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CCH to Implement Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccination Policy

2021-08-27

CCH will require all of its staff, physicians, contractors, volunteers and students to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as of October 15, 2021.


Behind the Scenes: Radioactive seeds will help surgeons pinpoint breast cancer tumours at CCH

2021-08-21

Beginning this fall, CCH will be introducing breast seed localization (BSL), which has emerged as a reliable and safe alternative to wire localization. CCH will be one of few hospitals in Canada to offer BSL to patients.


CCH Welcomes New VP of Patient Services and Chief Nursing Officer

2021-08-17

CCH is excited to welcome Linda Gravel as its new Vice President of Patient Services and Chief Nursing Officer.


CCH to Begin Safely Welcoming More Visitors

2021-07-28

CCH is announcing some changes to its visitation policies as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to improve locally.


CCH Recognizes Volunteers at Appreciation Event

2021-07-19

CCH held a drive-through volunteer appreciation event on July 16 to recognize hospital volunteers who go above and beyond to serve patients, visitors, and assist staff.


CCH Supporting Children’s and Youth Mental Health

2021-07-17

The past 16 months have posed a variety of challenges for children and youth.


No Active COVID-19 Cases at CCH

2021-07-12

For the first time since spring 2020, there are no patients infected with COVID-19 being treated at the Cornwall Community Hospital (CCH).


10,000 Doses Administered at CCH COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic

2021-06-25

CCH has administered over 10,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccines at its onsite Vaccination Clinic, representing nearly a third of all 35,000 vaccine doses administered at sites within the City of Cornwall.



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Behind the Scenes: Introducing MyChart, CCH now a district stroke centre

2021-06-18

MyChart is a personal online health portal developed by Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre in Toronto. It’s used by over 50 hospitals across Ontario, now including CCH.


CCH Announces New Board of Directors, Releases Annual Report at AGM

2021-06-17

Twelve elected volunteers and six appointed directors make up the Cornwall Community Hospital’s (CCH) Board of Directors for 2021-2022.


1Call1Click.ca: Finding the right mental health care for kids and youth just got a lot easier

2021-06-14

The Kids Come First Health Team officially launched
1Call1Click.ca, a unique service that makes it easier for children, youth and families of Eastern Ontario to find the care they need for mental health and addiction.


Moderate Visitor Restrictions at CCH

2021-06-03

CCH has safely eased its essential visitor restrictions from Full to Moderate as of June 3. Full Restrictions had been in place at CCH since March 2021 to protect staff and patients from COVID-19.


CCH to Resume Some Elective Surgeries

2021-05-20

CCH has received approval from the Government of Ontario to gradually resume some non-emergency and non-urgent day surgeries and procedures.


CCH Frontline Staff Receive Second Doses of COVID-19 Vaccine

2021-05-18

Most CCH staff and physicians working with patients in the highest risk settings who received their first doses earlier this year will now be fully vaccinated, and increasingly protected, against COVID-19.


CCH Celebrates National Nursing Week

2021-05-11

National Nursing Week runs from May 10th until May 16th, and CCH extends its sincerest thanks and gratitude to the more than 500 nurses employed at CCH, and also at other healthcare facilities throughout the region.


CCH Promotes National Immunization Awareness Week as the COVID-19 Pandemic Continues to Overwhelm Hospitals

2021-04-29

The Cornwall Community Hospital (CCH) is encouraging residents to get vaccinated against COVID-19 as soon as they become eligible as the province’s hospitals continue to feel the strain of the pandemic’s third wave.


AccessMHA: one access point for mental health and addictions services

2021-03-11

AccessMHA is a web-based service that provides a single point of entry to eastern Ontario’s system of care for mental health and addictions. 


Record high, province-wide hospital occupancy levels impact local healthcare

2021-01-07

CCH issues community request: help us stop the spread of COVID-19