January 19, 2009
On behalf of the staff, physicians and volunteers, welcome. Whether you're a patient or a visitor, we pride ourselves in offering a range of high quality health services to the people living in Haldimand and surrounding areas.
As a patient and family centred hospital, we operate as a primary care facility in partnership with other health care providers and community agencies to provide active inpatient and outpatient services to our catchment area and beyond.
We are committed to providing the highest standards of quality care to all of our patients, families and visitors. We are also committed to making sure your stay or visit is pleasant and comfortable. Our Mission is ensure access to quality health care for everyone who enters our doors.
Dally Lowry, Chair of the Board of Directors for West Haldimand General Hospital, announced the resignation of Kelly Isfan as President and CEO of WHGH.
Isfan, who has been CEO for 4+ years, has accepted the position of President and CEO at Ross Memorial Hospital in Lindsay, Ontario.
The Board received the announcement Thursday, December 5th during a morning meeting. “Kelly has provided tremendous leadership at WHGH. Our culture of care has seen significant improvement related to both patients and staff. She will definitely be missed and will be a great asset to Ross Memorial.”
Isfan’s tenure with WHGH is highlighted by the implementing of shared leadership for Norfolk General Hospital and West Haldimand General Hospital, starting the journey of High Reliability for both hospitals, achieving Accreditation with Exemplary status at both hospitals and leading an extraordinary and committed team of professionals.
“It has been a real pleasure. The time has gone by very fast” Isfan told the board. “We have built great teams who live our hospitals’ mission and values every day and I am very proud of what we have achieved together.”
Isfan also served as a member of The Rotary Club of Simcoe; currently sits as chair of the Medium Size Hospital Council of Ontario Hospital Association; and has served on various committees for OHA and Ministry of Health and Long Term Care.
Ms. Isfan will remain on with WHGH until mid-March, 2020