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Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre
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Description
Operates a fully-accredited, combined 60-bed acute care and 20-bed long term care health care facility
  • Administers the William A 'Bill' George Extended Care Facility
Services include:
  • Acute care services
  • Ambulatory care
  • Chemotherapy
  • Cardio pulmonary, stress testing and pulmonary function tests
  • Complex continuing care
  • Day surgery
  • Dialysis unit (on-site provided by Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre)
  • Diagnostic imaging (x-rays, mammography, ultrasound, CT scans)
  • Emergency Department
  • Infection control
  • Land and air ambulance services
  • Nutrition services
  • Obstetrics and maternity
  • Operating room and surgery
  • Rehabilitation
  • Ultrasound unit (includes mobile services in 17 First Nation communities)
Programs include:
  • Assault Care and Treatment Program (ACT)
  • Foundation
  • Mental Health and Addictions Services
  • Mental Health and Addictions Services, Day Program
  • Odotsemag (Health Choices for Healthy Babies) Program
  • Outpatient Withdrawal Management Program
  • Stroke Prevention Clinic
  • Telemedicine (Telehealth Program)
  • Traditional Healing, Medicine, Foods and Support Program
Interpreter Services
  • Provides interpreter services at Meno Ya Win Health Centre and William Bill George Extended Care Facility in the Oji-Cree, Ojibway and Cree languages
  • Offers oral interpretation and written translation services (filling out forms etc)
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
Comments
Interpreter Services Coordinator is Emily King (eking@slmhc.on.ca)
Eligibility
Must provide proof of valid provincial health care coverage
Application Process
No application process
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(11) Other Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On January 31, 2019

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