Welcome to Atikokan General Hospital

Our Vision

Partnering to Achieve a Healthy Community

Our Mission

Atikokan General Hospital provides access to compassionate and high quality health care as close to home as possible, while supporting and inspiring our staff to ensure that patients, residents and caregivers are always at the centre of care.

Our Values

Dignity. Compassion. Integrity. Creativity. Hospitality. Accountability.  Inclusivity. Learning & Growth.

What’s New

Old Health Cards to be Phased Out

Old Health Cards to be Phased Out

If you still have yet to switch to the new Health Card format, you may want to soon. The province has decided that as of July 1st, 2020, the old style (Red) health cards will no longer be accepted. “The advanced security features of the photo health card help protect...

Welcoming Jorge VanSlyke, CEO!

Welcoming Jorge VanSlyke, CEO!

The Atikokan General Hospital welcomed our new CEO Jorge VanSlyke last week. She has officially started her position, and is fitting in great with our team. We are very excited to have her. Check out the publication regarding her hiring below. The Board of Directors...

OUTBREAK NOTICE! DEC/17/2019

OUTBREAK NOTICE! DEC/17/2019

Respiratory Illness Outbreak Alert! Outbreak #  22492019026 ATTENTION: Respiratory Illness Outbreak Alert - As of: December 17th, 2019. The Extended Care Unit has issued an alert regarding a recent outbreak. During this time visitor restrictions are in place, and...

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.

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.