A unanimous decision was made to approve a one care hospital site that will be centrally located and will ensure high quality, safe, and sustainable healthcare for the year 2030 and beyond.

The agreement was made last night at the Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare Board of Directors meeting.

Board Chair, Charles Forret explains the next step.

Forret, who happily ‘choked up’ once the vote resulted in a approval explains to the community that everything will stay the same.

Natalie Bubela, Chief Executive officer mentions that there are no plans to close either hospital