Festival of Trees nets $100K

by Phil Ambroziak It will indeed be a very Merry Christmas for the Meadow Lake Hospital. While an exact total was unavailable by this week’s news deadline, Meadow Lake Hospital Foundation board chair Don ...

New med students for M.L.

by Phil Ambroziak The Meadow Lake Hospital is now both a health and an educational facility. Starting this week, three third-year undergraduate medical students from the University of Saskatchewan’s Colle...

New doctor for Meadow Lake

by Phil Ambroziak The doctor is in. Dr. Bronwen Gould commenced practice at the Meadow Lake Primary Health Care Centre just a few short weeks ago and is excited about where this latest step in her profess...

M.L. welcomes New Year’s baby

The Meadow Lake Hospital has its New Year's baby for 2018. Isaac Douglas Sinclair was born Jan. 1 at 7:39 a.m. to parents Ruby and Kyle Sinclair of Flying Dust First Nation. Weighing eight pounds, seven ounc...

Family grateful for support

by Phil Ambroziak Life changing. Those are the two words Jake and Laura Brzovic are using to describe the amount of support they continue to receive from friends, family, neighbours and the community as a...

The Conversation

As the new director of acute care at the Meadow Lake Hospital, Aaron Khan is a busy man. Recently, however, Aaron took time to speak with Northern Pride about his new career, his background in health care and w...

Positive change for PNRHA

In spite of the many advancements of modern technology, laughter remains the best medicine. And, who better to share a laugh with than your closest family and friends? According to the Prairie North Regional...

The Conversation

Volunteers are the heart and soul of the Prairie North Regional Health Authority and it’s Michelle Willick’s job to make sure they’re both in place and recognized for the work they do. Recently, Michelle spoke ...

Hospital discharge times reduced

by Derek Cornet In the last two years, discharge times at the Meadow Lake Hospital have been reduced by nine days. That’s according to clinic resource nurse Lori Shkopich and occupational therapist Janaya D...

Medical supplies shipped to Africa

by Derek Cornet Medical supplies deemed non-essential in the Northwest will have a tremendous impact for those living in war-torn Rwanda. Retired nurse June Menard has been collecting supplies for more th...