Misipawistik Cree Nation, Grand Rapids

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MKO NRHA Swampy Cree Tribal Council Inc.


Traditional First Nation Community Names: Misipawistik

Population (2021 Census): 1160

Band Office Contact Information:
P.O. Box 500, Grand Rapids MB R0C 1E0 Phone: 204-639-2485 Fax: 204-639-2503

Remoteness: Semi-isolated

Transportation: Road access

Languages Spoken: Cree

Available Care

Advisory: Due to staffing shortages and inclement weather in the North, emergency closures of Health Centres, Hospitals and Nursing Stations may occur.

Cancer Navigation Line:
Northern Toll free: 1-855-740-9322 Fax: 1-204-677-5396

Health Director:
Ms. Esther Cook Misipawistik Health Authority PO Box 351, Grand Rapids, MB, R0C 1E0 estherc@mcnhealth.ca Phone: 204-639-2417 Fax: 204-639-2332

Nearest Radiation Therapy Centre:
CCMB (Winnipeg)

Nearest Community Cancer Program:
The Pas

Nursing Station:
Nursing Station 59 Beardy Point Road, Box 53 Grand Rapids, MB R0C 1E0 Telephone: 204-639-2215 Fax: 204-639-2448 Provincial Nursing Station

Telehealth Access:
FSD – Grand Rapids Phone: 204-639-2451 Grand Rapids Nursing Station Phone: 204-639-2215