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Sheguiandah First Nation

Medical Transportation Program


Description
Responsible for processing Non-Insured Health Benefits service claims and coordinating medical transportation for community members
  • Submits medical appointment travel, mileage, meal and accommodation requests on behalf of individual
  • Assists with making travel arrangements
  • Maintains client documentation, receipts and related information
  • Provides transportation to medical appointments within the community and medical appointments out-of-town in Little Current, M'Chigeeng, Espanola, Sudbury and other centres
Eligibility
Members of Sheguiandah First Nation who require assistance with Non-Insured Health Benefits (NIHB) arrangements and forms, and assistance with medical transportation due to age or disability
Application Process
  • Must make arrangements for out-of-town travel at least 2 weeks prior to date of appointment/travel
  • Must have Confirmation of Appointment (COA) stamped/signed and return to Health Centre after appointment
Must provide the following information when booking:
  • Full name, address and telephone number
  • Date of birth
  • Status registration number
  • Date, time and address of appointment
  • Doctor's name and specialty
  • Written proof of appointment such as appointment card
Office
705-368-1150 - Health Centre
Fax
705-368-1151
Email
health-center@sheguiandahfn.ca
Mailing Address
PO Box 101
c/o Health Centre
Sheguiandah, ON, P0P 1W0
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Alison Aguonie, Medical Transportation Coordinator and Health Reception
Email: alison.aguonie@sheguiandahfn.ca
Phone: 705-368-1150 Ext 221
Fees
None
Documents Required
Written proof of medical appointments required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
Government - City
Topic(s)
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Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
February 1, 2021
Address
76 Ogemah Miikan
Sheguiandah First Nation, ON, P0P 1W0
  • Health Centre is located on Ogemah Miikan in the community of Sheguiandah First Nation
  • Situated¬†near the Band Office
  • Closest intersection is at Ogemah Miikan and N'Gokan Miikan

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Hours of Operation
Mon
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Tue
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Wed
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Thu
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Fri
8:30 am - 4 pm

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)
Sheguiandah