Healthcare and Services
There are 7 CLSC on the coast, one in each village.
|VILLAGE (POPULATION)||NUMBER OF PRACTICING NURSES|
|Salluit (1300) ☻☺||1 ISA + 4 clinical nurses|
|Ivujivik (355)||1 ISA + 1 clinical nurse|
|Akulivik (585)||1 ISA + 2 clinical nurses|
|Puvirnituq (1600) ☻☺||1 ISA + 5 clinical nurses|
|Inukjuak (1587) ☻☺||1 ISA + 4 clinical nurses|
|Umiujaq (430)||1 ISA + 2 clinical nurses|
|Kuujjuarrapik (611) ☻||1 ISA + 3 clinical nurses|
Schedule for the villages: Monday – Friday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm + On-call from 5:00 pm to 9:00 am alternating between the nurses, except for Puvirnituq where there is a work shift from 11:00 am to 7:00 pm.
Customer follow-up for the different physical health programs :
- Childhood follow-up & vaccination (0-5 years old)
- Pregnant women follow-up (in villages without a maternity department)
- STI follow-up
- Medication refills
- Women health care
- Tuberculosis follow-up
- Psychiatry follow-up
- Practice in an enlarge role.