Mishkeegogamang First Nation

Site: Health Centre

Service: Home and Community Care

Description & Services
Public Comments Independent First Nation (not part of a Tribal Council) 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9
Description (Service) Provides health care services for ill, injured or elderly community members in their own homes
 
Provides the following services through a Case Manager/Nurse, Personal Support Workers and Homemakers 
  • Assessment to determine individuals health history and develop a personalized care plan 
  • Case management to ensure that care plans are being carried out and that the plan developed is still suitable  
  • Home care nursing duties 
  • Personal care help with activities such as dressing and bathing 
  • Basic or advanced practice foot care 
  • Teaching the individual in need to care for themselves 
  • Home support with light housekeeping, laundry and meal preparation 
  • Respite for family members and caregivers 
  • Help with light outdoor/yard work
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Mishkeegogamang First Nation
Eligibility Members of Mishkeegogamang First Nation requiring assistance at home due to illness, injury or age
Application
  • Open to referrals from any source 
  • Requires prior arrangements for home visits 
  • Contact the Home Care Coordinator
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone Health Centre 807-928-2298
Fax 807-928-2776
Website www.mishkeegogamang.ca
Primary Executive Home and Community Care Coordinator
Alternate Executive Edna Skunk, Health Director
Site Location Community is along Hwy 599, 20 km S of Pickle Lake on shores of Lake St Joseph
Located In Community Mishkeegogamang First Nation
Address Mishkeegogamang First Nation, ON P0V 2H0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Home Care 
General Delivery 
Mishkeegogamang, ON P0V 2H0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN) ; Federal - Health Canada - First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)