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March 2021
COVID Update: A Reminder To Remain Vigilant
If heading out and about, remember to sanitize your hands at entry points and remain vigilant with hand hygiene throughout the day.  Read more
Community Volunteer Income Tax Program 
It’s tax season again! Do you qualify for the Community Volunteer Income Tax Program (CVITP)?  This is a free service to help low-income individuals with simple tax situations complete and file their income tax and benefit return.  Read more
Do You Know About 211?
211 is a phone number and website that helps people find the right services at the right time.  Info is provided about government, health and community programs and services. People can dial 2-1-1 from anywhere in Manitoba, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  Read more
Brandon Keystone Vaccine Site Information Updates
Eligible healthcare workers and Manitobans can now call to make first-dose appointments at the RBC Convention Centre super site in Winnipeg or the Keystone Centre super site in Brandon.  Read more
General Visitation Now Possible Within PCH Designated Shelters
The all-season shelters have been carefully developed and constructed with every COVID-19 precaution to allow residents to safely and comfortably participate in social visits with family members and loved ones. Read more
The Tech Behind The Treatment
As the rates of kidney disease grow, PMH has continued to increase its kidney health-care capacity.  Between 2016 and 2021, PMH’s in-centre hemodialysis patient population grew by 42 percent.  Read more
March is Nutrition Month
The theme this year is Good for you! Dietitians help you find your healthy. For the past year, the focus for many of us has been on staying healthy during the pandemic.  Read more
Six New Foreign-Trained Doctors Working In PMH
PMH continues ongoing efforts to recruit physicians to the region. One of the initiatives the region utilizes is the provincial Medical Licensure Program for International Medical Graduates. Read more
BRHC Foundation "Pumps for Life" Campaign Fundraiser
The Brandon Regional Health Centre Foundation has launched a major fundraising campaign – Pumps for Life.  The goal is to raise $900,000 to replace all the infusion pumps at BRHC.  Read more
Fairview PCH Receives Prestigious Recognition
For the third year in a row, Fairview Home in Brandon was recognized as GOLD in the category of 'Best Seniors Care' for The Brandon Sun's Westman Readers' Choice Awards.  With the COVID-related challenges this past year, receiving recognition is especially meaningful this year.   Read more
PMH Continues Working Toward Baby-Friendly Designation
Since the spring of 2019, maternity ward staff at BRHC have been working toward ‘Baby-Friendly Designation’ through a pan-Canadian Quality Improvement Collaborative Project. Read more
Do You Have The COVID Alert App?
Find help on using the COVID Alert App, including how to use the one-time Key.  Read more
PMH Classes And Education Sessions
Kids & Teens Grive Too
An online, six-week grief support group for children aged 10-17.
For a full listing of classes and workshops click here.
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