Patient Information Handouts

COVID-19 Information
Family and Visitor Policy FAQ July 2020
Requirements of Family Designated Care Partners (Visiting is limited and a family care partner is designated by the patient and care team)
Arriving for Appointments (Main Entrance)
Arriving for Appointments (Underground Parking Entrance)
What to Expect at Your Hospital Visit
Suspected/Positive COVID-19: Labour and Birthing
Frequently asked Questions for Expectant Mothers During COVID-19
Surgeries and Procedures during COVID-19

Patient Information Handouts
Agitated Saline Study
Bluewater Health Guest Wi-Fi
C.difficile - Patient & Family Information
Carbapenemase Producing Enterobacteriaceae (CPE)
Cardioversion
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Patient Action Plan
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Patient Pathway
Connecting with Loved Ones
Dialysis Patient Guide
Echocardiographic Enhancing Contrast Agent
Extended Spectrum Bet-Lactamase - Patient & Family Information
Head Lice
Heart Failure (CHF) Patient Action Plan
Heart Failure (CHF) Patient Pathway
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis C
Invasive Group A Streptococcus
Measles
Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus - Patient and Family Information 
Multidrug-Resistant Organism MDRO Information Sheet for Patients and Families
Noroviruses
Opioid Pain Medicines: Information for Patients and Families
Patient Diary (for Cardiology patients)
Patient Request for Room Type
Pneumonia Patient Action Plan
Pneumonia Patient Guide
Post-Transesophageal Echocardiogram (TEE) Instructions
Privacy: A Guide for Patients
Respiratory Reminders
Room Selection
Scabies
Shingles
Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)
Vancomycin Resistant Enterococcus - Patient & Family Information
Viral Meningitis

Diagnostic Imaging
Breast Assessment Program
Breast Sentinel Node Procedure
Breastfeeding and Contrast Media
Care after Breast Core Biopsy/Aspiration
Colon Transit Study
Contrast Extravasation
Intravenous Contrast Media for CT Scans
Melanoma Sentinel Node Procedure
MRI Examination
Myocardial Perfusion Test
Obstetrical Ultrasound
Post Care: Cystogram
Post Care: Image-Guided Biopsy
Post Care: Nephrostomy Tube Insertion

Food and Nutrition
Cardiac Fluid Restriction
Diet Guidelines Following Fundoplication Surgery
Food and Fluids
Healthy Eating Guidelines: Lower Sodium (Salt)
Heart Healthy Eating: Cholesterol
High Energy, High Protein, Full Fluid Diet
High-Fibre Diet
Low-Fat Diet
Low Potassium Diet
Low Residue Diet
Nutrition and Your Ileostomy
Transitional Light Diet
Types of Fibre

Preventing Pressure Injuries
Preventing Pressure Injuries Booklet
Pressure Injury Prevention Log
Preventing Pressure Injuries 
https://myrnao.ca/pressure-injury-prevention-elearning

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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