Description & Services
Public Comments Other members of the Family Health Team include: Chief of Staff, Dr Joanne Spencer; Registered Nurse, Keira Lacosse; Registered Nurse, Lisa Campbell; Registered Practical Nurse, Ashley McEvoy; Registered Practical Nurse, Jackie King; Mental Health Worker, Candace Green
Description (Agency) The Atikokan Family Health Team includes: Physicians, Registered Nurses, Registered Practical Nurses, Dietitian, Mental Health Worker, Pharmacist and Administration 
 
Family Health Teams allow physicians and other allied health providers to work as a team to focus on keeping patients healthy. The vision calls for physicians, nurse practitioners and other members of the team to practice together in a positive working environment, sharing and benefiting from the complementary knowledge and skills of their colleagues
Agency Services
Description (Service) Medical care team focused on family and community health 
  • Offers timely access to high quality primary care from a Clinic site and an Outreach site 
  • Provides access to other health care professionals within and outside of the Family Health Team 
  • Coordinates documentation if patient receives care from a member of the team 
  • Provides follow-up by RN when discharged from hospital 
  • Provides an urgent care clinic  
  • Offers the Standford Chronic Disease Self-Management program 
  • Participates in teaching with a regular rotation of medical students and residents from Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM)
 
Provides the following programs and services: 
  • Allergy shots 
  • Breast Start Program 
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Program 
  • Ear flushes 
  • INR Program 
  • Smoking Cessation Program 
  • Teledermatology 
  • Urgent care assessments
 
Offers primary health care including but not limited to: 
  • Chronic disease management 
  • Health promotion 
  • Disease prevention
Hours Office Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm 
Urgent Care Clinic: Mon-Fri 1 pm-4 pm
Areas Served Atikokan
Eligibility No restrictions
Application
  • Call for appointment 
  • No referral required for most services
Languages English
Fees Service - Some tests and/or forms are not covered by Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP) ; Most services covered by OHIP
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-597-2721
Fax Medical Clinic: 807-597-4632 
Family Health Team: 807-597-6008
E-Mail karen@atikokanfht.com
Website www.atikokanfht.com
Primary Contact Clinic Reception
Primary Executive Karen Lusignan, Executive Director; Phone: 807-597-8781 ext 1
Alternate Executive Lisa Marusyk, Clinic Manager
Site Location Lower level of Atikokan Medical Associates Clinic
Located In Community Atikokan
Address Atikokan Clinic
123 Marks St
Atikokan, ON P0T 1C0
 
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Intersection Marks St and Mackenzie Ave W
Mailing Address 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); Northwest Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)
Meetings Board Meetings: Sep, Nov, Jan, Mar, May 
Annual General Meeting: Jun