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Press Release: South Huron Hospital Association - Remembering the Past, Embracing the Future

October 01, 2023

[Exeter, ON] – In a momentous stride towards the future, South Huron Hospital Association is proud to announce a significant milestone in its journey of healthcare excellence. Effective October 1, 2023, South Huron Hospital Association will be officially rebranded as South Huron Hospital, embodying a renewed commitment to the health and well-being of our community.

Founded on a legacy of compassionate care, South Huron Hospital Association has been a cornerstone of this community for 70 years. Over this time, we have stood witness to countless stories of hope, healing, and resilience. Our unwavering dedication to providing exceptional healthcare services has forged deep connections with the individuals and families we serve.

The decision to change our name was not made lightly. It is a thoughtful acknowledgment of our rich history while signaling a bold step forward into a future filled with innovation and cutting-edge medical advancements. The change reflects our steadfast belief in the evolving needs of our community and our commitment to meeting those needs with the highest standards of care.

South Huron Hospital will continue to honor the legacy and traditions that have defined South Huron Hospital Association for generations. Our experienced and compassionate team of healthcare professionals remains unchanged, dedicated to delivering the same level of exceptional care that our patients have come to trust.

As we transition to our new identity, we invite our community to join us in celebrating this momentous occasion. We are excited about the opportunities that lie ahead and look forward to forging even stronger bonds with our patients, their families, and our partners in healthcare.

About South Huron Hospital
SHH serves a wide catchment area, including the Municipality of South Huron and its adjacent communities. Located in a small, rural community, we are proud to offer a 24/7 Emergency Department. With 19 inpatient beds, we provide acute, rehabilitation, and complex continuing inpatient care. Our outpatient services encompass the continuum of care as we strive to meet the evolving needs of our patients and surrounding communities.

For more information:

 Glen McNeil | Board Chair

 Huron Health System

 Alexandra Marine & General Hospital

 120 Napier St, Goderich, ON N7A 1W5

 T 519.524.8689 x 5711 | F 519.524.8504

  Jimmy Trieu | President & CEO

  Huron Health System

  South Huron Hospital Association

  24 Huron St. W., Exeter, ON, N0M 1S2

  T 519.235.2700 x 5150 | F 519.235.3405