Muskrat Dam First Nation

Site: Nellie Fiddler Memorial Health Centre

Service: Non Insured Health Benefits

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Independent First Nations Alliance (IFNA) 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9
Description (Service)
  • Responsible for processing Non-Insured Health Service claims for community and Band members 
  • Submits medical appointment travel, mileage, meal and accommodation requests on behalf of individual 
  • Assists with making travel arrangements  
  • Maintains client documentation, receipts and related information
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Muskrat Dam First Nation
Eligibility Members of Muskrat Dam First Nation living on the reserve and requiring assistance with Non-Insured Health Benefits (NIHB) arrangements
  • All applications must be submitted at least one week prior to scheduled appointment, but preferably 2 weeks prior  
  • Exceptions are made for emergencies
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Oji-Cree, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-471-2608 
Health Centre 807-471-2567
Fax 807-471-2692
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Primary Contact Tammy Morrisseau, Health Centre Reception
Primary Executive Tanya Barkman, Referral Clerk
Alternate Executive Maria Beardy, Health Director
Site Location Community is approx 370 km N of Sioux Lookout, on NW shore of Muskrat Dam Lake on the Severn River
Located In Community Muskrat Dam First Nation
Address Muskrat Dam
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Mailing Address c/o NIHB 
PO Box 132 
Muskrat Dam, ON P0V 3B0
Physical Access Not 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)