Sunday, December 22, 2013

Rouge Valley Ajax and Pickering hospital continues to provide excellent care in ice storm

Dec. 22, 2013 - 5:30 p.m.

Rouge Valley Ajax and Pickering hospital campus' regular power remains on.    Services remain open.


Dec. 22, 2013 
Community update - 9:45 a.m.  

Rouge Valley Ajax and Pickering hospital campus staff and physicians have responded excellently during the ice storm the area has experienced this weekend. 
Babies were born and patients cared for as usual while the hospital was on back-up generator power overnight Saturday-Sunday. 
Regular power is back on this morning (Dec.22), with the back-up generator ready to re-engage if required. 
Rouge Valley Health System President and CEO Rik Ganderton said senior management is proud of the hospital's ongoing response in this extreme weather situation.
Rouge Valley Centenary's power remains on as normal and has not been impacted. 
The hospital will continue to provide updates on its blog, website and social media.

News media may call David Brazeau at 647-294-8885, or at

David Brazeau
Public Affairs, Community Relations and Telecommunications 
Rouge Valley Health System
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