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Notice: NNFHT IS OPEN! Urgent medical visits are still being seen in-person. Telephone and video visits are now available for most other appointment types. See our latest updates for more information about how NNFHT is responding to COVID-19.
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Welcome to the Niagara North Family Health Team!

COVID-19 Vaccine Information

Vaccines continue to be rolled out across Niagara according to the Provincial Plan. Please visit the Niagara Region Public Health Website for the most up-to-date information about eligibility groups and how to book or register for a standby list for a COVID-19 vaccine.

COVID-19 TESTING AT LOCAL ASSESSMENT CENTRES

Those experiencing COVID-19 symptoms can BOOK ONLINE or CALL to schedule a COVID-19 test at one of the local assessment centres. Scroll down for more info.

Clinics CLOSED for Victoria Day

Please note that all sites of the NNFHT will be CLOSED on Monday May 24th for Victoria Day.

Virtual Care

The risks that COVID-19 present means that the majority of patient visits have and will continue to be done virtually either over the phone or using a video visit. This means that most non-essential visits will not be booked in person and/or some regular scheduled non-essential bookings may be delayed. If your healthcare needs cannot be met over the phone or over video, it is at your healthcare provider's discretion to bring you in to the office. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Newly Proposed Village Medical Centre in NOTL

Please see our media release about the new Village Medical Centre! Unfortunately, we are unable to accommodate Physician transfer requests due to physical location of the new building. We appreciate your understanding.

Carlton Street Site

145 Carlton Street, St. Catharines

Virgil Site

1882 Niagara Stone Road, Virgil

Glenridge Site

9-605 Glenridge Ave, St. Catharines

Niagara Family Health Centre Site

1338 Fourth Avenue, St. Catharines

Family Medicine

The Niagara North Family Health Team offers our patients a team approach to health care

Learners

Our health professionals teach students in medicine, nursing, social work and nutrition

COVID-19 VACCINE UPDATES

Vaccines continue to be rolled out across Niagara according to the Provincial Plan.

Please visit the Niagara Region Public Health Website for the most up-to-date information about eligibility groups and how to book or register for a standby list for a COVID-19 vaccine.

Before your COVID-19 vaccine appointment, you will need to complete/review the following documents:

Frequently Asked Questions:

COVID-19 Vaccine After Care:

Niagara Family Health Centre’s COVID-19 VACCINATION CLINICS:

The Niagara Family Health Centre has recently been allocated a limited supply of AstraZeneca Vaccine.

For patients of Doctors: Lukings, Leibfried, Wickens, Yurkewich, Zammit-Maempel, Swayze, Elliott, Ho, Cappelletti, Chow

The HealthMyself (aka Pomelo) Patient Portal is now OPEN to patients 40 years of age (this year) and older, that would like to receive the AstraZeneca vaccination.

Please note, you are NOT required to book your vaccination with your primary care physician. Please choose the earliest appointment available that best fits your schedule, regardless of which physician name you see on the portal.

Clinic Dates are as follows:

  • Thursday May 20 from 5pm-8pm

Appointments tend to get booked up quickly. Appointments are available on a first come, first served basis and are only available to those who meet the current eligibility criteria.

You will be asked to complete a vaccination consent form upon reserving your appointment online. Thank you.

COVID-19 INFORMATION

Click the blue button below for more information about COVID-19 Vaccines.

COVID-19 VACCINE INFORMATION

Click the purple button below to notify your NNFHT Family Doctor about your COVID-19 immunization(s).

COVID-19 VACCINATION DOCUMENTATION FORM

WHAT TO DO IF YOU THINK YOU HAVE COVID-19:

  • Take the Self-Assessment Test online
  • If you have questions or are unsure what to do, you can call the Niagara Region Public Health COVID-19 Information line at 905-688-8248 or 1-888-505-6074, press 7.
  • More information about the wait times for the info line and COVID-19 resources can be found on The Niagara Region website.

BOOK YOUR COVID-19 TEST ONLINE

https://nhappointmentscheduler.powerappsportals.com/

OR

CALL 905-378-4647 ext. 42819 (4-CV19)

Assessment Centre staff will return calls as soon as possible to schedule a date and time for your test.

We encourage you to get tested for COVID-19 if you:

  • Showing COVID-19 symptoms
  • Have been exposed to a confirmed case of the virus, as informed by their public health unit or exposure notification through the COVID Alert app
  • A resident or work in a setting that has a COVID-19 outbreak, as identified and informed by their local public health unit
  • Eligible for testing as part of a targeted testing initiative directed by the Ministry of Health or the Ministry of Long-Term Care. Visit ontario.ca/covidtest for a full list of testing criteria.

Please note local Assessment Centres will no longer accept walk-ins.

Fore more details about the local assessment centres (including maps) click here.

CLICK HERE FOR OUR LATEST COVID-19 UPDATES & RESOURCES

CHARITABLE DONATIONS TO GO TOWARDS COVID-19 EFFORTS

  • If you are happy with the care you receive at NNFHT and are looking for a way to give back, we are now accepting charitable donations!
  • Donations of $25 or greater will be eligible for a tax receipt.
  • Cheques are the accepted method for donations at this time and can be made out to Niagara North FHT.