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Seniors Clinic - Northern Zone

We are a team of health care professionals dedicated to the health, safety, and well-being of seniors in Pictou, Colchester, Cumberland and East Hants County’s.

The Seniors’ Clinic is a multidisciplinary healthcare team who performs an in-depth assessment of seniors physical health, cognitive status and functional abilities.

We advise patients’, families and their primary care providers on strategies to promote healthy living in community and our goal is to promote health, safety, and independence.

We are knowledgeable of available supports, programs, and services for seniors in the community and will help link with those that are necessary.

The Seniors’ Clinic assists seniors and their caregivers in understanding the health care system.

In our community, we will provide consultation, education, health promotion and wellness activities related to aging.

A healthy community is essential. We believe in community development. We will work with seniors to bring positive change for our community with respect to their needs.

Who would benefit from the Seniors’ Clinic?

  • Those 65 years of age and older who have any of the following:
  • multiple medical problems – but do not currently need care in hospital
  • a recent health issue that may affect their ability to live independently
  • are on multiple medications
  • are becoming unsteady on their feet and/or have been experiencing falls
  • are experiencing changes in their memory
  • caregivers who have questions / concerns about caring for seniors
  • want to learn more about how to maintain health, safety, and independence as they age

What will happen at my first appointment?

The initial assessment is usually completed in the senior’s home, in our clinic, or at organized wellness and health promotion activities.

Accessing this Clinic, Program or Service

Primary care providers and home care coordinators can refer you to the service.  Self-referral is also an option

Use this referral form, or call the Seniors’ Clinic directly

Your family doctor will be made aware of the referral

Note: In order to allow clients to benefit from our recommendations, a primary care provider who can implement recommendations, support and monitor the patients’ health is required prior to being assessed by the Seniors’ Clinic.

Contact

Phone:
Toll Free: 1-877-916-7150
Fax: 902-896-2608

thu Apr 18 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
fri Apr 19 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
sat Apr 20 Unavailable
sun Apr 21 Unavailable
mon Apr 22 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
tue Apr 23 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
wed Apr 24 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Primary care providers and home care coordinators can refer you to the service.  Self-referral is also an option

Use this referral form, or call the Seniors’ Clinic directly

Your family doctor will be made aware of the referral

Note: In order to allow clients to benefit from our recommendations, a primary care provider who can implement recommendations, support and monitor the patients’ health is required prior to being assessed by the Seniors’ Clinic.

Contact

Phone:
Toll Free: 1-877-916-7150
Fax: 902-896-2608

thu Apr 18 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
fri Apr 19 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
sat Apr 20 Unavailable
sun Apr 21 Unavailable
mon Apr 22 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
tue Apr 23 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
wed Apr 24 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

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Primary care providers and home care coordinators can refer you to the service.  Self-referral is also an option

Use this referral form, or call the Seniors’ Clinic directly

Your family doctor will be made aware of the referral

Note: In order to allow clients to benefit from our recommendations, a primary care provider who can implement recommendations, support and monitor the patients’ health is required prior to being assessed by the Seniors’ Clinic.

Contact

Phone:
Toll Free: 1-877-916-7150
Fax: 902-896-2608

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