Mitaanjigamiing First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Health Services

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Pwi-di-goo-zing Ne-yaa-zhing Advisory Services 
Political Territorial Organization: Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3) 
Treaty #3
Description (Service) Provides services that promote physical and mental health for community members 
  • Provides health awareness, education and prevention workshops and seminars 
  • Coordinates clinics in areas that may include Diabetes, Immunization, Sexual Health and Communicable Diseases 
  • Coordinates monthly foot care sessions in individual's home or at clinic 
  • Works with maintenance workers and Environmental Health Officer to ensure community water quality 
  • Identifies and attempts to correct health hazards
 
Addresses individual health care needs by providing: 
  • Intake services to determine health care needs of individual 
  • Referrals to appropriate health care providers based on information in the intake assessment 
  • Advocacy on behalf of individual with other health professionals 
  • Coordination of one-on-one pre-natal care with the community health nurse 
  • Home visits to the sick, elderly, new mothers and persons with health care needs 
  • Assistance with coordinating local and long distance travel arrangements for medical appointments
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Stanjikoming First Nation
Eligibility Members of Mitaanjigamiing First Nation
Application Prior arrangements must be made for home visits
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-274-2188
Fax 807-274-9182
E-Mail health@mitaanjigamiing.ca
Website www.mitaanjigamiing.ca
Primary Executive Jamie Lynn Anderson, Health Coordinator; Phone: 807-274-2188 ext 232 * (Cell) 807-271-2302
Alternate Executive Community Nurse; Phone: 807-274-2188 ext 233
Site Location Community is approx 56 km NE of Fort Frances off Hwy 17 onto Hwy 611, along shores of Stanjikoming Bay on Rainy Lake
Located In Community Stanjikoming First Nation
Address Stanjikoming First Nation, ON
 
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Mailing Address c/o Health Services 
PO Box 609 
Fort Frances, ON P9A 3M9
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)