February 4, 2022

Marlo Michelson: Growing into her leadership role in primary care

When Marlo Michelson was a young girl, her mom gave her the bottom drawer of her filing cabinet so she could have space to keep patient files for her imaginary doctor’s office. “My mom has a graduation book that marks each year and when you look back at my dream […]
February 2, 2022

COVID-19 outbreak declared on the Inpatient Unit

February 2, 2022 – Yesterday, under the guidance of Renfrew County and District Health Unit (RCDHU), a COVID-19 outbreak was declared on Arnprior Regional Health’s Inpatient Unit. There is currently confirmation of one positive staff case and eight patient cases associated with the outbreak and no other confirmed cases at […]
January 17, 2022

COVID-19 outbreak declared at The Grove Nursing Home

January 17, 2022 – This past weekend under the guidance of Renfrew County and District Public Health Unit (RCDHU), a COVID-19 outbreak was declared at The Grove Nursing Home. There is currently confirmation of two positive staff cases associated with the outbreak and no other confirmed cases at this time. […]
December 23, 2021

Notification of a cybersecurity incident

Arnprior Regional Health became aware in December 2021 of an unauthorized access to our IT system. Our investigation has confirmed that personal information of some of our patients was accessed. It is important to note that the Electronic Health Record system was not impacted, and we experienced no disruption to […]
December 21, 2021

ARH experiencing technical difficulties

December 21, 2021 – Arnprior Regional Health is currently experiencing technical difficulties impacting access to the organization’s email system. The  phone and fax lines (for both Grove and Hospital) remain operational. This situation has not impacted the delivery of care or services. Updates will be shared via the website homepage.
December 16, 2021

The Auxiliary Sewing Team: Always finding ways to repair, repurpose and give back

One of Alexis Barr’s earliest sewing memories was when she was eight years old and received a toy sewing machine for Christmas. “I cried for three days because it wasn’t a real one,” shared Alexis, volunteer in the Arnprior Regional Health (ARH) Auxiliary’s Sewing Department. “By the time I was […]
December 2, 2021

The Grove Nursing Home hosts upcoming Career Fair to help expand team

December 2, 2021 – The Grove Nursing Home invites interested applicants for clinical and non-clinical positions to its inaugural Career Fair on December 10 from 5 to 8 p.m. and December 11 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Grove is recruiting new hires for a variety of available positions […]
December 1, 2021

Joshua Paterson: A former construction business owner discovers a new career in nursing

When the global financial crisis struck in 2009, Joshua Paterson owned a construction company in Australia that did not survive the recession. He had to take a fresh look at his career options. “I was drawn to healthcare,” reflected Joshua, RN, Emergency Department, ARH. “I was always interested in serving […]