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Over 2000 privacy breaches at St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton since 2018

There have been more than 2,000 privacy breaches at St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton since 2018. One staff member had accessed 49 different patient files. One...

Infectious diseases specialist conflicted about Ontario loosening restrictions on Jan. 31

A Hamilton-based infectious diseases specialist is conflicted after the Ontario government announced Thursday pandemic restrictions will loosen at the end of the month. Starting Jan....

St. Joseph’s Urgent Care Centre reduces hours due to critical staffing...

St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton (SJHH) is temporarily reducing the hours of its Urgent Care Centre due to “critical” staffing shortages. The King St. East...

Hamilton doctor says PCR testing should be prioritized at schools, not...

An infectious diseases physician says people in high-risk settings such as schools should be prioritized to receive COVID-19 PCR tests rather than international travellers. New...

WATCH: Hamilton officials to provide COVID-19 update at 4 p.m.

VIDEO: Mayor Fred Eisenberger will be joined by Dr. Elizabeth Richardson, Medical Officer of Health, and Jason Thorne, the City’s Emergency Operations Centre Director,...

Hamilton physician says more support needed for those who test positive...

There's been a big jump in the number of Covid-19 cases in Ontario and the Provincial government is expected to make an announcement later...

Hamilton doctor says COVID-19 testing is better than politically-motivated travel bans

A Hamilton infectious disease specialist said evidence shows testing all travellers before and after they arrive in Canada will identify most cases of COVID-19...

McMaster infectious disease expert welcomes approved Pfizer vaccine for kids

Health Canada has approved the first COVID-19 vaccine for children aged five to 11 throughout the country. Pfizer and its partner BioNTech submitted a request...

McMaster doctor hopeful of Pfizer’s COVID-19 pill that reduces hospitalization, death

An infectious disease expert at St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton is hopeful about an antiviral pill for COVID-19 that reduces the risk of hospitalization and...

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