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about us garden river wellness centre
About us – Garden River Wellness Centre

We are an Ojibway First Nation Community providing health & social services to 1200 on-reserve members;

We have 28 full-time and part-time staff plus 13 visiting regulated health professionals who deliver primary health care and other health & social programs and services;

our program delivery model
Our Program Delivery Model

Our programs/services are broken down into four main areas based on the medicine wheel concept:






Physical, Child,

East, Spring …

Spiritual, Elder,

North, Winter …

Health Services

Social Services

Emotional, Youth,

South, Summer …

Mental, Adult,

West, Fall …

our programs services
Our Programs/Services
  • GRWC delivers Health & Social Services from Provincial & Federal Government Funding Sources;
    • Administrative/Financial Services: human resources; clerical services; accounts payables/receivables; and payroll.
    • Community Outreach Services: activities to promote wellness; children’s oral health services; cultural awareness and services; and prevention programs i.e. sickness and disease;
    • Social Services: addictions and mental health services; child and family services; speech and language services;crisis intervention & referral and court representation for child welfare matters.


our programs services cont d
Our Programs/Services (cont’d)

Health Services: chiropody/foot care; chronic disease management;; emergency preparedness; environmental health; homecare for elderly & disabled; non-insured health benefits; dietitian; occupational therapy;physiotherapy; prenatal and postnatal care; primary health care;traditional health services; and transportation.

electronic record goal

Our programs & services were designed holistically but our

record keeping systems were not!

Electronic Record - Goal
  • To implement a Holistic Patient Registration, Scheduling and Electronic Record for all clinical and non-clinical programs/services provided at the Garden River Wellness Centre
  • To build a model based on our holistic approach hence naming of the Electronic Record – Medical, Health did not define our needs – therefore the

“Electronic Wellness Record”

our unique electronic record
Our Unique Electronic Record
  • Every provider counted:
    • Privacy and Security issues were addressed during mapping of roles and responsibilities of both clinical and non-clinical staff including Traditional Healer, Prevention/Promotion workers;

Centralized patient/client registration for every provider;

  • One Client - One Record
    • Improved communication between providers;
  • Unique Status Number displayed in demographic screen;
  • Simplified a reporting “nightmare” i.e. Federal, Provincial funder requirements;

Speech Language

Health Services



GRWC’s Electronic Wellness Record



Traditional Health

Community Outreach




Social Worker