At Eastern Health, the well-being of our patients, residents and clients is our top priority. We offer a full continuum of health and community services and unique provincial programs and services to ensure we are providing high quality, safe, accessible and sustainable health care.
On September 29, 2022, Eastern Health held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) showcasing its performance during the 2021-22 fiscal year. Presentations were made by Leslie O’Reilly, Chair of the Board of Trustees, and Kenneth Baird, President and CEO (Interim).
COVID-19 vaccine clinics are open to all eligible residents including children 6 months and older; and are also available from pharmacies and family physicians. Additional appointments are made available as soon as capacity increases. Please be patient and check back frequently.
Learn more about what Eastern Health is doing to respond to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, including protocols and guidelines in place at hospitals and health-care facilities throughout the region.
In October 2021, a cyber incident impacted critical IT systems supporting health-care providers across Newfoundland and Labrador.
Through the course of the ongoing investigation and review, it was determined that some personal information and personal health information was taken from IT systems used by Eastern Health by an unauthorized party.
The three regional health authorities (Eastern Health, Labrador-Grenfell Health and Western Health) have initiated a quality review process to ensure mammography images have been viewed on workstations that meet technical standards. The regional health authorities are taking all the required steps to complete this review in a timely and thorough manner.