“Currently, there is a plan to close five entire community hospitals in the Niagara region.”
News from the Ontario Health Care Coalition and its Chapter Group in Niagara
Posted March 21st on Niagara At Large
Toronto, Ontario – At a press conference today at Queen’s Park, patients and concerned citizens from Welland issued an urgent plea to Ontario’s Minister of Health to overturn the decision to close the Welland Hospital, telling him that more than 100,000 people served by the Welland Hospital will suffer worse access to vital health services if the Welland Hospital is closed.
The group has been working tirelessly to save the Welland hospital from closure and has collected more than 14,000 signatures on a petition that will be presented this afternoon in the Legislature, by Cindy Forster, Member of Provincial Parliament for Welland.
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