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Weeneebayko Area Health Authority

General Hospital

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Description
  • Operates a 58-bed acute care facility and provides an array of services
  • Offers the services of 12 family physicians, a full-time surgeon and an anesthetist
  • Provides English/Cree translation and interpretation services
Programs and services offered include but are not limited to:
  • Acute care beds
  • Ambulance services
  • Anesthesia and surgery
  • Cancer care
  • Coastal visits
  • Dental Services
  • Diabetes Program
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Dialysis Unit
  • Emergency Department
  • In-patient care
  • Laboratory Services
  • Mental Health
  • Nutrition Services
  • Out-patient services
  • Palliative care
  • Pediatrics
  • Physiotherapy
  • Rehabilitation
  • TeleHealth
  • TeleOphthalmology
  • Visiting Specialists
Ontario Telemedicine Network (OTN)
  • Provides access to specialized medical care using videoconferencing and other tele-diagnostic equipment
  • Allows specialists to remotely examine and prescribe treatments to patients in their home communities
  • Reduces the need to travel to receive care
Also houses the Moose Factory Dental Clinic
Comments
  • Hospital can be reached by mail via 2 postal addresses: Box 34 and Box 664
  • Interpretive Services are available in Cree, Ojibway, Oji-Cree; available upon request
Eligibility
Residents of the Weeneebayko region
Office
705-658-4544
Crisis
705-658-1111 - Ambulance
Book appointments
705-658-4031 or 705-658-4032
Change/cancel appointments
705-658-4544 Ext 2334
Dental appointments
705-658-4544 Ext 2207
Fax
705-658-4917
Web Site
https://www.waha.ca
Mailing Address
PO Box 664
c/o WAHA
Moose Factory, ON, P0L 1W0
Canada
Languages
English
President and Chief Executive Officer
Lynne Innes
Email: lynne.innes@waha.ca
Phone: 705-658-4544 Ext 2222
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(20) Regional Government ; (50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
Social Media
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
February 10, 2021
Address
19 Hospital Dr
Cochrane, Unorganized, North Part, ON, P0L 1W0
  • Health Authority offices are located in the Weeneebayko General Hospital in Moose Factory at Center Rd
  • Hospital is situated at southernmost end of Moose Factory Island at the mouth of Moose River on James Bay

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0800 - 1630
Tue
0800 - 1630
Wed
0800 - 1630
Thu
0800 - 1630
Fri
0800 - 1630

Office: Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm
Emergencies: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Service Area(s)
  • Attawapiskat First Nation
  • Fort Albany First Nation
  • Kashechewan First Nation
  • Moose Factory
  • Moosonee
  • Weenusk First Nation