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: 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.

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Outbreak Over
January 29, 2018
January 29, 2018 - The respiratory outbreak affecting the following Resident Home Areas has been…
Outbreak Over
January 25, 2018
January 25 - The facility-wide Influenza A outbreak at The Walford, located at 20 Pine Street has…
Outbreak Update
January 24, 2018
January 24, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and St. Joseph’s Care Group have extended the…
Outbreak Over
January 24, 2018
January 24, 2018 - The Influenza A outbreak affecting the Medically Complex Services Unit (2 South…
Outbreak Over
January 23, 2018
January 23, 2018 - The Influenza A outbreak at Lakehead Manor, located at 135 Vickers Street South…
Outbreak Declared
January 19, 2018
January 19, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and Hogarth Riverview Manor, located at 300 N.…
Outbreak Declared
January 17, 2018
January 17, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and St. Joseph’s Care Group have declared an…
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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,…