Bluewater Health Ranks in Top 50 Hospitals in Canada

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 1:23pm

SARNIA & PETROLIA – April 24, 2019 Bluewater Health ranks in the top 50 hospitals in Canada, according to a recent list developed by Statista Inc. – a global market research and consumer data company – and published by Newsweek.  The list is available at


Part of the “World’s Best Hospitals 2019” list, the ranking was compiled based on recommendations from medical professionals, patient survey results and clinical performance indicators. Toronto and Montreal each had three hospitals in the top 10 Canadian hospitals. Bluewater Health appears 50th in the list, immediately following McMaster University Medical Centre (Hamilton Health Sciences) and Mississauga Hospital (Trillium Health Partners). Doctors, hospital managers and other healthcare professionals were invited to complete an online survey.


“This listing confirms what we already knew – that our people and facilities are top-tier,” says Mike Lapaine, President & CEO, Bluewater Health. “We pride ourselves not only on the patient experience we create with patients and families in Sarnia-Lambton, but on adapting to the ever-changing healthcare landscape to stay at the forefront of safe and quality care.”


Bluewater Health, with locations in Sarnia and Petrolia, cares for the residents of Sarnia-Lambton. With close to 2,500 staff, Professional Staff and volunteers, Bluewater Health provides an array of specialized acute, complex continuing care, allied health and ambulatory care services. Bluewater Health’s Mission is: We create exemplary healthcare experiences with patients and families every time. For more information about Bluewater Health, visit or follow us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter and YouTube.




For more information contact:


Julia Oosterman

Chief, Communications & Public Affairs

Bluewater Health


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