More Hospital Beds In Midland, Orillia

Province set to add nearly 200 beds in Orillia and Midland

The province is set to add hospital beds in Midland and Orillia.

Simcoe North MPP Jill Dunlop says as part of the announcement from Christine Elliott, the Health and Long-Term Care Minister, 192 long term beds are coming.

The bed distribution will work out as follows:

Villa Care Centre (Midland)

32 new beds, 109 existing beds to be redeveloped

Westmount Lodge (Orillia)

160 new long-term-care beds once it’s completed

The province has committed to adding 15,000 long-term-care beds within five years.