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Dokis First Nation

Health Services


Description
  • Provides programs and services that promote physical and mental health for community members
  • Offers a health centre consisting of a multi-disciplinary team that provides health prevention, promotion and non-urgent treatment
  • Focuses on a holistic approach offering both western and traditional healing choices
  • Provides health awareness, skills development, education and prevention workshops and seminars
  • Coordinates clinics in areas including Foot Care, Blood Pressure, Immunization, Sexual Health and Communicable Diseases
  • Offers diabetes education and management counselling
  • Provides mental health counselling
Addresses individual health care needs by providing:
  • Intake services to determine health care needs of individual
  • Referrals to appropriate health care providers based on information in the intake assessment
  • Advocacy on behalf of individual with other health professionals
  • Coordination of one-on-one pre-natal care with the Community Health Nurse
  • Prenatal and postnatal support and visits
  • Home visits to the sick, elderly, new mothers and persons with health care needs
  • Child development screening
  • Blood pressure and blood glucose monitoring
Comments
Community members access urgent health/hospital services at the North Bay Regional Health Centre at 50 College Drive in North Bay, the West Nipissing Community Health Centre in Sturgeon Falls or Health Sciences North in Sudbury
Eligibility
Members of Dokis First Nation
Application Process
  • Requires booked appointments
  • Valid health card and certificate of Indian status (if applicable) required
Office
705-763-2112 - Health Centre
Fax
705-763-2663
Web Site
https://www.dokis.ca
Email
info@dokisfirstnation.com
Mailing Address
Health Centre
940-B Main St
Dokis First Nation, ON, P0M 2N1
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Denise Dokis, Program Support Clerk
Email: denise.d@dokisfirstnation.com
Health Director
Charlene Restoule
Email: charlene.r@dokisfirstnation.com
Phone: 705-763-2112 Ext 228
Fees
None
Documents Required
Valid Ontario health card and certificate of Indian status (if applicable) required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
Government - City
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
March 17, 2021
Address
Health Centre, 940-B Main St
Dokis First Nation, ON, P0M 2N1
  • Dokis Health Centre is located at Main St in the community of Dokis First Nation
  • Co-located in the same building as the Administration/Band Office

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0830 - 1630
Tue
0830 - 1630
Wed
0830 - 1630
Thu
0830 - 1630
Fri
0830 - 1600

Mon-Thu 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm; Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm
Service Area(s)
Dokis First Nation