Dryden Area Family Health Team

Heart Health Program

Home Agency Service

Description
Provides heart health, stroke prevention and risk factor services and information
  • Offers blood pressure checks through Nursing Station drop-in clinics
  • Offers screening clinic once per month at Shoppers Drug Mart
  • Provides high blood pressure (hypertension) education about the risks, and strategies for lowering your blood pressure
Provides education and information for:
  • Self-monitoring of blood pressure and management through diet, exercise, stress reduction and smoking cessation
  • Cholesterol management
  • Congestive heart failure (CHF)
  • Stroke prevention
Cardiac Education Program
  • Offers post event cardiac education
  • Includes individual assessment, education and support
  • Develops treatment/education goals for each person and reviews recent event, heart health, blood pressure management and medication use
  • Offers nutrition and healthy lifestyle education with Registered Dietitian
  • Conducts weekly group educational sessions
Comments
Shopper's Drug Mart is located at 25 Duke St
Eligibility
No restrictions
Application Process
  • All services/programs require registration/appointment but not a referral
  • Nursing Station clinic and Shopper's Drug Mart clinic operate on a drop-in basis
Cardiac Education Program: Requires a Physician/Nurse Practitioner referral
Office
807-223-7406
Fax
807-223-7462
Web Site
Visit Website
Email
info.FamilyHealthTeam@drhc.on.ca
Mailing Address
Box 3003
58 Goodall St
Dryden, ON, P8N 2Z6
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Rae-Lynn Meade, Program Assistant
Phone: 807-223-7406 Ext 3002
Director
Sheri McMenemy
Email: smcmenemy@drhc.on.ca
Phone: 807-223-7406 Ext 3125
Fees
None; Most services covered by OHIP
Documents Required
Valid Ontario health (OHIP) card
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
Government - Provincial
Social Media
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Updated On
January 28, 2022
Address
40 Goodall Street
Dryden, ON, P8N 2Z6
Located on Goodall St near McMillan Ave, beside the Dryden Regional Health Centre
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Hours of Operation
Mon
8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Tue
8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Wed
8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Thu
8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Fri
8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Office: Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Nursing Station Drop-in: Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Fri 8:30 am-12 noon
Screening Clinic (Shoppers Drug Mart): last Thu of month 9 am-11 am
Cardiac Educational sessions: Thu 10 am
Service Area(s)
Dryden