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Upper Grand Family Health Team

Contact Information
Alternate Name CV19 ; Upper Grand FHT
Office Phone 519-843-3947
Fax 519-843-7386
E-Mail info@uppergrandfht.org
Website www.uppergrandfht.org
Social Media Facebook Twitter
Primary Contact Lucy De Finis, Administrative Assistant; Phone: 519-843-3947 ext 126
Alternate Contact Kristin Kathiravelu, Executive Director; Phone: 519-843-3947 ext 101
Description (Site) East entrance on Metcalfe St, west entrance on Geddes St
Site Location Elora-Downtown
Located In Community Elora
Address & Map
143 Metcalfe St
Elora, ON N0B 1S0
 
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Intersection Metcalfe St and Geddes St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Team of health professionals providing a full range of locally based, publicly funded primary health care services.
Description (Service) COVID-19 Update: Beginning Mar 16, 2020 Upper Grand FHT staff working out of the main office location at 143 Metcalfe Street in Elora are postponing home visits and providing appointments via telephone only. This includes Geriatric, Palliative and Chronic Disease Management Nurse Specialists, Geriatric and Palliative Social Workers, Mental Health Therapists, Occupational Therapist, Addictions Counselors, Pharmacist, Health Promoter and Dietitians. Access to these services will continue to be available to patients who are referred by their family physician. Group programs and clinics requiring pre-registration have also been cancelled until further notice. Appointments requiring in-person sessions will be rescheduled once current COVID-19 precautionary measures are no longer in place. 
 
Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistant are continuing to provide services in affiliated physician clinics across Centre Wellington until further notice. 
 
For more information and updates, visit the website, Facebook page, or call the main reception line at 519-843-3947 ext 126
 
 
Access to a number of primary health care services provided by a family doctor and various health team members. Services provided by: 
* nurse practitioners / specialists 
* physician assistant 
* mental health therapist 
* social worker 
* occupational therapist 
* clinical telemedicine nurses 
* dietitians 
* pharmacists 
* health promoter 
 
NOTE: patients see their family doctor during regular office hours
Hours Office hours 8:30 am–5 pm * some evening programs available
Areas Served Centre Wellington - including Elora, Fergus and surrounding area ; Wellington North - including Arthur and surrounding area
Eligibility Majority of services require referrals from a collaborating family physician of the Upper Grand Family Health Organization. To see one of the team members, make an appointment with your family physician to be referred, or call the Family Health Team for more information.
Application No direct enrollment. Referral from FHT family physician is required. See website for a list of FHT physicians.
Languages English ; French ; Interpretive Services ; Interpretation services available - inquire upon booking
Fees None - with a valid Ontario Health Card
Time-Limited Events Group sessions address common health issues - facilitated by FHT staff, located in local sports / leisure facilities, libraries, pharmacies and other locations - see website for details
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health
Subjects
Service Categories Family and Community Medicine ; Private Health Care Practices