Barrie Community Health Centre

Site: Barrie Waterfront

Service: Walking Group

Description
Description (Service) COVID-19 Response
  • all in-person group programs and workshops are cancelled until further notice
  • some groups are being held virtually, check website or call 705-734-9690 for more updates
  • one-on-one in-person appointments are available and must be made in advance, walk-in appointments are not available
  • requests for appointments will be triaged to determine if the appointment can be handled over the phone, using video technology or if an in-person, face-to-face visit is required
  • for in-person visits all patients will be actively screened for COVID-19 at the time of booking and again on-site at the point of entry for your appointment
  • If you have an in-person appointment scheduled at the BCHC and develop COVID-19 symptoms prior to the day of your appointment, please DO NOT COME TO THE BCHC and call the clinic at 705-734-9690 to inform reception of the change in your health
Primary Care Appointments
  • Call 705-734-9690 to book an appointment with a Physician, Nurse Practitioner or the clinic Nurse
  • for appointments with a Social Worker, Dietitian, Diabetes Educator or Physiotherapist, ask your family physician or nurse practitioner to send a counselling referral on your behalf
  • Social Work - all one-on-one social work counselling appointments will be conducted in person or via virtual appointments, same day appointments are also being provided
  • Physiotherapy - all physiotherapy appointments are available in person or via virtual appointments
  • Dietitian - all appointments will be conducted in person, via phone or video conferencing
  • Diabetes - all appointments will be conducted via phone or in person if requested by the patient
  • Virtual Visits - some appointments are being made available through e-visits OTN or Zoom
  • In person OTN visits are available by scheduling with the receptionist
Regular Service
Walking group
  • facilitated by a Physiotherapist, Community Health Worker and Volunteers
  • meet at Spirit Catcher on Barrie's Waterfront
Service Details
Public Comments COVID-19 Response
  • all in-person group programs and workshops are cancelled until further notice
  • some groups are being held virtually, check website or call 705-734-9690 for more updates
  • one-on-one in-person appointments are available and must be made in advance, walk-in appointments are not available
  • requests for appointments will be triaged to determine if the appointment can be handled over the phone, using video technology or if an in-person, face-to-face visit is required
  • for in-person visits all patients will be actively screened for COVID-19 at the time of booking and again on-site at the point of entry for your appointment
  • If you have an in-person appointment scheduled at the BCHC and develop COVID-19 symptoms prior to the day of your appointment, please DO NOT COME TO THE BCHC and call the clinic at 705-734-9690 to inform reception of the change in your health
Primary Care Appointments
  • Call 705-734-9690 to book an appointment with a Physician, Nurse Practitioner or the clinic Nurse
  • for appointments with a Social Worker, Dietitian, Diabetes Educator or Physiotherapist, ask your family physician or nurse practitioner to send a counselling referral on your behalf
  • Social Work - all one-on-one social work counselling appointments will be conducted in person or via virtual appointments, same day appointments are also being provided
  • Physiotherapy - all physiotherapy appointments are available in person or via virtual appointments
  • Dietitian - all appointments will be conducted in person, via phone or video conferencing
  • Diabetes - all appointments will be conducted via phone or in person if requested by the patient
  • Virtual Visits - some appointments are being made available through e-visits OTN or Zoom
  • In person OTN visits are available by scheduling with the receptionist
Hours
  • Sep-Jun Mon 10 am-11:30 am 
  • Jul-Aug Mon 9:15 am-10:45am 
  • hours may vary, call to confirm
Areas Served Barrie - and surrounding area
Eligibility
  • Adults, Older Adults 
  • new participants will be given priority
Application Call to register
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
Spirit Catcher - Barrie Waterfront
15 Lakeshore Blvd
Barrie, ON L4N 6T4
 
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Intersection Maple Ave and Simcoe St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-734-9690 Ext 291
Fax 705-734-0239
Website www.bchc.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/BarrieCommunityHealthCentre/?ref=hl
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/BarrieCHC
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/channel/UCorp0MhUrsPHAr2RAxraiLA

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