The Friends of Ajax/Pickering Hospital is a group of concerned citizens, doctors, nurses, other health care providers, business officials, and patients who support the continued presence of Ajax/Pickering Hospital as the major hospital to fully service all present and future health needs of rapidly growing West Durham region.
Walter Donaldson, chair, 5 Kirkham Drive, Ajax, Ontario L1S 5L1
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Friends Pledge Co-
In a recent letter, The Friends of the Ajax-
Also reiterated was its strong support for the Special Panel recommendations favouring creating new Durham & Scarborough Hospital Corporations.
The group also offered any assistance they may be able to provide to the Advisor in furthering his work. Letter
The Friends are a longtime community hospital advocacy organization.
New Durham Hospital Corporation Not Integration Minister States
An integration of the Ajax-
“The Minister supported all of the recommendations of the Scarborough/Durham Expert Panel recommendations including the creation of a new Durham Health System”.
Citing the fact of rapid present and future population growth in west Durham, Donaldson asserted that a new Durham Health Corporation will “have to focus on the needs of this fast growing community and assure every resident has the health service they deserve”.
The Friends have long called for a single Durham Health Corporation with fair and equal representation from all the areas and encompassing all the hospitals in Durham Region. release