Eabametoong First Nation

Site: Health Centre - Mailing Address

Service: Medical Transportation Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Matawa First Nations Management  
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN)  
Treaty #9
Description (Service)
  • Delivers medical transportation services and assistance in making medical appointment arrangements 
  • Provides transportation to medical appointments within the community and to the airport for health-related flights  
  • Arranges for air transportation from/to Eabametoong First Nation to any medical appointments (doctor, dentist, optometrist, specialist) in Sioux Lookout or Thunder Bay
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Eabamet Lake
Eligibility Members of Eabametoong First Nation who require medical transportation assistance due to age, illness or disability
Application
  • Requires written proof of medical appointment  
  • Requires 24 hour advance booking; exceptions made for emergencies  
  • Advance cancellation recommended
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone Main: 807-242-1151 
807-242-1484
Fax 807-242-1506
Website www.eabametoong.firstnation.ca
Primary Executive John Louie Oskineegish, Health Supervisor
Alternate Executive Rose Meeseetawageesic, Data Clerk and Executive Secretary; Phone: 807-242-1151 ext 265
Site Location Community is on N shore of Eabamet Lake, 155 km NE of Armstrong, 360 km N of Thunder Bay
Located In Community Eabametoong First Nation
Address Eabamet Lake
 
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Mailing Address c/o Medical Transportation 
PO Box 281 
Eabamet Lake, ON P0T 1L0
Physical Access Not Applicable
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN) ; Federal - Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)