West Nipissing General Hospital

It is with joy that I join the Hospital team in serving the community of West Nipissing as the new CEO. I have already met many of the staff, and am impressed by their stories, their smiles, and the pride they demonstrate towards our Hospital.

The experience I bring to the WNGH is varied. I started …

COVID-19 OUTBREAK ALERT – January 6, 2023


Please be advised that we currently have a COVID-19 outbreak in the Nursing Care Unit.


Effective immediately, the NCU and CCC units are closed to visitors. Only one (1) essential caregiver will be permitted, and they must be tested before entering the unit.


It was with much emotion that the West Nipissing General Hospital bids farewell to its long-time President and CEO, Cynthia Désormiers.

During her tenure, Cynthia has been incremental in adding services to the hospital, including adding key equipment so that residents of West Nipissing could receive essential services without having to travel, and adding to the …

A Christmas cookie celebration was held for our Long-Term Care (LTC residents) on Monday, December 12, 2022. The ribbon cutting ceremony, which included some of the board members of the West Nipissing General Hospital Foundation, was held on Tuesday, December 13, 2022 to official open the newly renovated LTC Dining Lounge.

Present for this ribbon-cutting ceremony …