Family Health Teams

Programs and Services

 

The Family Team has a number of health care professionals who can help you manage your health. They include Registered Nurses, Registered Practical Nurse, Registered Dietitian, and Registered Social Worker.


Many programs/services are available to you even if you do not have a family physician or have a family physician outside of our area.
Members of our team provide individual appointments and group programming in targeted acute care, chronic disease management, health promotion and disease prevention for everyone.

 

We encourage you to contact our team to discuss how we may be able to assist you in managing your health in any of the following:

Arthritis Arthritis
  • Monthly Assessment Clinic
  • Individual Appointments

 

Asthma
  • Individual Appointments
  • Spirometry Testing available every 2 months

 

Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
  • Individual Appointments

 

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease-COPD
  • Individual Appointments
  • Spirometry Testing available every 2 months

 

Diabetes
  • IIndividual Appointments
  • Group Classes

 

Dietary Counseling with Dietitian
  • Individual Appointments
  • Group Classes

 

Dyslipidemia / Cholesterol
  • Individual Appointments

 

Foot Care
  • By Registered Practical Nurse with foot care certification
  • Individual Appointments

 

Heart Health Screening
  • Individual Appointments
Hypertension
  • Individual Appointments

 

Injections/Immunizations
  • Individual Appointments
    (patient must have own serum for injections)

 

Mental Health Counseling
  • With Registered Social Worker
  • Individual Appointments

 

Osteoporosis
  • Individual Appointments
  • Group Classes

 

Prenatal Counseling
  • Classes twice yearly
  • Individual Appointments

 

Smoking Cessation
  • Individual Appointments  
  • Group Appointments

 

Suture Removal and Wound Care

 

“From Soup to Tomatoes”
  • Group Exercise Program
    (available in person at Elks Hall or online at otnwebcast.ca)
  • Individual Appointments

 

Craving Change
  • With Registered Social Worker and Dietitian
  • Group class for people who have identified problems in relationship with food