Executive Team

The Bluewater Health Executive Team manages the functional and operational aspects of Bluewater Health, Sarnia, and Charlotte Eleanor Englehart Hospital of Bluewater Health in Petrolia. Under their leadership, a team of more than 2,500 staff, professional staff and volunteers deliver on our mission to create exemplary healthcare experiences with patients and families every time.

Mike Lapaine
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Mike Lapaine

President and Chief Executive Officer
519-464-4400, Ext. 4722
Dr. Michel Haddad
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Dr. Michel Haddad

Chief of Staff
519-464-4400, Ext. 4534
Samer Abou-Sweid
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Samer Abou-Sweid

Vice-President, Operations
519-464-4400, Ext. 4470
Shannon Landry
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Shannon Landry

Chief Nursing Executive
519-464-4400, ext. 4435
Julia Oosterman
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Julia Oosterman

Chief, Communications & Public Affairs
519-464-4400, ext. 4452
Laurie Zimmer
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Laurie Zimmer

Vice-President, Operations
519-464-4400, Ext. 4606
Paula Reaume-Zimmer, DHA
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Paula Reaume-Zimmer, DHA

Integrated Vice-President, Mental Health & Addictions Bluewater Health and Canadian Mental Health Association Lambton Kent
519-464-4400 ext. 5622

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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