Healthcare and Services

Healthcare and Services

Healthcare and Services

The medical department serves seven villages in the Hudson Bay. There are four permanent doctors in Puvirnituq, two doctors in Inukjuak and one in Salluit. For the smaller villages (Umiujaq, Akulivik and Ivujivik), a permanent doctor visits them monthly.

Specialty

Pediatry, general medicine, emergency, trauma, psychiatry, maternity, long-term care, day surgery.

Medical evacuation: Transfer between the villages to the hospital department and / or awaiting transfer with the challenger.