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Ojibway Nation of Saugeen
Health Services

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Description
Provides services that promote physical and mental health for community members
  • Coordinates health care services through Nursing staff, Community Health Representative and visiting Physician
  • Assists with arrangements to Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre for health care needs outside the scope of community Nursing Station
  • Provides health awareness and counselling, education and prevention workshops especially in the areas of diabetes and alcohol/drug abuse
  • Coordinates clinics/workshops in areas that may include Diabetes, Immunization, Sexual Health and Communicable Diseases
  • Offers a palliative care program when required
  • Provides services of a First Response Vehicle
  • Participates in teaching with a regular rotation of medical students and residents from Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM)

Addresses individual health care needs by providing:
  • Advocacy on behalf of individual with other health professionals
  • Coordination of one-on-one pre-natal care with the community health nurse
  • Home visits to the sick, elderly, new mothers and persons with health care needs
  • Suboxone program for individuals battling addictions to prescription painkillers
  • Assistance with coordinating local and long distance travel arrangements for medical appointments
Comments
Tribal Council: Unaffiliated Political Territorial Organization: Unaffiliated Treaty #3
Eligibility
Members of the Ojibway Nation of Saugeen
Application Process
Call to book appointment
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On September 23, 2019

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