Jane Mattinas Health Centre

Mission Statement

The Jane Mattinas Health Centre provides health and prevention services that focuses on educational aspects of healthy living in a manner that promotes mutual respect in a safe environment.

Vision

To have a community that practices daily activities. Maintains a constant awareness of the positive benefits of proactive health care principles for the mind, body & soul.

Values

The Jane Mattinas Health Centre believes in offering its services in a confidential and sensitive manner with equal opportunity. It respects the freedom of choice and recognizes the importance of a holistic approach for a healthy community.


Health centre focused on family and community health:

  • Offers primary health care services through a medical clinic and outreach programs
  • Provides services through Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, RNs, RPNs and traditional healers
  • Offers culturally appropriate programs and services for Aboriginals, combining traditional healing and Western medical practices
  • Provides chronic disease management
  • Provides referrals to other service providers and specialists
  • Performs some diagnostic procedures including electrocardiograms and specimen collection
  • Publishes a monthly newsletter available online
  • Collaborates with Riverside Health Care Facilities and Fort Frances Family Health Team for consultations, diagnostic imaging and laboratory analysis

Administers the following programs and services:

  • Health Planning and Quality Management
  • Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
  • Maternal Child Health
  • Community Health Nursing
  • Immunization
  • Pre/Post Natal Nutrition and CPNP
  • Home and Community Care
  • Primary Care
  • Chronic Disease Management and Support
  • Traditional Practices and Medicines
  • FASD and Family Support Services
  • Addictions (NNADAP) and Aftercare
  • Intervention and Crisis Management/Victim Service
  • Needle Exchange
  • Mental Health
  • Medical Transportation
  • Non-Insured Health Benefits
  • Communicable Disease Management and Support
  • Community Health Promotion Events
  • Early Childhood Development
  • Dental and Children’s Oral Health Initiative
  • IRS (Residential School)
  • Environmental Health (Population Health)
  • Accreditation
  • Privacy and Security