Alberta Health Services

North Zone - Indigenous Wellness Core


Description
This program partners with Indigenous peoples, communities and key stakeholders to provide accessible, culturally appropriate health services for First Nations, Métis and Inuit peoples.

This program:

  • supports cultural awareness and sensitivity
  • help navigate patients through the healthcare system
  • referrals to addiction and mental health supports
  • monitors the health of the Indigenous population in northern Alberta

The program also:

  • helps Indigenous patients and families throughout their hospital stay
  • connects them to the health services and programs in their home communities
  • works within communities to create partnerships in areas of public health, prevention, promotion, and chronic disease management
Affiliation: Indigenous organizations and communities throughout Northern Alberta.Key Provider: indigenous community health representatives, indigenous health liaisons
Eligibility
N/A
Application Process
Service Access: Walk-in / Drop In Service, Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.See locations for contact information.Referral Process: N/A

Waiting Period: N/A,
Telephone
780-814-3238
Fax
780-926-7377
Web Site
https://www.ahs.ca/ihp
Email
josephine.salopree@ahs.ca; IndigenousWellnessCore@ahs.ca
Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Fees
Fee: N/AFee Reduction: N/AMembership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: No -
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
August 20, 2021
Address
11202 100 Avenue
High Level, AB, T0H 1Z0

This facility provides a range of healthcare services including a 24/7 emergency department.


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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Tue
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Wed
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Thu
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Fri
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM