News & Events

The Communications Department of the North Bay Regional Health Centre is available to the media Monday to Friday (8 a.m. to 5 p.m.). The Communications Department will make every effort to provide requested information prior to the media’s deadline.

Emergency Department Wait Times

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For many of us, COVID restrictions have lifted and many of us are enjoying life at least semi-back to normal.

It is a different story for health care workers who are still required to wear full personal protective equipment (PPE) during their shifts, screen for COVID-19 daily before work and ...

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Happy National Volunteer Week!

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There is a line sung by the cast in the popular musical Rent that goes, “Five hundred twenty-five thousand six hundred minutes. How do you measure, measure a year?”

This signature song is the perfect anthem for this time of year. National Volunteer Week is the ...

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NBRHC responding to Omicron variant

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The North Bay Regional Health Centre (NBRHC) is taking increased measures to protect and preserve our hospital’s capacity to provide care where it is needed most.

The increasing community spread of the Omicron variant is being felt at NBRHC. Currently, the following factors are affecting ...

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BE PREPARED: Know Your Health Care Options over the Holidays

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NBRHC wishes everyone a safe, healthy and happy holiday season as we look forward to 2022.

As many health care services have reduced services, here are some holiday health care tips we hope will help you prepare and keep you and your loved ones healthy.

Remember: if you do need us, we ...

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Recognizing the Work of the First First-Responders

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National Public Safety Communicators Week April 11-17, 2021

Ambulance Communications Officers in our region receive more than 36,000 medical and fire calls a year for assistance. On-duty 24/7, 365 days a year, this work is critical to the chain of survival—but the staff ...

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BeADonor Month – Jamie’s Story

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When Jamie Haydon received the call from Trillium Gift of Life Network (TGLN) she was getting a new heart, she did not believe it. “My family and I are jokesters, so I thought it was my sister playing a prank,” Haydon says with a laugh. “When I called my mom about the news, she actually hung ...

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Health care is essential

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Health care, even preventative health care, is an essential reason to be leaving home

There is a concerning trend physicians and hospitals worldwide are noticing during the pandemic–fewer patients accessing health care.

Dr. Neva Fantham-Tremblay, NBRHC Medical Director of Surgery ...

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Contact:

Communications
50 College Drive
P.O. Box 2500
North Bay, Ontario
P1B 5A4

Tel: 705-474-8600 ext. 7811
Communications@nbrhc.on.ca

For urgent media requests outside of our business hours (Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.) please call switchboard at 705-474-8600 and ask for the Admin On Call.

North Bay

50 College Drive,
P.O. Box 2500
North Bay, ON
P1B 5A4
Tel: 705-474-8600

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Sudbury

680 Kirkwood Drive,
Sudbury, ON
P3E 1X3
Tel: 705-675-9193
Fax: 705-675-6817

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