Visiting and COVID-19
Guelph General Hospital has restrictions in place that limit general visitors to control the spread of COVID-19 and keep our patients, staff, hospital environment and community safe.
In certain circumstances, key individuals who are closest to the patient and play an active role in their care and well-being may be permitted to visit. These individuals will be called “essential care partners.”
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GGH is a dynamic, comprehensive acute care facility providing a full range of services to the 200,000 residents of Guelph and Wellington County. Services include; 24-hour emergency coverage, advanced technology and diagnostic support, and specialty programs such as being the Regional provider for general vascular surgery and a designated Provincial Centre of Excellence for Bariatric Surgery.
Friday, February 19 - Thanks to exceptional teamwork, the COVID-19 outbreak at Heritage House and the management order that designated Guelph General Hospital (GGH) to manage the home are both over. The outbreak was declared by Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph (WDG) Public Health on January 21, with a total of four residents and one staff testing positive. Subsequently,…
If you answered yes, we invite you to share your experiences. Help identify health care priorities for our hospital and our health care community. Together with the Guelph and Area Ontario Health Team, we are reaching out to everyone who uses our local health care system (hospital care, home care, community care, and mental health…
This afternoon, in consultation with Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health, the COVID-19 outbreak on 4 East at Guelph General Hospital was declared over. It has been 14 days since the last hospital-acquired, COVID-positive patient was put in isolation with droplet contact precautions. “This is good news in this challenging time,” says Melissa Skinner, VP Patient Services and…