Atikokan General Hospital

A community providing health care closer to home.

Our Vision

A healthy community

Our Mission

Partnering to achieve continual improvement in health outcomes for Atikokan

Our Values

Dignity, Compassion, Integrity, Creativity,
Hospitality, Learning, Growth
And Accountability

Protect our local health care system, get vaccinated!

Health care leaders in our region are coming together to share an important message: Stay up to date on your COVID-19 vaccinations and get your flu shot to protect our local health care system. The bivalent booster dose offers very good protection against severe...

Public Announcement: Covid Screening Kiosks

AGH is transitioning to Screening Kiosks on Wednesday, July 20th.  The Kiosks will be located in the Main Lobby, the ECW Entrance, and the Lower Service Entrance. When you arrive at AGH to visit the Lab, Diagnostic Imaging, the Assessment Centre, or to visit a loved...

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...

Impact of COVID-19 to AGH Staffing and Services: Winter 2022

The spread of COVID-19 in Ontario, including in our small community, is beginning to impact many organizations including Atikokan General Hospital. CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL BULLETIN

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,...

Rainy River District Ontario Health Team Job Opportunity

The RRD OHT is seeking an ADMINISTRATIVE-COMMUNICATIONS ASSISTANT on a contract basis to join our team in the Rainy River District, ON. This is a contract position on an interim basis for a period of approximately one (1) year, based on funding. Please CLICK HERE to...

AGH Offering COVID-19 Assessment Centre Services

AGH is offering COVID-19 Assessment Centre Services as of Monday, August 16th, 2021! For the full details, how to book, contact etc. please visit this page on our website:

2021 Community Survey

Our 2021 Community Survey is available now and we want your feedback. Follow the link to submit your responses online:


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...

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.

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.

Career Opportunities

Looking for a new start? Come join our fun team. Check out all of our current career opportunities and see if there’s something for you!

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 2018 – 2023


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.

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