Description & Services
Public Comments Shopper's Drug Mart is located at 25 Duke St
Description (Service) Provides heart health, stroke prevention and risk factor services and information 
  • Offers blood pressure checks through Nursing Station drop-in clinics 
  • Offers screening clinic once per month at Shoppers Drug Mart 
  • Provides high blood pressure (hypertension) education about the risks, and strategies for lowering your blood pressure
 
Provides education and information for: 
  • Self-monitoring of blood pressure and management through diet, exercise, stress reduction and smoking cessation 
  • Cholesterol management 
  • Congestive heart failure (CHF) 
  • Stroke prevention
 
Cardiac Education Program 
  • Offers post event cardiac education  
  • Includes individual assessment, education and support  
  • Develops treatment/education goals for each person and reviews recent event, heart health, blood pressure management and medication use 
  • Offers nutrition and healthy lifestyle education with Registered Dietitian 
  • Conducts weekly group educational sessions
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm 
Nursing Station Drop-in: Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Fri 8:30 am-12 noon 
Screening Clinic (Shoppers Drug Mart): last Thu of month 9 am-11 am 
Cardiac Educational sessions: Thu 10 am
Areas Served Dryden
Eligibility No restrictions
Application
  • All services/programs require registration/appointment but not a referral 
  • Nursing Station clinic and Shopper's Drug Mart clinic operate on a drop-in basis
 
Cardiac Education Program
 
Requires a Physician/Nurse Practitioner referral
Languages English
Fees None ; Most services covered by OHIP
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-223-7406
Fax 807-223-7462
E-Mail info.FamilyHealthTeam@dh.dryden.on.ca
Website www.drydenfht.ca
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Primary Executive Lucy Venne Fecho, Director; Phone: 807-223-7406 ext 3131; Email: lvennefecho@dh.dryden.on.ca
Alternate Executive Mark Whittaker, Family Physician; Phone: 807-223-2258
Located In Community Dryden
Address 40 Goodall St
Dryden, ON P8N 1V8
 
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Intersection Goodall St and McMillan Ave
Mailing Address Box 3003 
58 Goodall St 
Dryden, ON P8N 2Z6
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)