Township of James/Elk Lake
The Elk Lake Nursing Station
The Elk Lake Nursing Station is open 4 days a week - Monday to Thursday from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Primary health care services by Nursing and Medical personnel
*Provides services through 1 Nurse Practitioner four days per week and a visiting Physician once per month.
*Offers services of a Social Worker from the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) once per week
*Coordinates a Diabetic Clinic four times per year
*Ontario Telemedicine Network (OTN)
Provides access to specialized medical care using videoconferencing and other tele-diagnostic equipment
Allows specialists to remotely examine and prescribe treatments to patients in their home communities
Reduces the need to travel to receive care.