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News & Updates on Hotel Dieu Shaver

Your source for the latest Hotel Dieu Shaver news, updates, and publications.

Media Inquires

Direct all media questions to our Communications & Public Relations Department:

905.685.1381 ext. 84825


COVID-19 Outbreak Status Updates

Jan 9th, 2022

As of January 10, 2021

Temporary Suspension of Patient Visitation

Dec 28th, 2021

Effective December 29, 2021

Proof of Vaccination Required for Visitors Effective December 22

Dec 17th, 2021

Changes to Patient Visitation Policy

Temporary Visitation Suspension: 1 East

Nov 13th, 2021

Visitation changes, as of November 13, 2021

Transforming Our Future: 2020-2021 Annual Report

Nov 10th, 2021

2020-2021 Annual Report

Mandatory Full Vaccination for all HDS Staff & Physicians

Oct 26th, 2021

Effective January 27, 2022, Hotel Dieu Shaver will require all staff and physicians to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19

2021 Volunteer Excellence Award

Oct 20th, 2021

Please join us in congratulating Cahtholic Health International's 2021 Volunteer of the Year Award at Hotel Dieu Shaver.

National Day of Truth and Reconciliation

Sep 30th, 2021

A day dedicated to truth and reconciliation.

Hotel Dieu Shaver Receives $1.2 Million as Part of Government’s Investment in Hospital Infrastructure

Sep 29th, 2021

Ontario Investing in Hospitals in Niagara

Celebrating 40 years of Religious Profession - Sister Louise Dillon

Sep 17th, 2021

Please join us in celebrating Sister Louise and wishing her the happiest of anniversary’s on this momentous occasion.

Changes to Patient Visitation at HDS

Sep 2nd, 2021

New changes, effective September 4th, 2021

A Message from the Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Burlington Hospital Presidents and CEOs

Aug 19th, 2021

August 19, 2021 - Implementation of vaccination policies

Hotel Dieu Shaver Supports Pride Month

Jun 1st, 2021

#PrideMonth2021

2021 RHSJ Physician Excellence Award Recipient

May 3rd, 2021

Congratulations Dr. Jack Luce!

Celebrating our Physicians

Apr 30th, 2021

Doctors' Day - May 1st

National Volunteer Week - April 18-24

Apr 19th, 2021

Thank you to our volunteers!

Flag at Half-Mast

Apr 9th, 2021

In memory of His Royal Highness Prince Philip.

April is Parkinson's Awareness Month

Apr 6th, 2021

Living Well with Parkinson's Disease.

Pharmacy Awareness Month - Meet Brad

Mar 15th, 2021

March is Pharmacy Awareness Month

National Day of Observance for COVID-19

Mar 11th, 2021

The Government of Canada has designated March 11th as a National Day of Observance

Meet our Therapeutic Rec Team!

Feb 23rd, 2021

February is Therapeutic Recreation Month - meet our team at HDS!

Hotel Dieu Shaver Launches New and Innovative Post-COVID-19 Rehabilitation Program

Feb 22nd, 2021

Hotel Dieu Shaver (HDS) is very pleased to announce that a new and innovative post-acute COVID-19 inpatient rehabilitation program has been launched at HDS.

Honouring Jennifer Hansen

Feb 17th, 2021

Congratulations Jennifer Hansen on being awarded Rotary's Paul Harris Fellow.

Inclement Weather Notice

Feb 16th, 2021

February 16th, 2021

COVID-19 Outbreak Status Declared Over

Feb 8th, 2021

Read more about the current COVID-19 outbreak at HDS.

Outpatient Services Ramp Up Plan

Feb 1st, 2021

We are pleased to announce that Hotel Dieu Shaver will be resuming outpatient services based on a gradual phased approach.

COVID-19 Outbreak Update & Outpatient Rehabilitation Changes

Dec 30th, 2020

Read more about the current COVID-19 outbreak at HDS.

Community Flu Clinics in Niagara

Oct 22nd, 2020

Click here to get information on Niagara's community flu clinics.

The SPIRIT - October 2020

Oct 7th, 2020

The SPIRIT - October 2020

2019-2020 Annual Report

Sep 22nd, 2020

We are pleased to share the highlights and accomplishments of our last fiscal year with you.

HDS healthcare worker tests positive for COVID-19

Jul 19th, 2020

One staff member at Hotel Dieu Shaver has tested positive for COVID-19 and is currently self-isolating at home. At this point, there are no other known cases within the hospital involving either staff or patients.

Hotel Dieu Shaver Health and Rehabilitation Centre confirms CEO

Jun 5th, 2020

The Hotel Dieu Shaver Health and Rehabilitation Centre Board of Trustees is pleased to confirm the appointment of Lynne Pay as the hospital’s Chief Executive Officer. Anne Atkinson, Board Chair and Dr. Robert Stewart, President of The Religious Hospitallers of St. Joseph of the Hotel Dieu of St. Catharines confirmed the appointment today.

Hotel Dieu Shaver Receives $1.15 Million as Part of Government’s Investment in Hospital Infrastructure

Dec 18th, 2019

This morning at Niagara Health’s St. Catharines site, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health Christine Elliott announced a government investment of $175 million to help hospitals across Ontario maintain infrastructure to ensure safe...

He won’t quit: NOTL author chronicles life’s ups and downs

Nov 28th, 2019

Meet Mike Keenan, an NOTL author and past patient of Hotel Dieu Shaver.

The SPIRIT Newsletter - November 2019 Edition

Nov 27th, 2019

Please click on the link below to view the latest edition of The SPIRIT newsletter - November 2019.

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Director of Communications and Public Relations Appointment

Nov 6th, 2019

We are very pleased to advise that Mr. Dean Lorenz will be joining Hotel Dieu Shaver as Director of Communications and Special Projects.

Dean holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree (marketing major), and is a Communications and ...

Highly Integrated Rehabilitation Outreach Service

Oct 11th, 2019

Last week the Provincial Government announced a significant investment in a program designed to improve patient flow, provide safe discharges and better connect patients with rehabilitation services in the community. In partnership with Niagara Health, Hotel Dieu Shaver will be part of an OT/PT team that will provide assessment and rehabilitation treatment to patients at Niagara Health acute-care sites.

The Niagara Ontario Health Team - Équipe Santé Ontario Niagara

Oct 10th, 2019

The provincial government’s Ministry of Health has announced a new vision for health care in Ontario. A key element of their strategy involves setting up Ontario Health Teams, or OHTs, which the government has defined as groups of care providers and organizations that are clinically and financially accountable for delivering a full and coordinated continuum of care to a defined population.

The SPIRIT Newsletter - September 2019 Edition

Sep 27th, 2019

Please click on the link below to view the latest edition of The SPIRIT newsletter - Summer 2019.

The SPIRIT - September 2019

Hotel Dieu Shaver Health and Rehabilitation Centre Planning Grant Update

Sep 23rd, 2019

As you will recall, the Minister of Health and the Minister of Infrastructure attended the Hospital in February of 2019 to confirm that Hotel Dieu Shaver would be receiving a planning grant for expansion of our inpatient beds.