BFHC Telemedicine

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Site Updates:

March 9, 2023

Our Mission

The Telemedicine Site is an ideal fit for Christian Island in our quest for improved health care. Now you can visit specialists and therapists right from the convenience of Christian Island. You can visit family members in the hospital or tune into educational sessions. It is your choice!

Our Telemedicine was established in 2005 with funding from Health Canada.

To use Telemedicine Site, you need to:

Community Telemedicine Site Advantages

Who can you see?

Family Physicians
Speech Therapy
or Visit other elders far away
or Visit family in hospitals or possible other communities
and many more…

You can participate in video conferences right here at the Health Centre on issues that concern you such as:

These sessions are informative and taught by industry experts.

What is Video Conferencing?

It is point-to-point/multi-point connection (eg. you can meet with someone in Ottawa and be seen in real-time provided they have video conferencing capabilities).

Contact Information

156 Mkade Kegwin Miikan
Christian Island, Ontario
L9M 0A9
Phone: 705-247-2035