September 17, 2021

Our Ontario Health Team is approved

September 17, 2021 – A collaboration of over 60 health system partners from the Arnprior, North Grenville, Carleton Place, Almonte and West Ottawa regions reached an important milestone today in their application to become an Ontario Health Team (OHT), with the Ministry of Health officially approving their application. OHTs, being […]
September 8, 2021

Matthew Sharpe: Returning home to pursue his passion for clinical education

When Matthew Sharpe was studying to become a nurse at Nipissing University, he knew he wanted to be an educator in healthcare. “Education was always the goal,” reflected Matthew, who stepped into the new Education Coordinator and Clinical Informaticist role at Arnprior Regional Health (ARH) in August 2021. “I love […]
September 3, 2021

Arnprior Regional Health honoured with national award for the Hospital’s energy management transformation

September 3, 2021 – The Canadian Healthcare Engineering Society (CHES) awarded Arnprior Regional (ARH) with the 2021 Wayne McLellan Award of Excellence in Healthcare Facilities Management for the Hospital’s energy management transformation that upgraded the HVAC systems and provided ongoing annual energy savings. In 2015-16, The Hospital’s Facilities Team developed […]
September 1, 2021

New isolation room coming soon to the Emergency Department in response to COVID-19

Construction has begun at Arnprior Regional Health (ARH) for an exciting upgrade that will help keep our patients, staff, and physicians safer. In response to the COVID-19 experience, ARH is adding a second fully engineered isolation (negative air) room in the Emergency Department (ED) with funding support from the Ministry […]
August 19, 2021

Arnprior Regional Health will welcome new President and CEO this fall

August 19, 2021 – The Arnprior Regional Health (ARH) Board has appointed Leah Levesque as the next President and CEO of the organization, taking over from Eric Hanna who will retire on September 30, 2021, after leading ARH for 13 years. Leah is currently the Vice President of Patient Care […]
August 10, 2021

Chantale Wall: Giving back to advance quality healthcare closer to home

For 35 years, community work has been a focal point for Chantale Wall. Through her many career milestones and time spent raising her family, she prioritized volunteering. Chantale’s community dedication did not waver when Chantale and her husband relocated from Ottawa to Arnprior in 2014. “I asked one of my […]