Maamwesying North Shore Community Health Services

Site: Baawaating Family Health Team

Service: Family Health Team

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Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Operates primary care medical clinic consisting of 18 family doctors 
  • Offers an after hours clinic component 
  • Provides access to other health care professionals within and outside of the Family Health Team, such as a dietitian, counselors, nurse practitioners and nurses 
  • Coordinates documentation if patient receives care from a member of the team
 
Offers primary health care including but not limited to:  
  • Chronic disease education and prevention  
  • Disease management  
  • Health promotion  
  • Palliative care  
  • Rehabilitation 
  • Well-baby and well-child child care (developmental assessments) 
  • Annual physicals 
  • Allergy shots 
  • Treatment of warts, minor skin lesions, and sun damage spots 
  • Immunizations
 
Telephone Health Advisory Service  
  • Provides access to a registered nurse that provides advice about urgent health care concerns  
  • Offers the opportunity to have family doctor receive a written summary of the call
Hours Mon-Thu 8:30 am-12 noon, 12:30 pm-4 pm * Fri 8:30 am-1 pm
Areas Served Batchewana First Nation
Eligibility
  • Accepts new patients but must enroll through Health Care Connect to be rostered 
  • Primary focus is to enroll First Nation patients 
  • Must have valid Ontario Health Insurance Program (OHIP) card
Application
  • Call for appointment  
  • No referral required for most services 
  • Health Care Connect to roster patients
Languages English
Fees Service - Certain procedures not covered by Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP)
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-575-7191
After Hours Phone Telephone Health Advisory Service: 1-866-553-7205
Fax 705-575-7193
Website sites.google.com/site/baawaatingfht/home
Primary Contact Robin Brown, Reception and Billing Clerk
Alternate Contact Elizabeth Edgar-Webkamigad, Team Manager
Site Location Reserve is along Hwy 17, adjacent to Sault Ste. Marie
Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address 210 Gran St, Unit C
Batchewana First Nation, ON P6C 0C4
 
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Intersection Gran St and Batchewana St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC); Northeast Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN) ; Federal - Health Canada - First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)