Media Centre

Bluewater Health is a large community hospital with expertise in diverse areas of healthcare and is an excellent source for hospital and healthcare news.

See our News Releases page to find recent and archived releases and advisories issued by Bluewater Health.

The team in Communications & Public Affairs operates with a proactive approach to media relations. If you are looking for medical experts to interview, photographs or a story idea, our staff is readily available to work with you.

Members of the media are asked to contact Communications & Public Affairs by telephone or email, and prior to visiting the hospital, so that arrangements can be made to facilitate requests for interviews and photographs in a timely and efficient manner. Should you have any questions, click here to read Bluewater Health's Media Relations Policy.

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Communications & Public Affairs

Bluewater Health, Sarnia
Russell Building
Level 5
89 Norman Street
Sarnia, Ontario N7T 6S3
Telephone: 519-464-4400, Ext. 4452, 4453 or 4443

You may direct MEDIA inquiries to:
Julia Oosterman
Chief, Communications & Public Affairs



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

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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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