March 14, 2022

Jamie Waite: Making the Hospital safer and more efficient with the right infrastructure solutions

Before joining the Arnprior Regional Health Maintenance Team, Jamie Waite was an automotive tradesperson. He worked in large automotive facilities where he met client expectations through quality repairs. “Setting expectations and following through are some of the first things I learned in the automotive industry, and they are just as […]
March 3, 2022

ARH co-op placement helps local student choose career in health care

Bryn Milton had a dilemma. She knew that after high school she wanted to pursue a career in health care, but she was torn between studying to become an x-ray technologist or a paramedic. So, she applied to both. “I have always felt this need to go into health care,” […]
March 2, 2022

Dr. Florin Padeanu appointed new Chief of Staff

March 2, 2022 – Arnprior Regional Health (ARH) has appointed Dr. Florin Padeanu as the Hospital’s new Chief of Staff beginning January 1, 2022. Dr. Padeanu takes over from Dr. Christine Schriver who served 11 years in the leadership role. “We are very pleased to welcome Dr. Padeanu to the […]
February 19, 2022

The Inpatient Unit’s COVID-19 outbreak declared over

February 19, 2022 – On February 14, 2022, The Renfrew County and District Health Unit declared the Inpatient Unit’s COVID-19 outbreak over. As part of a regional approach, visitor access is expanding on February 21, 2022. Each patient will be permitted one essential caregiver and one visitor each day (with […]
February 18, 2022

ARH celebrates Employee and Physician Service Recognition and Awards

Arnprior Regional Health wrapped up 2021 by celebrating the Employee and Physician Service Recognition and Awards (in a pandemic fashion). A key focus was the HART Awards— a chance for staff and physicians to nominate team members who are committed to living the organization’s values of honesty, accountability, respect, and […]
February 10, 2022

Deborah Clark named Chair of ARH’s Patient and Family Advisory Council

February 10, 2022 – When Deborah Clark settled in McNab in 2010, she decided to contribute to her new community. She fulfilled that promise by volunteering with the Arnprior Regional Health Auxiliary from 2011 to 2016, then serving on the Arnprior Regional Health Board of Directors from 2013 to 2020 […]
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 […]