The Lake of the Woods District Hospital (LWDH) is currently recruiting in the following areas:

• Board of Directors  • Emergency Department  • Internal Medicine
 • Pediatrics  • Hospitalist (1 Week Locums) • Psychiatrists

The Lake of the Woods District Hospital meets the immediate healthcare needs of residents of the City of Kenora, as well as a large surrounding area, including several First Nations Communities.  Located at 21 Sylvan St. W, Kenora Ph. (807) 468-9861.

Our goal is to provide high quality patient care within the limits of their resources. Our healthcare team is made up of a wide range of dedicated, expert individuals who work along with your physician to provide you or your loved one with the best possible treatment.  We are a fully accredited hospital under the national standards of the Canadian Council on Health Services Accreditation.

The Emergency Department provides 24-hour care for persons requiring immediate or urgent assessment, diagnosis and treatment for injury and/or illness. Specialty consultation is available by request of the medical staff or by transfer to a designated hospital where tertiary care can be provided.  There is a 24-hour helicopter service available and there are helipads on 5 First Nation reserves and 5 district communities.


Please read the Lake of the Woods District Hospital:  pdf Mission, Vision, Values (311 KB)

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  Board of Directors

Patient Relations

Please fill out our Patient Relations Form to let us know your thoughts about LWDH.

For more information, please review the "Patient/Visitor Complaint Policy".

To submit via paper, please fill out the "Patient/Visitor Complaint Form"

CONTACT: Brigitte Loeppky @ 807-468-9861