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Anishinaabeg of Naongashiing
Medical Transportation Program

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Description
Delivers medical transportation services and assistance in making medical appointment arrangements
  • Provides transportation from/to Big Island to any medical appointments (doctor, dentist, optometrist, specialist) in the towns of Emo, Fort Frances and Rainy River
  • Provides assistance with completing prior approval applications for long distance medical appointments
  • Provides assistance with making arrangements for any medical appointments out of town such as booking appointments, hotels, and completing applications for mileage compensation

NOTE: Transportation will only be provided during regular business hours; after hours emergencies will be provided by ambulance services
Comments
Tribal Council: IndependentPolitical Territorial Organization: Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3)Treaty #3
Hours of Operation
Band Office: Mon-Thu 9 am-4:30 pm, Fri 9 am-1 pm
Eligibility
  • Members of Anishinaabeg of Naongashiing First Nation who are residents of the community and do not own their own vehicle
  • Clients requesting local medical transportation must return the same day except in case of hospitalization
Application Process
  • Requires written proof of medical appointment
  • Requires 24 hour advance booking; exceptions made for emergencies
  • Advance cancellation recommended
Fees
None
Accessibility
Not Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
   Last Updated On November 5, 2019

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