Media Releases

September 9, 2019

Grove Nursing Home redevelopment project goes to construction tender

September 9, 2019 – Arnprior Regional Health’s new Grove Nursing Home redevelopment project has officially opened for tender – a process for general contractors to bid on the project. The bidding process will close by early October 2019, keeping the project on track to begin later this fall. The contract […]
July 23, 2019

ECHO Program receives accreditation for high-quality technology and cardiac care

July 23, 2019 – Arnprior Regional Health’s Echocardiography (ECHO) Program has received full accreditation from the Cardiac Care Network as part of their new Echocardiography Quality Improvement (EQI) Program. An ECHO is an ultrasound of the heart that can detect structural abnormalities, issues with the function of the heart, or […]
July 19, 2019

Arnprior Regional Health and its partners on track to form future Ontario Health Team

July 19, 2019 – Arnprior Regional Health (ARH) and its 21 proposed Ontario Health Team partners have been recognized by the Ministry of Health (MOH) as having effective health and social service partnerships and geography to best service the needs of its patient population. MOH has outlined the strengths and […]
July 11, 2019

Strong patient and family partnerships readies ARH for new Ontario Health Teams

At just the right time in her life, Laura Young read the newspaper article calling for volunteers to join the Arnprior Regional Health’s Patient and Family Advisory Council (PFAC). Laura grew up in Arnprior and Arnprior Regional Health (ARH) is where she regularly visited for her own or her family […]
July 4, 2019

The Arnprior Regional Health Board welcomes three new directors

July 4, 2019 – Arnprior Regional Health welcomed three new directors to its Board whose professional experience and passion for community healthcare will help lead ARH through milestones such as the Grove redevelopment project and launch of the new Ontario Health Teams. The three new volunteer directors are: Jenny Buckley, […]
June 20, 2019

ARH team delivers a smooth Patient Care Services optimization go-live

Meditech Marvels led the way to a successful Patient Care Services (PCS) optimization go-live on the inpatient unit on June 4. The enhancements introduced significantly improve the safety in the way ARH delivers care to patients. Caitlin Monette has been a RPN on the ARH inpatient unit for six years. […]
May 29, 2019

Employee engagement survey results put Arnprior Regional Health ahead of peer hospitals

The results are in: Arnprior Regional Health’s overall employee engagement score is 72.3%. “We are pleased that our overall engagement results rank higher than our peer hospital average, but we will continue to find ways to improve our organizational culture and employee experience,” said Eric Hanna, President and CEO, ARH. […]
May 15, 2019

Zoning bylaw amendment approved for Grove Nursing Home redevelopment

May 15, 2019 – The Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (LPAT) dismissed the appeal to the Town of Arnprior’s zoning bylaw amendment, which allows two Arnprior Regional Health (ARH) properties to become one lot in order to redevelop the Grove Nursing Home. “This is formal recognition that the zoning bylaw amendment […]