Pays Plat First Nation

Site: Pays Plat Health Centre

Service: Medical Transportation Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Unaffiliated 
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Superior Treaty
Description (Service) Delivers medical transportation services and assistance in making medical appointment arrangements  
  • Enforces the medical patient transportation policy 
  • Supervises the medical van driver as he/she provides transportation to any medical appointments within the community  
  • Provides transportation from/to Pays Plat to any medical appointments (doctor, dentist, optometrist etc) in Terrace Bay, Nipigon and Thunder Bay  
  • Provides assistance with making arrangements for any medical appointments out of town (includes bus warrants) such as booking appointments, hotels, and completing applications for mileage compensation
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Pays Plat First Nation
Eligibility Members of Pays Plat First Nation who require assistance with medical transportation due to illness, injury or age
Application
  • Requires written proof of medical appointment  
  • Requires 24 hour advance booking; exceptions made for emergencies  
  • Advance cancellation recommended
Languages English ; Interpretive Services
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-824-1112
Fax 807-824-4623
E-Mail pphealth@tbaytel.net
Website www.ppfn.ca
Primary Contact Debra Bouchard, Community Health Representative
Site Location Community is approx 180 km NE of Thunder Bay along Hwy 17 near Rossport, 44 km W of Terrace Bay
Located In Community Pays Plat First Nation
Address Health Centre
10 Pow Wow Dr, Business Centre, Unit C
Pays Plat, ON P0T 3C0
 
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Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC); North West Local Health Integratin Network (NWLHIN) ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)