Riverside Health Care

Welcome to Riverside Health Care.

Riverside Health Care is a fully accredited multi-site, multi-faceted health care system providing service to the Rainy River District in spectacular Northwestern Ontario. Our health care sites across the District serve a catchment area of over 20,000 residents in 15,500 square kilometers in the following communities:

Fort Frances

Emo

Rainy River

Each community is also served by Riverside Community Counselling which provides mental health and addictions services and Valley Diabetes Education Centre which provides important chronic disease management programming.

Reporting to a volunteer, skills-based board of outstanding community representatives, Riverside Health Care employs over 500 staff; and works with 14 dedicated local physicians and over 30 consulting/visiting specialists, dentists and nurse practitioners.

Riverside Health Care operates with the exceptional and generous support of the Auxilaries at each site and Riverside Foundation for Health Care.

Formal academic relationships exist with Lakehead University, McMaster University, Northern Ontario School of Medicine, University of Toronto (Bloomberg School of Nursing), Cambrian College, Conestoga College, Confederation College, Sault College and St. Lawrence College.

Our Mission

Riverside Health Care provides a high quality care experience. We support a safe and healthy work environment where each person is valued, respected and where personal and professional growth is encouraged. Our commitment is to respond to community needs with our health system partners.

Our Vision

To provide exceptional and compassionate health care, inspired by the people we serve, valued by our communities.

Our Strategic Pillars

  • Quality
  • Organizational Health
  • Partnerships