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Wasauksing First Nation
Nursing Station

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Description
  • Provides 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
  • Bloodwork, blood pressure and blood glucose monitoring

Provides the following programs:
  • Community Recreation Activator
  • Diabetes Program
  • Good Food Box Program
  • Home and Community Care
  • Immunization Clinic
  • Meals On Wheels
  • Medical Transportation
  • Mental Health
  • National Native Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program
Comments
Tribal Council: Waabnoong Bemjiwang Association of First Nations (WBAFN) Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)Robinson-Huron Treaty
Eligibility
Members of Wasauksing First Nation
Application Process
  • Requires booked appointments
  • Valid health card and certificate of Indian status (if applicable) required
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On October 2, 2018

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