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January 17, 2018
The chair, vice chair and executive committee members of the Board of Health were elected today…
Outbreak Update
January 17, 2018
January 17, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and Roseview Manor, located at 99 Shuniah Street,…
Outbreak Update
January 17, 2018
January 17, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and St. Joseph’s Care Group have extended the…
Outbreak Update
January 15, 2018
January 15, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and St. Joseph’s Care Group have: Declared a…
Outbreak Over
January 15, 2018
January 15, 2018 - The Influenza A outbreak at Pinewood Court, located at 2625 Walsh Street East,…
Outbreak Over
January 15, 2018
January 12, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and Roseview Manor, located at 99 Shuniah Street,…
Outbreak Update
January 15, 2018
January 15, 2018 - The Influenza A outbreak affecting the following Resident Home Areas of Hogarth…
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January 12, 2018
January 12, 2018 - The Health Unit is advising the public that carfentanil - a dangerous opioid -…
Outbreak Update
January 11, 2018
January 10, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and The Walford, located at 20 Pine Street, have…
Outbreak Update
January 10, 2018
January 10, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and St. Joseph’s Care Group have confirmed that…
Outbreak Declared
January 10, 2018
January 10, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and St. Joseph’s Care Group have declared an…
Outbreak Update
January 10, 2018
January 10, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and Lakehead Manor, located at 135 Vickers Street…
Outbreak Update
January 09, 2018
January 9, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and St. Joseph’s Hospital, located at 35 Algoma…
Outbreak Declared
January 08, 2018
January 6, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and Lakehead Manor, located at 135 Vickers Street…
Outbreak Declared
January 08, 2018
January 7, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and St. Joseph’s Hospital, located at 35 Algoma…
Outbreak Declared
January 05, 2018
January 5, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and Jasper Place, located at 1200 Jasper Drive, have…
Outbreak Declared
January 05, 2018
January 5, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and Roseview Manor located at 99 Shuniah Street have…
Outbreak Declared
January 05, 2018
January 5, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and The Walford, located at 20 Pine Street have…
Outbreak Declared
January 04, 2018
January 4, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and Pinewood Court located at 2625 Walsh Street East…
Outbreak Declared
January 02, 2018
January 2, 2018 - Officials at St. Joseph’s Care Group and Thunder Bay District Health Unit have…
Outbreak Over
December 27, 2017
December 27, 2017 - The Influenza A outbreak affecting the Champlain Resident Home area of Roseview…
Outbreak Over
December 22, 2017
December 22, 2017 - Officials at St. Joseph’s Care Group and Thunder Bay District Health Unit have…
Outbreak Declared
December 18, 2017
December 18, 2017 - Officials at the Health Unit and Roseview Manor, located at 99 Shuniah Street,…
Outbreak Update
December 18, 2017
December 18, 2017 - Please be advised the gastrointestinal outbreak declared on Friday, December 15…
Outbreak Declared
December 15, 2017
December 15, 2017 - A gastrointestinal outbreak was declared today, Friday, December 15, 2017, at …
Outbreak Over
December 08, 2017
December 8, 2017 - The Influenza A outbreak affecting four (4) areas of Hogarth Riverview Manor was…
Walkability and Pedestrian Safety in Thunder Bay
December 07, 2017
December 7, 2017 - On Monday December 4, 2017, representatives from Thunder Bay District Health…
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October 23, 2017
It’s never been easier to get a flu shot. The TBDHU launched its annual community flu shot…
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October 11, 2017
October 11, 2017 - Over 2017, the Thunder Bay District Health Unit has seen an increase in the…
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October 10, 2017
October 10, 2017 - October 8 to 14 is Fire Prevention Week, and the Thunder Bay District Health…