Midwives of Algoma

Service: Midwifery Services

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Description & Services
Description (Agency) Provides primary maternity care, including prenatal, labour, birth and postnatal
Description (Service)
  • Provides primary maternity care to low risk women, including prenatal, labour, birth and postnatal 
  • Provides clients with all the necessary information regarding their care so that informed decisions can be made 
  • Provides skilled physical and emotional support during labour 
  • Provides clinical monitoring after birth, in addition to continued emotional support, information and guidance 
  • Offers a choice of birthplace, either in the home or at the hospital 
  • Works with other health professionals to share care of clients if concerns arise during pregnancy, labour, birth or postpartum 
  • Offers postnatal visits to examine breastfeeding, the baby's weight, the mother's physical and emotional well being and to discuss family planning and the first year of feeding 
  • Offers resources in the office including books, pamphlets and handouts
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-3:30 pm
Areas Served Algoma District
Eligibility Women with a low-risk pregnancy and their families
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-253-4158
Fax 705-253-6254
E-Mail midwives.algoma@one-mail.on.ca
Website www.midwivesofalgoma.ca
Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address 765 Queen St E, Suite 204
Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6A 2A8
 
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Intersection Queen St E and Hynes St
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care -- North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN)