Dokis First Nation

Diabetes Program

Home Agency Service

Description
Provides education and services for the prevention, management and treatment of diabetes
  • Provides case management and screening services
  • Provides one-on-one or group consultation on monitoring blood sugar levels and medications
  • Offers basic foot care
  • Works to reduce the number of avoidable complications that can arise from uncontrolled diabetes
  • Advises on developing and implementing an approach to care and management of diabetes including healthy eating, exercise, and other lifestyle choices
  • Assists individuals in finding appropriate services
  • Provides referrals to other health care professionals
  • Participates actively in the Integrated Diabetes Care Team with Nipissing and Temagami First Nations which offers quarterly clinics in each community to improve continuity of services that includes ongoing screening, diabetes management, education, medical supervision and referrals to specialized services
Eligibility
Members of Dokis First Nation 18 years of age and older living with pre-diabetes, type 1 diabetes, and type 2 diabetes or at-risk

Application Process
  • Appointments recommended
  • No referral required
Office
705-763-2112 - Health Centre
Fax
705-763-2663
Web Site
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Email
info@dokisfirstnation.com
Mailing Address
Health Centre
940-B Main St
Dokis First Nation, ON, P0M 2N1
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Bernadette Restoule, Community Diabetes Educator
Email: bernadette.r@dokisfirstnation.com
Phone: 705-763-2112 Ext 233
Community Health Nurse
Renate Serafinowicz
Email: renate.s@dokisfirstnation.com
Phone: 705-763-2112 Ext 236
Fees
None
Documents Required
Valid Ontario health card
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
Government - City
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Updated On
March 17, 2021
Address
Health Centre, 940-B Main St
Dokis First Nation, ON, P0M 2N1
  • Dokis Health Centre is located at Main St in the community of Dokis First Nation
  • Co-located in the same building as the Administration/Band Office

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Hours of Operation
Mon
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Tue
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Wed
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Thu
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Fri
8:30 am to 4:00 pm

Mon-Thu 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm; Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm
Service Area(s)
Dokis First Nation