Parry Sound Health Centre

Service: First Nations and Inuit Health Services

Description
Description (Service) The Parry Sound Health Centre (PSHC) provides culturally appropriate health services in five First Nations (FN) communities: Magnetawan FN, Shawanaga FN, Wasauksing FN, Moose Deer Pt. FN and Wahta Mohawk Territory. 
 
The Community Health Nurse visits these communities on a regular basis providing the following services:  
* Health Education and Health Promotion 
* Communicable Disease Control and Immunization  
* Maternal and Child health  
* School health 
* Chronic Disease Monitoring  
* Advocacy and Referrals to other health services 
* Harm Reduction/Needle Exchange program 
 
 
The PSHC clerk will assists registered First Nations clients to access the Non-Insured Health benefits program, (NIHB) which includes coverage for prescription medication, medical supplies and equipment, medical transportation, optometry and dental services. will also assist with claim submissions and appeals for coverage of services
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Parry Sound ; Wahta Mohawks, Moose Deer Point, Wasauksing, Shawanaga, Magnetawan
Eligibility All registered First Nations persons, living on or off a First Nation
Application Call or drop in * appointment preferred
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Parry Sound
Address & Map
James Street Federal Building
74 James St, 2nd Flr
Parry Sound, ON P2A 2X2
 
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Intersection James and Mary Sts
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-746-5807
Toll Free Phone Nepean 1-866-225-0709
Fax 705-746-1421
Website https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/first-nations-inuit-health.html
Primary Contact Susan Siwik, Community Health Nurse; Email: susan.siwik@hc-sc.gc.ca
Alternate Contact Nancy Tabobandung, Health Clerk; Email: nancy.tabobandung@canada.ca
Mailing Address PO Box 89 
Parry Sound, ON P2A 2X2