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Description and Services
Description (Service) Health Unit programs and services are delivered in a variety of settings (schools * homes * workplaces * community) by a team of health professionals 
 
Health Protection include: water supply inspections and sampling * education on safe food handling * enforcement of Smoke Free Ontario Act * health hazard investigation  
 
Health Promotion and Clinical Services consist of public health nurses * health promoters * dental hygienists * home visitors * registered practical nurses and a community dietitian who work to protect and promote health * activities include immunization clinics * education related to prevention of chronic disease * prevention of falls * dental screening of children in schools * prenatal education * breastfeeding education * Healthy Babies Healthy Children Program and Child Health Clinics 
 
Program Planning and Evaluation: local health statistics are analyzed to help understand the factors affecting the health of the community * and to ensure that public health programs address local population health needs 
 
Health Information Line (HIL) services are available to respond to questions about a variety of health issues such as travel immunization * infant and child feeding * communicable disease issues and referrals to appropriate health unit and community supports and services
Hours Sep-Jun Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Jul and Aug Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Renfrew County - and District
Boundaries Renfrew County and District
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Contact by telephone
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-735-8666
Toll Free Phone 1-800-267-1097
Fax 613-735-3067
E-Mail nwoodtke@rcdhu.com
Website www.rcdhu.com
Primary Executive Dr Kathryn Reducka, Acting Medical Officer of Health; Phone: 613-735-8650 ext 503
Names
Alternate Name RCDHU
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Pembroke
Address & Map
7 International Dr
Pembroke, ON K8A 6W5
 
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Intersection International Dr and Paul Martin Dr
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Other Details
Established 1964
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial
Service Categories AIDS/HIV Prevention Counselling ; Air Pollution Control ; Breastfeeding Support Programs ; Consumer Safety Standards ; Contraception ; Early Intervention for Children with Disabilities/Delays ; General Safety Education ; General Sexuality/Reproductive Health Education ; Immunizations ; Nutrition Education ; Physical Activity and Fitness Education/Promotion ; Public Health Nursing ; Restaurant/Food Sanitation ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Public Health Issues ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Public Health Issues ; Tobacco Use Education/Prevention ; Tuberculosis Screening ~ Immigrants (Canada) ; Wellness Programs
Accreditation Operates under the Health Protection and Promotion Act
Organization Info
Elections Autonomous Board of Health

Administration: 613-757-3108 Monday to Friday from 8:30am to 4:00pm

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