Media Releases

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 […]
May 7, 2019

ARH opens new Medical Device Reprocessing Department with $1.79 million investment from Ontario government

April 26, 2019 – Arnprior Regional Health (ARH) opened its newly redeveloped Medical Device Reprocessing Department (previously called Central Supply and Reprocessing Department) – a state-of-the-art facility that helps provide even better patient care in the community. “Our Medical Device Reprocessing (MDRD) facility was 50 years old and external reviews […]
March 4, 2019

Tremendous turnout for Arnprior McNab/Braeside Men’s Shed grand opening

March 1, 2019 –  Beautiful wooden bowls, whimsical wooden toys and intricately carved birds were just some of the projects on proud display at the grand opening of the Arnprior McNab/Braeside Men’s Shed yesterday. The Shed, a program of the Arnprior McNab/Braeside Seniors Active Living Centre (SALC), has been in […]
January 28, 2019

Come Home to Great Care campaign officially underway

The Come Home to Great Care campaign was officially launched in Arnprior on January 16th. The goal of the campaign is to raise $5 million — $4 million to help build the new Grove Nursing Home, and $1 million for new hospital medical equipment. The campaign is chaired by local […]