January 8, 2020

Respiratory illness outbreak declared over

We are pleased to share that our respiratory illness outbreak has been declared over. There are no longer any visitor restrictions at the hospital. We continue to encourage our community to get their flu shot and practice regular hand hygiene to help stop the spread of illness.
January 7, 2020

Ontario government invests $475,000 in Arnprior Regional Health infrastructure renewal

January 7, 2020 – The Ontario government has announced that through the Health Infrastructure Renewal Fund (HIRF) it is investing more than $475,000 into Arnprior Regional Health’s facilities. “This funding is part of our government’s commitment to invest $27 billion in hospital infrastructure over the next ten years in order […]
December 18, 2019

New Emergency Department Chief focused on a preventative and personalized approach to care

Dr. Terence Woods has been an emergency physician at Arnprior Regional Health (ARH) for nearly 10 years and was recently appointed as the new Chief of the Emergency Department (ED) – taking over for Dr. Mark Borzecki, who provided his leadership for the past eight years. Dr. Woods began his […]
December 9, 2019

Mammography Unit achieves accreditation for delivering highest quality care

December 9, 2019 – The Arnprior Regional Health (ARH) Mammography Unit has been re-accredited by the Canadian Association of Radiologists for meeting Cancer Care Ontario standards that confirm its delivery of high-quality mammography services to patients. The accreditation is for a maximum three-year period. The Mammography Unit received accreditation based […]
November 28, 2019

The Seniors Active Living Centre cultivates connection, purpose and good health

Sandi Jones spent many of her days since retirement in the comfort of her Arnprior home. That was until she heard about the Seniors Active Living Centre (SALC) last October and decided to stop by to play some cards. One year later, Sandi says there are few days she’s not […]
November 14, 2019

The new Grove Nursing Home among the first of the 15,000 new Ontario long-term care beds to begin construction

November 14, 2019 – Arnprior Regional Health’s Grove Nursing Home redevelopment project has been approved and is one of the first construction projects to break ground as part of the 15,000 new long-term care beds that the provincial government has committed to funding. “This exciting investment will improve access to […]
October 24, 2019

Leading cancer services closer to home for the Greater Arnprior community

Linda Gibson considers herself lucky that her breast cancer was detected early, expediting her treatment. That’s thanks to the connected care that began at Arnprior Regional Health. “After I had my routine mammogram last year in late August, I got a call back right away that I had dense breasts […]
October 22, 2019

Ontario government announces additional funding for Arnprior Regional Health that will enhance care for community

October 22, 2019 – The Minister of Health has announced that all 66 small Ontario hospitals, including Arnprior Regional Health (ARH), will receive an additional  one per cent funding increase to alleviate resourcing pressures. “Our government is committed to ending hallway health care for Ontarians,” said John Yakabuski, MPP, Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke. […]