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Mask Mandate Update

Mask Mandate Update

It is our priority to ensure that patients and residents in our care have a safe environment and that staff, physicians and learners are protected at work, so they remain well, and we can avoid any disruption to patient care. As masking continues to play an important...

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

"On this day it is important for us to reflect upon our country’s colonial past and colonial trauma that continues today..." September 30th is the first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. Today we honour the lost children and Survivors of residential schools,...

2021 Community Survey

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

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

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

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...

ATTENTION: Phone Issues

ATTENTION: Phone Issues

ATTENTION: The Atikokan General Hospital is currently experiencing technical difficulties with our phone line, which causes outside calls to be unable to get through using the call menu. If you need to reach the hospital please call us at (807) 597 - 4215 Ext. 312...

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Nurses Week Celebrations

Nurses Week Celebrations

As many of you know, last week was National Nurses Week. To show appreciation for all of the hard work our Nurses do 24/7, we had some fun activities going on all week long for all staff to enjoy! Prize draws were given away daily to all nurses, there were Ice Cream...

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GOOD NEWS: Physician Addition!

GOOD NEWS: Physician Addition!

Have you heard? As of November 12th, 2018, the AGH has welcomed Dr. Nelson Lyon to the practice full-time. This exciting addition brings our current roster to 6 physicians. If you would like more information, or are interested in a family physician, please contact the...

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Christmas Parade Float Fun

Christmas Parade Float Fun

Atikokan's annual Christmas Parade is coming up this weekend (Saturday, November 17th), and our team was hard at work decorating our float entry. This years parade theme is "Superheroes". We decided to make a Superhero themed gingerbread house, and decorate the tree...

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