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Biinjitiwaabik Zaaging Anishinaabek
Medical Transportation Program

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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 Nipigon and Thunder Bay
Comments
Tribal Council: Nokiiwin Tribal CouncilPolitical Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)Robinson-Superior TreatyMedical transportation trips are available 2 times per week to Nipigon and 3 times per week to Thunder Bay
Eligibility
Members of Biinjitiwaabik Zaaging Anishinaabek (Rocky Bay 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
Non-Insured Health Benefits
  • Requires booked appointments
Medical Transportation
  • Requires written proof of medical appointment
  • Requires 24 hour advance booking; exceptions made for emergencies
  • Advance cancellation recommended
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On December 4, 2018

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