Fred Vanderheide

Fred Vanderheide

Director

Fred was appointed to the Board of Directors of Bluewater Health in June 2015. He is currently a member of the Resource Utilization and Audit Committee.

Fred was born and raised in Dresden and later Chatham. He is a Chartered Professional Accountant and is currently a corporate financial consultant. In the summer of 2018 Fred retired as Chief Financial Officer of the Steeves & Rozema Group after 10 years of service. Prior to moving back to the Sarnia area in 2008, Fred held a number of senior finance and accounting positions in the Kitchener-Waterloo (KW) area.

Fred has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Trinity Christian College, Illinois and a Diploma in Accounting from Wilfrid Laurier University.

He has enjoyed being on the Boards of a number of churches, private schools and the Food Bank of Waterloo Region.

Fred and his wife Joleen have three adult children and reside in Bright’s Grove.

Maps & Directions

Bluewater Health’s programs and services are distributed across two locations, Bluewater Health in Sarnia and Charlotte Eleanor Englehart Hospital of Bluewater Health in Petrolia. 

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Emergency Care

Bluewater Health’s Emergency Department (ED) provides safe, quality emergency nursing and medical care to patients.

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Patient Virtual Visit

Due to COVID-19, Bluewater Health currently has restrictions in place limiting family support and visiting in the hospital – but that doesn't mean you can't connect with your loved ones. Please let us know if you would like to schedule a 15-minute virtual visit with a loved one in hospital.

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Locate a Patient

Find or contact a patient by telephone, email or e-card.

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Compliments & Concerns

We are always looking for ways to improve, and welcome your questions, comments, suggestions and concerns. If you’re in hospital, please speak to the hospital staff.

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