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.