Lakehead NPLC part of new partnership created for people needing screening follow-up published an article  July 17, 2023

By Katie Nicholls

Patients without family doctors who require follow-up appointments from breast screening appointments will now have a way to receive that care. 

A new partnership, announced on Monday, will allow patients who don't have a primary care provider to have the option to use Lakehead Nurse Practitioner-Led Clinic for required follow-up appointments. 

Burk's Falls FHT health centre undergoes major renovation

The Sault Star published an article  Jun 27, 2023

By Rocco Frangione

The healthcare professionals who work at the Burk’s Falls Family Health Team are enjoying a much needed facelift to the health centre.

The employees are now working in a renovated facility which included repurposing the former emergency reception into office space.

Clinics Looking To Team Up With Temagami FHT

Yahoo News published an article  June 14, 2023

By Darlene Wroe

 Two area doctors are hoping for funding approval for the Temagami Family Health Team to expand to take in the Latchford and Cobalt medical clinics as satellites.

The application to the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, if approved, would expand access to resources for the two clinics.

Minto council supports Minto-Mapleton FHT in bid for funding to bolster primary care access

The Wellington Advisor published an article  June 9, 2023 

By Patrick Raftis

MINTO – The Town of Minto will provide a letter of support for the Minto-Mapleton Family Health Team’s (MMFHT) application to the province for funding to expand staffing to allow more local residents to access primary care providers.