Sioux Narrows Nursing Station

Service: Nursing Station

Description & Services
Description (Agency) Operates a nursing station
Description (Service) Provides services that promote physical and mental health for community members 
  • Coordinates health care services through a health team that consists of Community Health Nurse and Community Health Representative 
  • Coordinates Physician consultations weekly through visiting Physicians from Kenora and other locations 
  • Coordinates dentist appointments twice per month 
  • Provides health awareness and counselling, education and prevention workshops especially in the areas of diabetes and alcohol/drug abuse 
  • Coordinates clinics/workshops in areas that may include Diabetes, Foot Care, Immunization, Sexual Health and Communicable Diseases 
  • Publishes a monthly newsletter which is mailed out to area residents
 
Addresses individual health care needs by providing: 
  • Advocacy on behalf of individual with other health professionals 
  • Coordination of one-on-one prenatal 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 Hours vary; contact Nursing Station to verify times 
Hours are also posted at Bank, Municipal Office and in Newsletter
Areas Served Caliper Lake ; Nestor Falls ; Sabaskong Bay First Nation ; Sioux Narrows ; Whitefish Bay First Nation ; Crow Lake
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Requires booked appointments to have consultation with visiting professionals
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-226-1081
Fax 807-226-1061
Primary Contact Millie Rydberg, Nursing Station Clerk
Primary Executive Wanda Kabel, Chief Administrative Officer, Municipality of Sioux Narrows; Phone: 807-226-5241; Fax: 807-226-5712
Site Location Same building as the Ambulance Base
Located In Community Sioux Narrows
Address Hwy 71
Sioux Narrows, ON P0X 1N0
 
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Intersection Hwy 71 and Fickas Rd
Mailing Address Box 27 
Sioux Narrows, ON P0X 1N0
Physical Access Not 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)