Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre Sioux Lookout Main Switchboard: 807-737-3030 www.slmhc.on.ca “ER 24 hours
Assessment Centre dedicated phone number is 807-737-5880, hours of operation Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm.”
“Assessment site for COVID-19 testing open by appointment only. Located at parking lot by the main entrance.
Physicians services are continuing within the region. Within the Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre (SLMHC), physicians continue with essential services in the ER, inpatient care, OBS and Day Medicine. All non-essential outpatient appointments located at SLMHC have been discontinued. COVID19 pathways have been developed and implemented in the flow of work.
Physicians continue to support all northern communities, through phone and telehealth support. In community services from physicians continue in consultation with community leadership, nurses, the physician and SLFNHA’s Medical Director. Support staff continue to be the link between physicians, nursing stations, allied services and patients. This is being done both on and off location. Screening processes for physicians, nurses, staff and essential patient encounters are in place at all locations. If you have a fever or cough and have either returned from international travel in the last 14 days or been in contact with someone who has COVID-19, do not go to the Emergency Department. Contact the Assessment Centre”.
Update: On June 13, parking gates at the hospital closed and paid parking resumed as services begin to return
Update: If you have returned from international travel in the last 14 days or have been in contact with someone who has COVID-19 and are experiencing symptoms, do not go to the emergency department. Please contact the Assessment Centre at 807-737-5880. Hospital staff are providing opportunities for video visitations, to arrange a video visit please call 807-737-3030 ext. 4575. To arrange a video visit with a patient at the hospital please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Assessment site for COVID-19 testing open by appointment only. Located at parking lot by the main entrance.
Other inquiries can be directed to Telehealth or the Northwestern Health Unit.