June 21, 2023

Emerging Leader: Lori DiPelino, HR Generalist

Lori DiPelino’s almost 35-year career has spanned different roles in varying industries, but the common thread is that she’s always wanted to help people. “In the past few years, I have been taking on leadership roles in different ways without realizing that was what I was doing,” said Lori, HR […]
June 18, 2023

The Hospital further eases masking requirements

Effective June 19, 2023, we have further eased mask requirements at The Hospital. We made this decision in alignment with regional hospitals and based on the current risk level in the community of COVID-19 and other respiratory illnesses. Patients and visitors are no longer required to wear masks in public […]
June 9, 2023

The Hospital launches electronic Patient Experience Survey for timely feedback

June 9, 2023 – Beginning Monday, June 12, our team will ask patients one extra question when they go through the Hospital registration process. We are collecting patients’ email addresses to invite them to complete an electronic Patient Experience Survey that replaces our paper-based survey. Arnprior Regional Health (ARH) surveys […]
May 30, 2023

Message from our President and CEO about the Emergency Department

Message from Leah Levesque, President and CEO, ARH: May 30, 2023 – Our provincial health system has experienced significant health human resources challenges that began years ago, which over the last two years, has had a more pronounced impact on smaller hospitals. These challenges are due to multiple factors connected […]
May 30, 2023

Our Emergency Department resumes regular operations

May 30, 2023 – We are pleased to share that the temporary closure of our Emergency Department ended today at 7:30 am, and we have resumed regular operations. Thank you to our partners — The County of Renfrew Paramedic Services, Renfrew County Virtual Triage and Assessment Centre, and our neighbouring hospitals […]
May 29, 2023

Temporary closure of Emergency Department

May 29, 2023 – Arnprior Regional Health’s Emergency Department has closed temporarily from Monday, May 29, at 8 p.m. to Tuesday, May 30 at 7:30 a.m. due to unexpected staffing challenges. Anyone requiring life-threatening immediate medical attention should call 9-1-1 for paramedic assistance. Patients can contact Renfrew County Virtual Triage […]
May 24, 2023

Support the Opportunity Shop with your votes

May 24, 2023 – The Arnprior Regional Health Auxiliary’s Opportunity Shop has entered the McDougall Community Contest for the chance to win $5,000 to help the volunteer group raise money for the new CT scanner at the Hospital. The Opportunity Shop has been part of the community since 1974. Run […]
May 20, 2023

Our Emergency Department will remain open overnight

May 20, 2023 – We are very pleased to share that we can now keep our Emergency Department open overnight and will continue our usual 24/7 operations. Thank you to our Emergency Department staff for their ongoing commitment to the needs of our community. We also appreciate the ongoing partnerships with The County of Renfrew Paramedic […]