STEGH CELEBRATES GRAND OPENING OF GREAT EXPANSION 1/9/2018 5:27:55 PM
The St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital celebrated the grand opening of their Great Expansion on Tuesday.
Hundreds of guests, including many dignitaries, turned out for the ceremony which included speeches and public tours of the new building.
Hospital Foundation Executive Director Paul Jenkins, who joined the project about 5 years ago, says that it's great to see the year's of fundraising come to life.
Ontario's Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport, Eleanor McMahon says that all donations made a difference in reaching the $16 million fundraising goal.
Services in the new North building will be opening soon. Surgical Services will open Monday, January 15th, the Emergency Department will open Thursday, January 25th and the Mental Health Services will open Thursday, February 8th.