What’s New @ ARH

July 30, 2020

Physiotherapy Team offers virtual care allowing patients to recover from home

Patients now have a new virtual option that provides them with the same level of outpatient physiotherapy care while staying safe at home during the pandemic. In June, Arnprior Regional Health (ARH) collaborated with other hospitals in the region to launch the Patient Portal that gives individuals easy access to […]
July 29, 2020

Emily Hamilton: A passion for supporting seniors along their aging journey

When Emily Hamilton started her new role as Manager of Community Programs in April 2020, she brought extensive experience working with the aging population that allowed her to hit the ground running in the throes of the pandemic. I started the new position when the Adult Day Program (ADP) was […]
July 23, 2020

Jen Theron: From 9-1-1 Dispatcher to the Grove’s Resident Care Coordinator

Jen Theron began her career as a 9-1-1 dispatcher. She loved her role but eventually decided she wanted to get to know the people she was helping. “One of the things I always missed was building a relationship with the people I supported on the phone,” explained Jen, who became […]
July 16, 2020

Kate O’Connor: Our new in-house IPAC expert comes at the right time

Microbiology was one of Kate O’Connor’s favourite subjects when she studied nursing at the University of New Brunswick. It is one reason she decided to make the move from the Inpatient Unit (IPU) to become Arnprior Regional Health’s Infection Prevention and Control Coordinator. “I was ready for a change and […]
June 30, 2020

The Hospital and Grove Nursing Home begin to safely ease COVID-19 visitor restrictions

June 30, 2020 – When the COVID-19 outbreak struck, Arnprior Regional Health (ARH), in line with the government’s directive, restricted visitor access to essential visitors only (loved ones of a resident or patient who is dying). As part of the regional approach to increase clinical services, ARH is now gradually […]
June 22, 2020

Hospital launches online Patient Portal to facilitate virtual visits and 24/7 health information access

June 22, 2020 – Patients’ health information is now at their fingertips thanks to Arnprior Regional Health’s launch of the new Patient Portal that gives easy access to medical records, lab results, and appointment history—as well as providing a secure platform for virtual appointments. “This exciting evolution in our electronic […]
June 19, 2020

Three new volunteer directors join Arnprior Regional Health Board

June 19, 2020 – Arnprior Regional Health has appointed three new directors to its Board. Each director will serve a three-year term and provide strategic guidance and leadership as ARH completes the Grove redevelopment project and navigates healthcare delivery during the COVID-19 pandemic. The three new board directors are: Oliver […]
June 10, 2020

Hospitals in the Champlain Region slowly and safely increasing scheduled hospital activity

This is a joint message from chiefs-of-staff at hospitals in the Champlain Region  June 10, 2020 – Hospitals in the Champlain Region are taking a safe, coordinated and gradual approach to increasing scheduled services, which were postponed at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. While hospitals and their clinicians are eager to […]