Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre

Site: Sioux Lookout - Fifth Ave

Service: Extended Care Facility

Description & Services
Public Comments
  • Accredited by Accreditations Canada 
  • Visiting hours: 8 am-8 pm
Description (Service) Operates a 20-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  
  • Intergenerational programs  
  • 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  
  • Care conferences 
  • Foot care 
  • Hairdressing and barber services  
  • Laundry services  
  • Meals 
  • Medication administration 
  • Palliative care (end-of-life care) 
  • Physician visits 
  • Psychogeriatric resource consultant 
  • Social work services and family services coordinator  
  • Spiritual programs and pastoral care  
  • Various recreational programs and social events
 
Offers the following amenities: 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Alarms on exit doors 
  • Animals on-site 
  • Common television room 
  • Private and semi-private rooms with 2-piece washroom (toilet & sink) 
  • Shared shower and bathing rooms 
  • Secure building exits 
  • Secure units
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 7:30 am-3:30 pm 
Emergencies: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Algoma District ; Cochrane District ; Kenora District ; Lac Seul First Nation ; Manitoulin District ; Nipissing District ; Ojibway Nation of Saugeen First Nation ; Pickle Lake ; Rainy River District ; Sioux Lookout ; Sudbury District ; Thunder Bay District ; Timiskaming District ; Includes the Treaty #3 Nishnawbe-Aski communities north of Sioux Lookout
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
 
  • Must have a valid Ontario Health Card 
  • Must have health care needs that cannot be met with any combination of caregiving, care in your home or care in your community and 
  • Have health care needs that can be met in a long term care home
Application Apply through the North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)
Languages English ; Cree - Staff Person ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, Oji-Cree; upon request
Fees Program - Some programs may require additional fees ; Service - Accommodation; Some services may require additional fees ; Fee assistance available for Basic accommodations ; assistance is provided by Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC).
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-737-1364
Fax 807-737-2449
Website www.slmhc.on.ca/home.htm
Primary Contact Denise Williams, Patient Care Manager; Phone: 807-737-3030 ext 6568 * 807-737-6568; Email: dwilliams@slmhc.on.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Margie Kimball, Activation Coordinator; Phone: 807-737-3030 ext 4578; Email: mkimball@slmhc.on.ca
Primary Executive Susan Anderson, Director, Patient Care Services; Phone: 807-737-3030 ext 6574; Fax: 807-737-6287; Email: suanderson@slmhc.on.ca
Alternate Executive Judy Hindy, Clinical Team Leader; Phone: 807-737-2877 ext 4000; Email: jhindy@slmhc.on.ca
Site Location Next door to the Hugh Allen Clinic
Located In Community Sioux Lookout
Address 75 Fifth Ave
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1K9
 
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Intersection Fifth Ave and Seventh Ave
Mailing Address c/o William 'Bill' George Extended Care 
PO Box 909 
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1B4
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1991
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)