Skip to content
News & Updates from Niagara Health

Share This Page

Niagara Health News and Updates

Displaying posts in COVID-19

Niagara Health begins booking high-risk healthcare workers for second dose COVID-19 vaccination at a shortened interval

Niagara Health begins booking high-risk healthcare workers for second dose COVID-19 vaccination at a shortened interval

Posted May 14th, 2021

Today, Niagara Health started scheduling high-risk healthcare workers for their second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at a shortened interval. An estimated 13,000 healthcare workers in Niagara will be impacted by this new provincial direction to shorten the second-dose interval.

Read more

Recognizing more than 2,100 nurses at Niagara Health

Recognizing more than 2,100 nurses at Niagara Health

Posted May 12th, 2021

Niagara Health would like to recognize its nursing teams during National Nursing Week, May 10 to 16. The organization’s nurses have been at the forefront of the fight against COVID-19 and have remained dedicated to providing patients and their loved ones with Extraordinary Caring.

Read more

Niagara Health’s COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic reaches milestone of 100,000 doses administered

Niagara Health’s COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic reaches milestone of 100,000 doses administered

Posted May 8th, 2021

Today, Niagara Health’s COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic at Seymour-Hannah Sports and Entertainment Centre in St. Catharines surpassed 100,000 vaccine doses administered since opening earlier this year.

Read more

INSIDE THE ICU: ‘This is unlike anything I have ever seen'

INSIDE THE ICU: ‘This is unlike anything I have ever seen'

Posted May 7th, 2021

It’s the unrelenting nature of the COVID-19 variants of concern and the severity of illness in patients that has struck Dr. Ryan D’Sa most about the third wave of the pandemic.

Read more

Niagara Health Vaccination Clinic update

Niagara Health Vaccination Clinic update

Posted May 6th, 2021

Niagara Health’s COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic at Seymour-Hannah Sports and Entertainment Centre continues to make significant progress in our fight against COVID-19, with more than 95,000 doses administered at the clinic.

Read more

COVID-19 outbreak over on Sixth-Floor Unit at Welland Site

COVID-19 outbreak over on Sixth-Floor Unit at Welland Site

Posted May 5th, 2021

Outbreaks reinforce the highly infectious nature of COVID-19 and the need for vigilance with public health measures of physical distancing, proper and consistent mask usage, regular hand washing and having contact with members of your household only.

Read more

Changes at Niagara Health to address need for increasing ICU capacity due to COVID-19

Changes at Niagara Health to address need for increasing ICU capacity due to COVID-19

Posted Apr 29th, 2021

Niagara Health is undergoing a number of changes in Critical Care today to respond to significant healthcare system pressures in Niagara and across the province.

Read more

A message from Dr. Johan Viljoen

A message from Dr. Johan Viljoen

Posted Apr 26th, 2021

Niagara Health and Niagara Region Public Health are working with community partners to share information on public health guidelines and COVID-19 vaccinations.

Read more

Niagara Health COVID-19 update

Niagara Health COVID-19 update

Posted Apr 23rd, 2021

We strongly urge the community to follow public health measures to minimize further increases in COVID-19 cases in our region and help us protect capacity for life-saving critical care and other services for COVID and non-COVID patients.

Read more

Critical Care Capacity at Niagara Health

Critical Care Capacity at Niagara Health

Posted Apr 20th, 2021

Lynn Guerriero, Niagara Health President and Interim CEO posted the following message on Twitter. Please share.

Read more

Niagara Health System