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Indigenous Health – Language Interpretation

A 64-year-old female patient from Berens River is attending Renal Health Clinic for the first time. When you review her record you notice that the patient does speak some English, but her first language is Ojibway.

Métis Prescription Drug Program

The Manitoba Métis Federation has launched a prescription drug program. Under this new program, Métis citizens that are age 65+ with $25,000 or less in annual income can access coverage for the prescription drugs they require. All prescription drugs dispensed and delivered under this program will be through MEDOCare Pharmacy.

MRP Journal Club Webinar: VIDEO AVAILABLE

MRP held it’s Journal Club yesterday on Bone Mineral Density & CKD with Dr. Fabrice Mac-Way. There was both a daytime telehealth presentation and evening in-person event and dinner. Here is the webinar video of yesterday’s telehealth session.

Journal Club – Telehealth Available

A reminder that those not able to attend Journal Club in-person or during the evening can opt for a DAYTIME telehealth session happening form 15:00 – 16:00. Teleheath code is available by request. A video of the session will be posted to our youtube channel in the near future.

Morning Greetings a Must for Dialysis Patient ‘Cowboy’

Just inside the doors of Health Sciences Centre’s Sherbrook Street entrance, a warm greeting awaits staff, patients and visitors coming in from the cold. Sitting among a group of patients, wearing his signature cowboy hat, Richard St Cyr loudly greets passersby.