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Animakee Wa Zhing #37 First Nation

Health Services


Description
Provides services that promote physical and mental health for community members of Windigo Island
  • Coordinates appointments for community members with visiting Nurse Practitioners from Kenora Area Health Access Centre (KAHAC) twice per month
  • Provides health awareness, education and prevention workshops and seminars
  • Coordinates clinics in areas that may include Dental Hygiene, Diabetes, Immunization, Sexual Health and Communicable Diseases
  • Coordinates foot care sessions through visiting specialists
  • Identifies and attempts to correct health hazards
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 representative
  • Home visits to the sick, elderly, new mothers and persons with health care needs
  • Assistance with coordinating local and long distance travel arrangements for medical appointments
Hours of Operation
Mon
9 am - 4:30 pm
Tue
9 am - 4:30 pm
Wed
9 am - 4:30 pm
Thu
9 am - 4:30 pm
Fri
9 am - 1 pm

Mon-Thu 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm, Fri 9 am-1 pm
Eligibility
Members of Animakee Wa Zhing #37 First Nation (Northwest Angle 37) residing on Windigo Island
Application Process
Appointments required
Fees
None
Documents Required
Valid Ontario health card
Accessibility
Not Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
January 25, 2021