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Description & Services
Description (Service) Educates patients about their medications 
  • Utilizes the Ontario Telemedicine Network (OTN) 
  • Works by Nurse and patient reviewing all medications with Pharmacist on the OTN who provides medication education, side effects and potential interactions  
  • Provides a medication schedule to each patient 
  • Records the findings in patient's Electronic Medical Records (EMR) for physician's awareness
Discharge Medication Reconciliation 
  • Reviews all medication lists for patients discharged from Atikokan General Hospital (AGH) 
  • Records all changes in patient's EMR 
  • Refers patients with numerous changes to a 1-hour OTN session with Pharmacist
Also provides: 
  • Medication reviews for patients referred to the Falls Prevention program 
  • Monitoring of the INR test results; makes phone calls to patients with their new orders and informs them of when it's time for the next blood test
NOTE: Pharmacist makes annual visit to Atikokan Clinic for in-person consultations
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
OTN Pharmacist appointments: Wed 9 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Atikokan
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Requires booked appointments; allows 1 hour per session
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-597-8781
Fax 807-597-6008
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Brianna Coulson, Reception; Phone: 807-597-8781 ext 0
Alternate Contact Glenys Vanstone, Pharmacist
Located In Community Atikokan
Address 101 Zuke Rd
Atikokan, ON P0T 1C0
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Intersection Zuke Rd and Mackenzie Ave E
Mailing Address c/o Pharmacist Services 
PO Box 398 
Atikokan, ON P0T 1C0
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; Lift available from lower to upper level for clinic services
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)