COVID-19 and nursing shortages are affecting healthcare services in Eeyou Istchee.
Up-to-date list of communities affected
Due to a shortage of nursing staff, the walk-in clinic is suspended until further notice. Only appointments and urgent health issues will be attended to during normal working hours (Monday to Friday, 9 am to 5 pm).
Due to a shortage of staff, Wemindji CMC is offering reduced service until the end of October. If you require medical services, please call the CMC to book an appointment. No walk-ins.
Waswanipi Awash Department and Waswanipi Robin's Nest will be operating under reduced services until further notice effective today, April 6, 2022.
OCTOBER UPDATE: Due to staff shortages, the Eastmain CMC will be reducing services from October 3 to October 21, 2022. The MSDC will temporarily suspend all services, including meals on wheels, during the week of October 3, 2022.