…
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October 03, 2016
October 3, 2016 - The facility-wide outbreak of a respiratory illness at Pinewood Court located at…
Water Does Wonders
September 20, 2016
September 20, 2016 - Water makes up more than half of a child's weight. This is why children need…
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January 16, 2017
January 16, 2017 - The previously declared respiratory outbreak affecting 7 North has been extended…
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January 16, 2017
January 15, 2017 - A Respiratory Outbreak has been declared January 15, 2017 on 1-North Hogarth…
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January 11, 2017
January 11, 2017 - Officials at the Health Unit and Chartwell Isabella Retirement Residence,…
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January 03, 2017
January 3, 2017 - A respiratory outbreak was declared at Hogarth Riverview Manor today, Tuesday…
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December 22, 2016
December 22, 2016 - An Enteric Outbreak was declared at Hogarth Riverview Manor today, December 22…
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November 18, 2016
November 17, 2016 - A gastrointestinal outbreak was declared at the Thunder Bay Regional Health…
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September 28, 2016
September 28, 2016 - Officials at St. Joseph’s Care Group and Thunder Bay District Health Unit have…
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September 28, 2016
September 28, 2016 - Officials at the Health Unit and Pinewood Court, located at 2625 Walsh Street…
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September 22, 2016
September 22, 2016 - Officials at St. Joseph’s Care Group and Thunder Bay District Health Unit have…