NBRHC ANNUAL REPORT
2015-2016

The North Bay Regional Health Centre (NBRHC) is a unique healthcare organization with three primary roles.

We provide acute care services to North Bay and surrounding communities.

We are the district referral centre providing specialist services for smaller communities in the area.

We are the specialized mental health service provider serving all of northeast Ontario.

CEO, Board Chair and Chief of Staff


This last fiscal year 2015-2016 was a year of significant challenge and transformation—a year that also brought us efficiency, innovation and excellence.

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Spring 2015


NBRHC is one of the provinces’ highest performing Emergency Departments for sustaining wait time improvements over the years.

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Summer 2015


Agreement with North Bay City Council to contribute up to $175,000 annually (matched by the hospital) for the next three years to family physician recruitment in our community.

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Fall 2015


NBRHC is a community partner in the development of the Nipissing East Parry Sound Health Link to develop processes for complex, high users of our health care system in our district.

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Winter 2016


NBRHC earns Accredited with Commendation from Accreditation Canada.

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A Blueprint for Mental Health & Addictions


A joint review (NBRHC & Health Sciences North) of adult mental health and addiction services in the northeast region.

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Our Journey Towards Efficiency


The Canadian Institute for Health Information defines efficiency as ‘a health system that avoids waste of equipment, supplies, ideas and energy.’ This allows more services to be delivered with fewer resources.

Given the scope of our role, efficient practices are vital to sustainably providing quality, safe patient care.

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Hospital Improvement Plan Improves Patient Care at King Street Campus


The King Street Campus of the North Bay Regional Health Centre amalgamated and co-located mental health and addiction services at one site.

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Discovery of Innovative Practices


Dr. Ravinder Singh, Chief Department of Surgery, says as the hospital moved toward more laparoscopic (minimally invasive) surgeries, it became clear that the team wasn’t using all the medical instruments provided on the surgical trays.

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Individuals Instrumental
to Our Services

Physician Recruitment

18 new physicians
(15 Specialists, 3 General Practitioners)

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Patient Involvement in Care


Patients are involved in 94% of NBRHC’s quality improvement initiatives.

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Message from the Foundation


The 2015-2016 fiscal year was about gratitude. Gratitude for how our patients and families shared their journeys of healing and recovery to inspire our community.

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Foundation Donor List


Donors who made cash gifts, pledge payments and gifts-in-kind from April 1, 2015 to March 31, 2016

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Thank You!

For a year that has brought us efficiency, innovation and excellence.