Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Bimose Tribal Council (BTC)  
Political Territorial Organization: Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3)  
Treaty #3
Description (Service) Responsible for Medical Transportation assistance and 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  
  • Provides transportation to medical appointments within the community and to medical/specialist appointments in Dryden, Winnipeg and Thunder Bay
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Migisi Sahgaigan First Nation
Eligibility Members of Eagle Lake First Nation who: 
  • Require assistance with Non-insured Health Benefits (NIHB) arrangements and forms, and/or
  • Assistance with medical transportation due to age, illness or disability
Application Medical Transportation  
  • Requires written proof of medical appointment  
  • Requires 24 hour advance booking; exceptions made for emergencies  
  • Advance cancellation recommended
 
Non-Insured Health Benefits
 
Requires booked appointments
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-755-1157
Toll Free Phone 1-800-255-7937
Fax 807-755-1161
E-Mail referralclerk@migisi.ca
Website www.eaglelakefirstnation.ca
Primary Contact Roseanna Adams, Referral Clerk; Phone: 807-755-1157 ext 227
Primary Executive Bernadette Wabange, Health Director; Phone: 807-755-1157 ext 222; Email: elhrc@migisi.ca
Site Location Community is along NE shores of Eagle Lake approx 25 km SW of Dryden off Hwy 502 and Hwy 594
Located In Community Migisi Sahgaigan First Nation
Address 122 Aspen Ave
Migisi Sahgaigan, ON P0V 3H0
 
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Mailing Address c/o NIHB 
PO Box 1002 
Migisi Sahgaigan, ON P0V 3H0
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)