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Wahgoshig First Nation

Health Services


Description
  • Provides services that promote physical and mental health for community members
  • Offers a health clinic with the services of a visiting Registered Nurse four days per week and a visiting hygienist every few months
  • Provides health awareness, counselling, education and prevention workshops and seminars
  • Coordinates clinics in areas including Blood Pressure, Immunization, Sexual Health and Communicable Diseases
  • Provides a Choose Life program under Jordan's Principle
  • Administers a Crisis Team and Emergency First Response
Ontario Telemedicine Network (OTN)
  • Provides access to specialized medical care using videoconferencing and other tele-diagnostic equipment
  • Allows specialists to remotely examine and prescribe treatments to patients in their home communities
  • Reduces the need to travel to receive care
Hours of Operation
Mon
0830 - 1630
Tue
0830 - 1630
Wed
0830 - 1630
Thu
0830 - 1630
Fri
0830 - 1630

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility
Members of Wahgoshig First Nation
Application Process
Appointments required with visiting Registered Nurse and Hygienist
Fees
None
Documents Required
Valid Ontario health (OHIP) card and certificate of Indian status (if applicable) required
Accessibility
Partially Accessible ; No designated parking or accessible washroom
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
June 8, 2021