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Magnetawan First Nation

Health Centre


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
  • Coordinates walking programs, sharing circles, community meals, and other community events such as health bazaars
  • Liaises with the Aboriginal Health Access Centre called Shkagamik-Kwe Health Centre (SKHC) in Sudbury to provide services in community
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 work, blood pressure and blood glucose monitoring
  • Massage therapy appointments
Eligibility
Members of Magnetawan First Nation
Application Process
  • Requires booked appointments
  • Valid health card and certificate of Indian status (if applicable) required
  • Transportation available to programs and events; call to make arrangements
Office
705-383-1047 - Health Centre
Fax
705-383-2121
Web Site
https://www.magfn.com/
Mailing Address
PO Box 15
c/o Health Centre
, ON, P0G 1A0
Canada
Languages
English
Health Director
Teresa Hunt
Email: teresa.hunt@magfn.com
Phone: 705-383-1047 Ext 234
Fees
None
Documents Required
Valid Ontario health card and certificate of Indian status (if applicable)
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
Government - City
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
February 27, 2021
Address
Health Centre, 10 Hwy 529
Magnetawan First Nation, ON, P0G 1A0
  • Health Centre is located at Hwy 529 in Magnetawan First Nation
  • Situated next to the Administration Building

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0800 - 1630
Tue
0800 - 1630
Wed
0800 - 1630
Thu
0800 - 1630
Fri
0900 - 1200

Mon-Thu 8 am-4:30 pm, Fri 9 am-12 noon
Service Area(s)
Magnetawan First Nation