Nipigon District Family Health Team

Site: Nipigon

Service: Family Health Team

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Description & Services
Public Comments For after-hours needs, patients can either call the Telephone Health Advisory Service at 1-866-553-7205 or go directly to the Nipigon District Hospital, where they will be assessed by a registered nurse in the Emergency department
Description (Agency) A Family Health Team comprised of many health professionals, including Family Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Social Workers, Registered Dieticians, and Registered Nurses
Agency Services
Description (Service) Medical care team focused on family and community health
 
  • Offers timely access to primary care  
  • Provides access to other health care professionals within and outside of the Family Health Team  
  • Coordinates patient care using an interdisciplinary team
 
Offers primary health care including but not limited to:  
  • Chronic disease education and prevention  
  • Disease management  
  • Health promotion  
  • Mental health and addictions services 
  • Outreach services
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Beardmore ; Biinjitiwaabik Zaaging Anishinaabek First Nation ; Dorion ; Hurkett ; Nipigon ; Red Rock ; Red Rock Indian Band
Eligibility Must have valid Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP) card
Application Call for an appointment
Languages English
Fees Most services covered by OHIP
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-887-5252
Fax 807-887-5991
E-Mail reception@ndfht.ca
Website www.ndfht.ca
Primary Executive Colette Shwetz, Executive Director; Email: cshwetz@ndfht.ca
Site Location Nipigon District Memorial Hospital
Located In Community Nipigon
Address Nipigon District Memorial Hospital
125 Hogan Rd
Nipigon, ON P0T 2J0
 
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Intersection Hogan Rd and 1 St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)