Description
Description (Service) Provides education and services for the prevention, management and treatment of diabetes  
  • Provides case management and screening services 
  • Provides one-on-one or group consultation on monitoring blood sugar levels and medications 
  • Offers basic foot care  
  • Works to reduce the number of avoidable complications that can arise from uncontrolled diabetes  
  • Advises on developing and implementing an approach to care and management of diabetes including healthy eating, exercise, and other lifestyle choices  
  • Assists individuals in finding appropriate services  
  • Provides referrals to other health care professionals 
  • Organizes activities such as Diabetes Bingo to raise awareness
Service Details
Public Comments Tribal Council: Waabnoong Bemjiwang Association of First Nations (WBAFN)  
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Huron Treaty
Hours Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Fri 8:30 am-12 noon
Areas Served Henvey Inlet First Nation
Eligibility Members of Henvey Inlet First Nation living with pre-diabetes, type 1 diabetes, and type 2 diabetes or at-risk
Application
  • Appointments recommended  
  • No referral required 
  • If transportation is required for any events, must make arrangements with the Health Centre 3 days prior to the event
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Address and Location
Site Location Community is located 1 km E off Hwy 69 along Pickerel River Rd approx 80 km S of Sudbury
Located In Community Henvey Inlet First Nation
Address & Map
Health Centre
354A Pickerel River Rd
Pickerel, ON P0G 1J0
 
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Intersection Pickerel River Rd and Sub Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-857-1221
Toll Free Phone 1-866-252-3330
Fax 705-857-0730
E-Mail admin@henveymedicalcentre.com
Website www.hifn.ca
Primary Contact Brenda Contin, Community Health Nurse; Phone: 705-857-1221 ext 226; Email: brenda.contin@henveymedicalcentre.com
Primary Executive Edward Panamick Sr, Health Director; Phone: 705-857-1221 ext 223; Email: Ed.Panamick@henveymedicalcentre.com
Alternate Executive Darcy Ashawasegai, Health Centre Receptionist; Phone: 705-857-1221 ext 221

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