Primary Care Team - Manitoulin Island District & Espanola
Primary Care Services
Noojmowin Teg Health Centre’s Primary Care services are provided by the following:
- Nurse Practitioners
- Registered Practical Nurses
Nurse Practitioner Services are offered on Manitoulin and in Espanola
Service providers are caring and committed to providing primary health care for individuals of all ages and families living on and off the seven First Nations communities of the Manitoulin Island District and Espanola. Focusing on health rather than illness, the approach of the Primary Care team is to support and promote the maintenance of a healthy lifestyle through sound medical practices and encouraging clients to take ownership of their health in partnership with their providers.
In May of 2018, Noojmowin Teg Health Centre received full accreditation status through the Canadian Centre for Accreditation (CCA) with Primary Care being the primary focus of the external review, concluding that the organization met all 14 mandatory Community-Based Standards as well as meeting all six (6) of the Leading Practice Standards (non-mandatory).
Espanola Nurse Practitioner Clinic
Please call the Espanola Family Health Team to book an appointment (705) 862-7991
For information on Noojmowin Teg Health Centre’s Primary Care services, please contact the Primary Care Manager at (705) 368-0083 ext. 313.
For general inquiries on the programs and services provided by Noojmowin Teg Health Centre, please contact (705) 368-0083.
Pregnancy Options & Support Clinic
Noojmowin Teg Health Centre is committed to client-centred care including a woman’s right to choose options.
If you think you might be pregnant, find out for sure by taking a pregnancy test.
Where do I get a pregnancy test?
- You can make an appointment with your nurse practitioner, or health care provider
- Purchase a pregnancy test at a local pharmacy
- If you are a student, you can visit the school nurse if available
- Call Noojmowin Teg Health Centre for an appointment, (705) 368-0083
Our pregnancy options & support clinic offers confidential pregnancy options in a safe, non-judgemental environment.
Speak with your primary care provider about a referral, or call Noojmowin Teg Health Centre at (705) 368-0083 and ask to see a Nurse Practitioner.
Mental health is just as important as physical health. Social workers are available to individuals to help work through problems or situations in a safe, confidential and supportive environment.
Speak with your primary care provider about a referral, or call us at (705) 368-0083 for more information on counselling services and finding the assistance and services you need.