Site: Huntsville - Howland Building
|Record #: MUS0079||Last Modified: 31 Jul 2019||Last Full Update: 31 Jul 2019|
|Description (Service)||Medical care team focused on family and community health * coordinates patient care in order to assess and treat injuries or illness * team includes family physicians, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, mental health therapists, respiratory therapist and dietitian.
Programs and Specialty Care Teams:
Hope Huntsville Palliative Care:
Provides quality end-of-life care to patients and families with an advanced progressive illness.
* Provides a comprehensive assessment and assists seniors with complex health problems.
* family and caregiver support related to senior's care including: depression * dementia, confusion * memory * falls * medication problems
* has a geriatric outreach team to provide care in home
Pulmonary Rehab/Asthma/Smoking Cessation:
Offers self-management programs for people and their families who live with asthma or COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease), as well as smoking cessation.
Offers assistance to patients with:
• Weight management
• Elevated cholesterol
• Diabetes prevention
• Irritable bowel disease and other digestive disorders
• Childhood nutrition
• Sport nutrition
• Healthy eating on a budget
Mental Health Therapy services:
Counselling program offers short term counselling to adults, children, and youth for issues such as:
• Couple issues
Primary Care services:
Registered Nurses and Registered Practical Nurses offer chronic disease management and health promotion programs in the doctor’s offices of the Algonquin Family Health Team.
Other AFHT programs and services offered at our satellite office at The Summit Center – Wellness Hub include: Healthy Heart Program * Mobile Active Healthy Aging * Nurse Practitioner *Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) Phone: 705-789-5986 or Fax: 705-789-2809
The Muskoka Community Health Hub – Dorset:
Provides primary and episodic care to local and seasonal residents. Not a walk-in clinic. Located at 1096 Main St, Dorset, ON P0A 1E0 Phone: 705-766-0866 for more information.
|Hours||Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Some evening appointments available, call Howland Building at 705-787-0846 or the Wellness Hub at 705-789-5986 for information
|Areas Served||Huntsville - and surrounding area|
|Eligibility||Children, Youth, Adults, Seniors who have a Family Physician or Nurse Practitioner within the Family Health Team|
|Application||Call for appointment or obtain referral from physician as appropriate.|
|Fees||Most services covered by OHIP|
|Address and Location|
|Site Location||Howland Building on campus of Huntsville District Memorial Hospital|
|Located In Community||Huntsville|
|Address & Map||
100 Frank Miller Dr
Huntsville, ON P1H 1H7
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|Intersection||NW corner of Muskoka Rd 3 and Hwy 60|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Social Media|| Facebook: www.facebook.com/MuskokaFamilyHealth
|Primary Contact||Valerie Booker, Administrative Assistant - Howland Building (Main office)|
|Primary Executive||Janine van den Heuvel, Executive Director|
|Alternate Executive||Dr Melanie Mar, Lead Physician, Algonquin FHT|