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May 5, 2022

Jillian Lavigne: Helping residents stay nourished and connected

When it was time for Jillian Lavigne to find her first job out of school, she chose The Grove. Thirteen years later she is glad she decided to work in her community. “The Grove interested me because it’s close to my home and I get the opportunity to support my […]
May 4, 2022

New collaborative Total Knee Surgery Program adds capacity to health system

Arnprior Regional Health and Queensway Carleton Hospital launch a collaborative Total Knee Surgery Program adding capacity to health system May 4, 2022 – Arnprior Regional Health (ARH) and Queensway Carleton Hospital (QCH) have officially launched a collaborative Total Knee Surgery Program that will help build necessary surgical capacity in the […]
April 25, 2022

Mandatory masking and other COVID-19 precautions continue at Arnprior Regional Health

April 25, 2022 – In accordance with Ontario’s mandatory mask extension for high-risk settings until at least June 11, 2022, Arnprior Regional Health (ARH) continues to require visitors, outpatients, clients, and staff to wear a mask while inside its facilities. The provincial mask mandate for high-risk settings (e.g. hospitals and […]
April 25, 2022

Celebrating the dedicated volunteers who help make great health care possible

In honour of 2022 National Volunteer Week, Arnprior Regional Health (ARH) is spotlighting the exceptional contributions of three of the many volunteers who help make great health care possible. Donna Anderson: Working collaboratively to strengthen local health care When Donna Anderson and her partner retired to the Valley, they really […]
April 22, 2022

Arnprior Regional Health celebrates reduction in annual emissions

April 21, 2022 – On Earth Day, the Arnprior Regional Health Team is celebrating its green wins thanks to significant infrastructure investments that have reduced annual emissions by 157 tonnes of carbon dioxide (equivalent to 66,883 liters of gas consumed) and resulted in annual savings of $183,588. In 2015-16, The […]
April 20, 2022

Arnprior Regional Health recruiting volunteers to serve on its Board of Directors

April 20, 2022 –Arnprior Regional Health (ARH) has launched a recruitment campaign for five new volunteers to serve on its Board of Directors to help advance and strengthen health care locally. “Our Board of Directors is an exceptional group of professionals with the shared desire to enhance the accessibility and […]
April 7, 2022

COVID-19 on the rise again in Eastern Ontario: What you can do

This is a joint message from Champlain region’s hospital Chiefs of Staff and Medical Officers of Health April 7, 2022 – The level of COVID-19 in the Champlain region is on the rise. The COVID-19 wastewater viral signal is increasing in the region and is at record levels in Ottawa. In addition, […]
March 31, 2022

Ashley Hubert: Inspired by recreation therapy’s impact on quality of life

Farming has been a part of Ashley Hubert’s life since she was young. She has two sets of grandparents who live on nearby farms, and when she is not working as a Recreation Assistant at ARH, she spends her weekends helping with chores. But her heart has always been in […]
March 14, 2022

Jamie Waite: Making the Hospital safer and more efficient with the right infrastructure solutions

Before joining the Arnprior Regional Health Maintenance Team, Jamie Waite was an automotive tradesperson. He worked in large automotive facilities where he met client expectations through quality repairs. “Setting expectations and following through are some of the first things I learned in the automotive industry, and they are just as […]
March 3, 2022

ARH co-op placement helps local student choose career in health care

Bryn Milton had a dilemma. She knew that after high school she wanted to pursue a career in health care, but she was torn between studying to become an x-ray technologist or a paramedic. So, she applied to both. “I have always felt this need to go into health care,” […]
March 2, 2022

Dr. Florin Padeanu appointed new Chief of Staff

March 2, 2022 – Arnprior Regional Health (ARH) has appointed Dr. Florin Padeanu as the Hospital’s new Chief of Staff beginning January 1, 2022. Dr. Padeanu takes over from Dr. Christine Schriver who served 11 years in the leadership role. “We are very pleased to welcome Dr. Padeanu to the […]
February 19, 2022

The Inpatient Unit’s COVID-19 outbreak declared over

February 19, 2022 – On February 14, 2022, The Renfrew County and District Health Unit declared the Inpatient Unit’s COVID-19 outbreak over. As part of a regional approach, visitor access is expanding on February 21, 2022. Each patient will be permitted one essential caregiver and one visitor each day (with […]
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