The Rama Health Centre is dedicated to providing holistic health services for all community members through the provision of quality health care programs and services.
Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Healthy BabiesA comprehensive program from prenatal education, through to healthy newborn/healthy child. Canadian Prenatal Nutrition ProgramA voucher & education program for prenatal and breastfeeding moms. Immunization and Communicable Disease ProgramRoutine immunization for children and adults. Flu clinics in the fall.Follow up of reportable communicable diseases. School Health ProgramIncludes immunization, vision and hearing screening, education and prevention programs and individual consultation. Diabetes ProgramOne on one counseling with nurses and dietitian, diabetes screening, education classes and active living programs. Foot CareRegistered Chiropodist provides foot care clinics and home visits. Nutritional CounselingA registered Dietitian provides one on one counseling and educational classes and programs. Naturopathic ClinicsOne on one counseling with a registered Naturopath. Use of traditional Medicine. Home & Community Care ProgramWellness visits, health teaching and monitoring. Medications assistance, referrals to health care professionals.Employs 5 PSW’s to support individual community members. Community EducationVarious programs around such topics as healthy lifestyle choices, prenatal, diabetes, HIV, cancer, smoking cessation. Environmental ProgramsHomeowners H20 and beach sample testing. Independent Living Support Worker ProgramAssists vulnerable clients with life skills to enable them to live in the community.
Director of Health and Social Services Is responsible for the Health and Social Services, EMS staff, programs and all aspects of the Senior Complex, and 18 apartments and the ECU. Develops and monitors budgets, program policies and procedures. Liaises with Chief, Council and outside agencies.
Community Health NurseFocuses on health education and promotion, healthy babies, prenatal, lead role in diabetes education, immunization, school programs, and communicable disease control.
Community Health RepresentativeOversees the Senior Complex and Senior Recreation Activities; HIV/AIDS and gambling programming; monitors water testing in homes and beaches, community health education programs.
Independent Living Support WorkerAssists vulnerable clients in daily living; counseling and liaises with outside agencies for clients and advocacy.
Administrative Assistant to Director of Health Works closely with the Health Director providing administrative support services.
Administrative AssistantWorks closely with our family physician booking appointments and referrals for our patients and maintaining all medical files.
Medical Transportation SupervisorCoordinates medical transportation and home support with 2 main drivers and 3 on-calls. Completes all prior approvals, bookings for visiting professional; chiropody, dietitian and naturopath. Responsible for the coordination of the Home Support program drivers.
Home & Community Care Coordinator/ ECU Supervisor Completes assessments and determines level of care needed in the community; develops care plans and works closely with Personal Support
Rama Health Centre4142 Yellowhead TrailRama, OntarioL3V 6H6
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