Please Note: Services may be impacted in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus).
Please contact any service prior to visiting in person to receive up to date information on changes to their availability (e.g. hours of operation etc.)

Weeneebayko Area Health Authority

Primary Health Care

Search Agency Service

Description
Functions as a community health clinic
  • Provides primary care and emergency services
  • Offers the services of the Physician group, Nurse Practitioners and Registered Nurses while more remote communities are served by visiting Physicians and on-site Registered Nurses
  • Coordinates arrangements for Dental Clinics
  • Arranges for air ambulance transfers to larger centres for emergency/surgical services
  • Receives ambulance and paramedic services from Weeneebayko Arae Health Authority-Paramedic Services (WAHA-PS)
  • Provides English/Cree translation and interpretation services
Offers primary health care including but not limited to:
  • Chronic disease management
  • Health promotion
  • Disease prevention
  • Nutritional counselling
  • Mental health counselling
Weeneebayko Area Health Authority also provides the maintenance, supplies and equipment to support the operations of the Health Centre through contribution agreements with Health Canada
Eligibility
Members of Weenusk First Nation and residents of Peawanuck
Application Process
  • Requires booked appointments
  • Dental Clinic appointments must be booked ahead; clinics usually held monthly
Office
705-473-2525
Fax
705-473-2588
After Hours Phone
705-473-2525 - Message transferred to on-call phone
Web Site
https://www.waha.ca
Mailing Address
PO Box 1
c/o Peawanuck Nursing Station
Peawanuck, ON, P0L 2H0
Canada
Languages
English
Fees
None
Documents Required
Valid Ontario health card
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(20) Regional Government ; (50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
Social Media
Agency Information
View Agency Profile
Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
February 10, 2021
Address
Peawanuck Nursing Station
Peawanuck, ON, P0L 2H0
  • Nursing Station is located in community of Peawanuck
  • Community is just S of Hudson Bay on W bank of Winisk River at mouth of Asheweig River, 400 km N of Moosonee

Open in Google Maps
Hours of Operation
Mon
0900 - 1700
Tue
0900 - 1700
Wed
0900 - 1700
Thu
0900 - 1700
Fri
0900 - 1700

Clinic: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Emergencies: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Service Area(s)
Weenusk First Nation