2021 Community Survey

Our 2021 Community Survey is available now and we want your feedback. Follow the link to submit your responses online: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/YGSTWLF

NATIONAL MEDICAL LAB WEEK

This week is National Medical Lab Week! Here at AGH we are very lucky to have such a hard-working Laboratory Department! In 2020 alone, our Lab department performed 27,753 tests on site! This years theme is #TakeACloserLook to give insight into Laboratories and the...

Atikokan Resolute Shows AGH Appreciation

Big thank you to Resolute for treating our staff to some goodie trays this afternoon! Your kind gesture is very much appreciated. We also congratulate you on your injury free milestone! “Atikokan Sawmill wanted to share our recognition of our 3 years recordable injury...

FIRST COVID-19 VACCINE IN ATIKOKAN

We were very excited to document the administration of the first #COVID19 vaccine in Atikokan today. Laura Dillon, 95, was the first resident to receive the vaccine in our Long Term Care home. Such an exciting day here at AGH! (January 29th, 2021) Check out the full...

COVID VACCINE Q&A by Your Local Health Professionals

Dear Patients, 2020 has been a difficult year for everyone and there have been many changes to theway we live our lives. Now that we are in 2021, we have light at the end of the tunnel withvaccines for COVID-19 being distributed across Canada and soon to be available....

AGH FOUNDATION 50/50 LOTTERY IS LIVE!

The AGH Foundation has launched this years fundraising effort, a 50/50 LOTTERY! Funds raised are used to provide financial support for the purchase of medical equipment or facility improvements for AGH to meet the needs of our community! The lottery is open for the...

HOUSING NEEDED

THE HOSPITAL IS DEVELOPING AN ONGOING LIST OF HOUSES AVAILABLE FOR RENT FOR HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS WHO WISH TO MOVE TO OUR COMMUNITY TEMPORARILY TO WORK. IF YOU HAVE AVAILABLE HOUSING, PLEASE CONTACT THE HOSPITAL AT 597 - 4215 x305

COVID-19 Outbreak at AGH Long Term Care

NWHU has declared a COVID-19 Outbreak at AGH Long Term Care Home as a result of one (1) staff testing positive. Please refer to the attached communication. CLICK HERE FOR FULL RELEASE

Community Bulletin #1: AGH Covid Protocol for Community Information

With Wave 2 of COVID-19 in full swing, Atikokan General Hospital will be posting updates regarding our response to the pandemic and any other pertinent information that we can share with our community. CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL BULLETIN

64 Ways to Deal with Grief During the Holidays

Grieving our losses is not an illness however we can be so overcome by grief that we may feel unwell physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually. Whether we experience a loss during holidays or any other time during the year, significant days and events seem to...

About AGH

Atikokan General Hospital is a fully accredited 41-bed facility. We offer emergency, acute care (including cardiac care), complex continuing care, long-term care, and a full range of diagnostic services.

Meet the Doctors

The community of Atikokan is serviced by a group of cooperative family physicians working out of the Atikokan General Hospital and the Atikokan Medical Clinic.

Long Term Care

The Atikokan General Hospital long-term care facility is a 26 resident home, offering every resident a wide variety of services to ensure a comfortable, positive, homelike stay.

Strategic Plan

The Atikokan General Hospital is dedicated to excellence in compassionate and supportive health care for those we serve. Delivering quality patient care is everyone’s focus. Our Quality Improvement Plan is aligned with our mission “Partnering to achieve continual improvement in health outcomes for Atikokan”. We believe that building strong partnerships with community resources and guidance from our patients and families will improve delivery of safe, timely and coordinated care in our community.

AGH Expansion

On August 10th, 2018 Atikokan General Hospital (AGH) celebrated the official opening of the renovated long-term care wing, as well as the new acute care wing.