Fight for Nursing Home becomes a reality. May 2015 – After years of public outcry, grassroots lobbying efforts and political posturing, Miramichi is finally getting a new nursing home. Premier Brian Gallant delivered the news to an ecstatic crowd at the Miramichi Boys and Girls Club Friday afternoon, with the Liberal government making a commitment…

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April 20, 2020 – Losier’s Donate $25, 000 to Miramichi Community Food Bank Dr. Gerard and Judy knew all too well those who rely on the Miramichi Community Food Bank would need a helping hand during the COVID-19 pandemic. Reaching out to MCFB Director Jean Matchett, the Losier’s learned that roughly 1200 clients are registered…

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Dr. Gerard Losier, as he’s done many times in the past, is once again putting his money where his mouth is in order to improve the delivery of health care in the Miramichi region. But he caught the roughly 1,000 people who turned out to the Miramichi Agricultural Exhibition Centre for his public forum on nursing…

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One of Hospice Miramichi’s biggest objectives is finally about to become a reality. Board chairman Paul McGraw, during an emotional announcement at the Rodd Miramichi River Hotel on Wednesday, revealed that a new $3.5 million home for the hospice would soon be under construction on the Gordon Road in the former town of Chatham. “About seven years ago, the conversation was had between two people … about…

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–TELESTROKE MACHINE– Thanks to the Losier family, the Miramichi Regional Hospital is now one of 19 hospitals that will be able to initiate video consultation directly with a remote-based neurologist. Dr. Gerard Losier and his wife Judy have donated $23,300 for a Telestroke machine that will be placed in the local hospital, said a news release from the Heart and Stroke…

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Dr. Gerard Losier sees many patients facing serious disorders who are struggling to pay for their basic needs, treatments and travel to medical appointments while they’re sick. The Miramichi physician and philanthropist – who’s been a big supporter of the Josie Foundation along with his wife, Judy, for several years – said he and his family give to the foundation because they believe…

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