Health Quality Ontario Requesting Feedback from Patients and Caregivers on Transitions in Care

To inform new system initiatives to better support patients transitioning from hospital to home, Health Quality Ontario (HQO) is inviting patients and family, and other caregivers from across Ontario to share their experiences. HQO is asking patients and caregivers to participate by filling out a survey no later than March 15, 2018. Click the imbedded [...]

January 19th, 2018|

Executive Compensation Framework

Dryden Regional Health Centre’s Executive Compensation Framework Public Consultation Dates: January 16 – February 16th, 2018 If you have any concerns, comments or feedback please send an email to     BPS Form Submission DRHC  

January 16th, 2018|

Service Interruption: DRHC CT Scan

January 8, 2018 On January 6, 2018, severe cold weather caused a break in the humidification water supply in the Diagnostic Imaging department at the Dryden Regional Health Centre that has resulted in water damage to the current CT Scanner. Services are suspended indefinitely until we know the extent of the damage and the required [...]

January 8th, 2018|


The Board of Directors at the Dryden Regional Health Centre congratulates Wade Petranik, Chief Executive Officer, on receiving the North West Local Health Integration Network 2017 Leadership Award for Distinguished Contribution in Thunder Bay, Ontario on December 11, 2017. Since the North West LHIN Leadership Award began in 2015, this is the first Distinguished Contribution [...]

December 12th, 2017|

Shake Your Booty 2018 – “A Night of Old Hollywood Glamour”

(Dryden Ontario - September 25, 2017) - With old traditions and new surprises, the highly successful fundraising event Shake Your Booty will make its anticipated return to the Dryden Memorial Arena in May 2018. The theme for this event will be “Old Hollywood Glamour”. The long standing event that brings together 750 women for an [...]

October 12th, 2017|

DRHC University

The Dryden Regional Health Centre is a hospital for certain but did you know we are a very busy teaching facility for future health care practitioners? We currently have 4 Medical Residents, 3 third year Medical Students from NOSM, one Dietetic Intern, 2 Lab Technician Students, one Diagnostic Imaging Technician,  one Masters Degree Student in Mental [...]

September 28th, 2017|

LifeLabs Laboratory Services

Dryden, Ontario. September 15, 2017. Dryden Regional Health Centre, Dryden Physicians and LifeLabs is pleased to announce its partnership that will continue to provide access to high quality laboratory services and timely diagnostic testing to physicians and residents of Dryden. Beginning October 2, 2017, LifeLabs will be providing collection services (blood withdrawal) for patients of [...]

September 15th, 2017|

Patient Satisfaction Survey Results

Because at the DRHC, You Deserve the BEST Since 2013, the DRHC has been on a journey of cultural transformation that has been deeply rooted in our organization’s mission, vision and values. Strategic goals and initiatives have been relevant to the delivery of healthcare, shape and direct the work of the organization, and instill pride, [...]

August 30th, 2017|

Summer Update

It's August and time to provide a short update on what's new here at the DRHC; we're constantly working to improve the patient experience and provide the best care possible. On that note the Fundraising campaign for the CT Scan Renewal Fund is going well; after the initial campaign launch here onsite in March we [...]

August 2nd, 2017|