Animbiigoo Zaagi'igan Anishinaabek

Site: Health Office

Service: Medical Transportation Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Nokiiwin Tribal Council (NTC)  
Political Tribal Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)  
Robinson-Superior Treaty
Description (Service) Responsible for processing Non-Insured Health Benefits Service claims and coordinating medical transportation for community members  
  • Submits medical appointment travel, mileage, meal and accommodation requests on behalf of individual  
  • Assists with making travel arrangements  
  • Maintains client documentation, receipts and related information  
  • Provides transportation to medical appointments within the community and medical appointments out-of-town in Geraldton and Thunder Bay
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Animbiigoo Zaagi'igan Anishinaabek First Nation
Eligibility Members of Animbiigoo Zaagi'igan Anishinaabek who require assistance with Non-insured Health Benefits (NIHB) arrangements and forms, and assistance with medical transportation due to age or disability
Application Non-Insured Health Benefits  
  • Requires booked appointments
 
Medical Transportation  
  • Requires written proof of medical appointment  
  • Requires 24 hour advance booking; exceptions made for emergencies  
  • Advance cancellation recommended
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-875-2785
Toll Free Phone 1-877-669-6606
Fax 807-875-2786
E-Mail gnayanookeesic@aza.ca
Website www.aza.ca
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Primary Contact Georgina Nayanookeesic, Receptionist; Phone: 807-875-2785 ext 221
Primary Executive Cheryl Kindla-King, Medical Services Clerk; Phone: 807-875-2785 ext 253; Email: ckindlaking@aza.ca
Alternate Executive Lynda Lynch, Manager of Health and Social Services; Phone: 807-875-2785 ext 222 * (Cell) 807-632-2434; Email: llynch@aza.ca
Site Location Health office is located in separate building next door to the Band Office
Located In Community Beardmore
Address Health Office
204 Main St
Beardmore, ON P0T 1G0
 
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Intersection Main St and Hwy 11
Mailing Address PO Box 120 
Beardmore, ON P0T 1G0
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 Integration Network (NWLHIN) ; Federal - Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)