Timiskaming Health Unit

Site: New Liskeard - 247 Whitewood Ave

Service: Infectious Disease

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Reports diseases to the Ministry of Health (mandatory reportable diseases, under the Health Protection and Promotion Act)  
  • Provides listing of reportable diseases  
  • Implements specific measures to control the spread of a disease during an outbreak  
  • Conducts pandemic flu planning sessions  
  • Provides information packages on control and treatment of head lice  
  • Collaborates on infection control policies and procedures in all acute and long-term care facilities
 
Provides information and resources on the following: 
  • Common Childhood Illnesses/Problems 
  • Communicable Diseases 
  • Pandemic and pandemic planning 
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections: HIV/AIDS
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm * first Tue of the month 8:30 am-8 pm
Areas Served Timiskaming District
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call for information
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-647-4305
Toll Free Phone 1-866-747-4305
Fax 705-647-5779
Website www.timiskaminghu.com
Located In Community New Liskeard
Address 247 Whitewood Ave, Unit 43
New Liskeard, ON P0J 1P0
 
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Intersection Whitewood Ave and Edith St
Mailing Address PO Box 1090 
New Liskeard, ON P0J 1P0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1938
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC)