Emergency Departments at Horizon’s regional hospitals are extremely short staffed this weekend and priority will be given to trauma and critical care patients. Patients with non-urgent medical issues may experience long wait times.


Linda G. Forestell

Member - Governance and Nominating Committee
Member - Human Resources Committee

Linda G. Forestell was elected to the Board of the Horizon Health Network in May, 2012. Since then she has served as Chair of the Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Committee. From 1992-1997, Linda served on the Board of the Region 2 Health Corporation in Saint John as Chair of the Patient Services Committee. In other volunteer activities, she has chaired the Saint John Board of Trade and served with the Muriel McQueen Ferguson Foundation’s Centre for Family Violence Research, Advantage/Avantage Saint John, the CIBC Run for the Cure, the Auditor General’s Annual Report Review Committee, and the Brunswick Square Merchant’s Association. Prior to retirement, Linda worked for over thirty years in all aspects of communication, including television and radio production, corporate reputation management, media relations, investor communications, advertising, and brand management. Linda is a graduate of Mount Allison University and the Canadian Institute for Organization Management at the University of Western Ontario.