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Important notice for pregnant women from inland communities

April 21, 2018
Nurse Desiree Petawabano checking pregnant woman

Attention all pregnant women planning to give birth naturally or by C-Section from Mistissini, Nemaska, Ouje-Bougoumou, and Waswanipi.

If you are:
- 38 weeks and over
- 36 weeks and over with high-risk pregnancy
- showing first signs of labour
Chibougamau Hospital is unable to offer C-section deliveries until April 27. Please phone the on-call nurse in your community as soon as possible, and to prepare to give birth in Val d’Or.
If you have any questions or need transportation and lodging you can call the Wiichihiituwin (CPS) Chibougamau on-call cell phone 1-418-748-5065.
Local on-call numbers:
Mistissini
418 923 3376
Nemaska
819 673 2511
Oujé-Bougoumou
418 745 3901
Waswanipi
819 753 2511
Wiichihiituwin Val d’Or
(819) 825-5818, «press 0»