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Other members of the Family Health Team include: Chief of Staff, Dr Joanne Spencer; Registered Nurse, Keira Lacosse; Registered Nurse, Lisa Campbell; Registered Practical Nurse, Ashley McEvoy; Registered Practical Nurse, Jackie King; Mental Health Worker, Candace Green

Organization: Atikokan Family Health Team  
Phone Numbers: 807-597-2721
Fax: Medical Clinic: 807-597-4632
Family Health Team: 807-597-6008
Email: karen@atikokanfht.com
Website: www.atikokanfht.com
Address:
PO Box 398
Atikokan, ON
P0T 1C0
Street
Address
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Atikokan Clinic
123 Marks St
Atikokan
 
Intersection: Marks St and Mackenzie Ave W
Location: Lower level of Atikokan Medical Associates Clinic
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm * closed 12 noon-1 pm
Urgent Care Clinic: Mon-Fri 1 pm-4 pm
Executives: Karen Lusignan - Executive Director
807-597-8781 ext 1
Lisa Marusyk - Clinic Manager
Service Description: The Atikokan Family Health Team includes: Physicians, Registered Nurses, Registered Practical Nurses, Dietitian, Mental Health Worker, Pharmacist and Administration

Family Health Teams allow physicians and other allied health providers to work as a team to focus on keeping patients healthy. The vision calls for physicians, nurse practitioners and other members of the team to practice together in a positive working environment, sharing and benefiting from the complementary knowledge and skills of their colleagues

One of two sites - located on the lower level of the Atikokan Medical Associates Clinic

Medical care team focused on family and community health
  • Offers timely access to high quality primary care from a Clinic site and an Outreach site
  • Provides access to other health care professionals within and outside of the Family Health Team
  • Coordinates documentation if patient receives care from a member of the team
  • Provides follow-up by RN when discharged from hospital
  • Provides an urgent care clinic
  • Offers the Standford Chronic Disease Self-Management program
  • Participates in teaching with a regular rotation of medical students and residents from Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM)

Provides the following programs and services:
  • Allergy shots
  • Breast Start Program
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Program
  • Ear flushes
  • INR Program
  • Smoking Cessation Program
  • Teledermatology
  • Urgent care assessments

Offers primary health care including but not limited to:
  • Chronic disease management
  • Health promotion
  • Disease prevention

Fees: Most services covered by OHIP
Application: Call for appointment * no referral required for most services
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: No restrictions
Languages: English
Area(s) Served:
Atikokan and area  
See Also: Family Health Teams

This information was last completely updated on March 20, 2017

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