Group Health Centre

Site: Sault Ste Marie - McNabb St

Service: Anticoagulation Program

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Staffed with registered nurses who have specialized training in the monitoring of blood work (INR - International Normalized Ratio testing applies to patients who take Warfarin)
 
Program may offer the following: 
  • Medication Adjustments 
  • Assess for minor and major bleeding episodes 
  • Provide education sessions, tools and literature 
  • Assist patients with concerns with their anticoagulant therapy 
  • Follow up with patients that miss lab visits 
  • Follow-up with pharmacy to provide Warfarin refills 
  • Coordinate anticoagulant bridging for patients requiring time off of Warfarin (for surgery, etc) 
  • Referrals to other programs or agencies
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Algoma District ; Sault Ste. Marie
Eligibility Clients who require specialized blood work monitoring
Application Self referral or referral by any health care provider
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-541-2240
Toll Free Phone Within Algoma District only 1-800-461-2407 Ext 2240
Fax 705-541-2216
Website www.ghc.on.ca
Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address 230 McNabb St
Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6B 1Y5
 
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Intersection McNabb St and Great Northern Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care