Welcome to the Algoma Nurse Practitioner Led Clinic

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The Algoma Nurse Practitioner-Led Clinic is a non-profit agency that provides primary care to residents of Sault Ste. Marie and surrounding area who are currently unattached to a primary care provider (Nurse Practitioner/ Physician). This is not a walk-in clinic. The clinic provides accessible comprehensive, patient-focused care to patients across the lifespan, including health promotion, disease prevention, chronic health, and mental health management. Members of the clinic will be registered to a nurse practitioner and will have access to the clinic's multidisciplinary team which includes a registered nurse, registered practical nurses, social worker, pharmacist and administrative staff. The team works collaboratively to aid patients in navigating the health system to coordinate integrated care within established community partnerships.

What Is a Nurse Practitioner-Led Clinic?

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A nurse practitioner (NP) is a registered health professional with advanced university education who provides personalized, quality health care to patients. Ontario nurse practitioners provide a full range of health care services to individuals, families, and communities in a variety of settings including hospitals and community-based clinics in cities and smaller towns in Ontario. We work in partnership with physicians, nurses, and other health care professionals such as social workers, midwives, mental health professionals, and pharmacists to keep you, your family and your community well.

Primary Care

Our Nurse Practitioner Clinic provides comprehensive, accessible, person centred and coordinated primary care services to people of all ages.

Immunization

We provide childhood, adolescent and adult immunizations.

Lifestyle Management

Appointments can be made with the Registered Nurse to discuss your concerns regarding weight, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, and more.

Diabetes

Diabetes education is available. This program is open to our patients with diabetes, are at risk for diabetes or to a caregiver for a person with diabetes.

Mental Health

We know anxiety, depression and stress can affect our health and wellbeing, call the NP clinic to make an appointment with our Registered Social Worker.

Pharmacist

Our Pharmacist is a member of your Health Care Team and works closely with your Nurse Practitioner, to ensure the most appropriate use of medications.

Notice About Parking

October 17, 2017
As of September 26, 2016, a parking meter increas is in effect and the changes are as follows; Minimum of $1.00 for 20 minutes Maximum of $6.00 for 2 Hours Meters will take quarters, loonies, and toonies ONLY Alternative, you may park in the pay-per-use lot for $5.00 off the Willow Avenue Entrance #1 (Behind Sault College Health and ...

New Advisory Council

May 17, 2017
New Advisory Council that have an impact on patient care and patient experiences in Ontario. The council will involve patients, families, and caregivers in the policy development process, ensuring that their needs and concerns are fully understood, and will help the health system become more responsive, transparent and accountable. Members of the council will be ...

Have you registered with Health Care Connect?

May 17, 2017
If you are a patient of our clinic, please contact Health Care Connect at 1-800-445-1822 and tell them that you are receiving your primary health care at our clinic. Please have them remove you from their registry, and they will no longer contact you to place you somewhere else.