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October 2018
Get Vaccinated - DONT SPREAD THE FLU!
The flu vaccine is available free of charge for all Manitobans.  It offers protection against four flu virus strains.  The appointment line will open on Thursday, October 11th for clinics that require an appointment.  Read more
Canadian Patient Safety Week - Oct 29 to Nov 2
The goal of this week is to encourage healthcare providers, patients and families to speak up and ask questions related to any medications being taken.  Read more
Six New Foreign-Trained Doctors Commence Work Within PMH
Over the past year, the region sponsored six physicians to participate in the Medical Licensure Program for International Medical Graduates.  Read more
ACC Nursing Students Graduate from Brandon & Melita Teaching Site
Graduation ceremonies were held in Brandon for 48 students who completed the two-year Practical Nursing program in Brandon and Melita.  Read more
World Breastfeeding Week
Breastfeeding is a universal solution that levels the playing field, giving everyone a fair start in life.  It improves the health, wellbeing and survival of women and children around the world. Read more
Parkland Resident Graciously Donates
Pine River resident Tony Semeniuk provided a big boost to the Dauphin Hospital Foundation with a recent donation of $20,000.  Read more
Advance Care Planning
There is a way to ensure you will have a say in your health care decisions that lie ahead, should there come a time when you are unable to speak for yourself.  Read more
Mental Illness Awareness Week  October 1-7
Mental Illness Awareness Week is an annual national public education campaign designed to help open the eyes of Canadians to the reality of mental illness.  Read more
Dr. John Wade Patient Safety Initiatives Grant
The Manitoba Institute for Patient Safety is looking for proposals for innovative projects which improve patient safety! Read more
Minnedosa Primary Care Centre Holds Open House
Dr. Ajai Khandelwal had the honour of cutting the ribbon, and noted he had been practicing for 44 years.  Read more
Telehealth Information Sessions 
Open houses will be held throughout the region on October 22 and 26, to assist the public in understanding how they can get access to MBTelehealth and why it is a benefit for them to use the service.   Read more
MyHealth Team Swan Valley and Area 
A second MyHealth Team has been approved for the region, expanding the quality and consistency of care for those living in the Swan River Valley area.  Read more
PMH Classes And Education Sessions
Craving Change Courses for the South

Understand food cravings and learn ways to control them.

Get Better Together

A FREE six week program for living better with ongoing health conditions

Regional Teen Clinic Schedule
Providing education & counseling to teens in a confidential environment about any health issue of their concern.
For a full listing of classes and workshops click here.
Events
Harm Reduction Public Information Session
On October 15, learn about resources available in the community of Brandon through the Addictions Foundation of Manitoba and 7th Street Health Access Centre.
Career Opportunities
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