Atikokan General Hospital

Site: Atikokan - Dorothy St

Service: Extended Care Wing

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Description & Services
Public Comments
  • 4 Basic Beds 
  • 10 Semi-Private Beds 
  • 8 Private Beds
  • Accredited by Accreditations Canada
Description (Service) 22-bed long term care facility offering a variety of programs, services and amenities
Coordinates and delivers the following programs to residents: 
  • Community special events 
  • Facility tours 
  • Guest speakers 
  • Immunizations for influenza and pneumonia 
  • Memorial services 
  • Pet visitation and therapy 
  • Volunteer appreciation events 
  • Voting day polling station
Provides residents with the following services: 
  • 24-hour nursing care and supervision 
  • 24-hour on call physician 
  • Foot care 
  • Hairdressing and barber services 
  • Laundry services 
  • Meals and snacks 
  • Medical devices and equipment 
  • Medication administration 
  • Mobile breast screening van appointments 
  • Mobile eye van appointments 
  • Palliative care (end-of-life care) 
  • Physician visit 
  • Postal service 
  • Social work services and family services coordinator 
  • Spiritual programs and pastoral care 
  • Supplies and equipment for personal hygiene and grooming 
  • Various recreational programs and social events
Provides the following amenities: 
  • Air-conditioning 
  • Common dining room 
  • Common television room 
  • Private and semi-private rooms with 2-piece washroom (toilet and sink) 
  • Shared shower and bathing room 
  • Secure building units 
  • Secure units 
  • Sunroom
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm 
Extended Care: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Rainy River District
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
  • Must have a valid Ontario Health Card (OHIP) 
  • Must have health care needs that cannot be met with any combination of caregiving, care in your home or care in your community and 
  • Must have health care needs that can be met in a long term care home
Application Apply through North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN) by calling 807-229-8627
Languages English
Fees Program - Some programs may require additional fees ; Service - Accommodation ; Fee assistance available for Basic accommodations ; assistance is provided by Ministry of Health & Long-Term Care (MOHLTC).
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-597-4215
Fax 807-597-4305
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Primary Contact Stacey Wood, Nursing Manager, Long Term Care; Phone: 807-597-4215 ext 348; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Tanis Hampshire, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: ext 345; Email:
Primary Executive Jennifer Learning, Chief Nursing Officer; Phone: 807-597-4215 ext 311
Alternate Executive Doug Moynihan, Chief Executive Officer; Phone: 807-597-4215 ext 284; Email:
Site Location Behind the OPP station
Located In Community Atikokan
Address 120 Dorothy St
Atikokan, ON P0T 1C0
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Intersection Dorothy St and Hwy 622
Mailing Address c/o Extended Care 
PO Box 2490 
Atikokan, ON P0T 1C0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1986
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)