Description & Services
Public Comments Formerly Community Care Access Centre
Description (Service) Formerly Community Care Access Centre
 
Access to health care support at home or in the community
 
  • Assists individuals to plan and make informed choices about managing their health care needs or the needs of someone they care for 
  • Coordinates information about other services available within the community and links individuals with these services when appropriate 
  • Determines access to health care services provided in the home 
  • Determines admission to long term care facilities (homes for the aged, nursing homes) 
  • Determines access to health support services provided in schools for children with special needs 
  • Maintains an ongoing waiting list for placement, programs, and services
 
Head Office is located in Thunder Bay
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Marathon
Eligibility Individuals who are facing the challenges of age, illness, injury or disability
Application
  • Call; no referral for most services 
  • Waiting periods for direct services vary depending on type of service required and priority need
Languages English ; French
Fees Covered by OHIP
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-229-8627
Toll Free Phone 1-866-449-3313
Fax 807-229-8628
Website healthcareathome.ca/northwest/en
Located In Community Marathon
Address Wilson Memorial Hospital
26 Peninsula Rd
Marathon, ON P0T 2E0
 
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Intersection Peninsula Rd and Ontario St
Mailing Address Box 1559 
Marathon, ON P0T 2E0
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Hospital is fully accessible, door to office does not have push button
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1996
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)