D I R E C TO RY 2017
Serving the Chatham-Kent community at the following locations:
Chatham Wallaceburg Walpole Island Pain Court
Connect with us: www.ckchc.ca
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The Chatham-Kent Community Health Centres (CKCHC) has a dynamic, dedicated and compassionate staff that shares our vision of â€œThe best possible health for those we serve.â€? in supporting vulnerable populations within Chatham-Kent. As a Community Health Centre (CHC), we provide a wholistic interdisciplinary approach to all aspects of an individualâ€™s health and wellbeing. Our Model of Health and Wellbeing places the individual at the center of all that we do, and empowers people to actively participate in healthy lifestyle choices. There is a strong emphasis on health promotion and illness prevention. We operate four satellites across Chatham-Kent including Chatham, Pain Court, Wallaceburg and Walpole Island. Through partnerships, our programs and services are delivered in a wide variety of community settings and outreach locations. In January 2016, CHC formalized its commitment to a seamless and integrated local healthcare system by committing to an interlocking service delivery model with its strategic partners -- Chatham-Kent Health Alliance and Canadian Mental Health Association Lambton-Kent. This direction and integrated leadership positions of the CKCHC builds on the work of these partner organizations, which began in 2011. Together, we are leveraging talent across the local healthcare system, building on existing infrastructures of each partner organization and strengthening the delivery of primary care, mental health services and chronic disease management for ChathamKent and the surrounding areas. Clients will benefit from seamless and timely care. The CKCHC is united to embrace change and eliminate barriers to access and equity of services. Collectively we remain committed to making a difference in the lives of our clients, families and the community. We know that our clients and families deserve our undivided attention and partnership in their care. Thank you to all our clients, families and community members for helping us deliver better care to our community that is responsive to your needs.
Integrated Executive Director Chatham-Kent Community Health Centres
WHO WE ARE
Table of Contents Who We Are About the Chatham-Kent Community Health Centres................ 4 Mission, Vision, Values............................................................... 5 Our Promise................................................................................ 5 Our Board of Directors................................................................ 6 Locations & Hours of Operation.................................................. 8 Frequently Asked Questions....................................................... 9 Model of Health and Wellbeing................................................. 11 Our Healthcare Team................................................................ 12
Programs & Services Chronic Disease Prevention & Management........................ 14 Age Well / Breathe Well / Cardiac Rehab and Secondary Prevention / COPD Support Group / Master Your Health
General Health & Wellness.................................................... 15 Blood Pressure Clinics / Building Healthy Babies / Coffee Corner / Elevation / Flu Shot Clinics / Fresh / Healthy You / Sole Support / Step Up! / Telemedicine / Traditional Healing / Wallaceburg Hydrotherapy
Mental Health & Addictions.................................................... 18 Bundle of Arrows / Breaking the Chains / Eating Disorders / Mental Health & Addictions Care Coordination / Mind Over Mood / Phoenix Rising / Redemption / Speak Up! / SWEET Recovery / Womenâ€™s Anger Solutions
Youth........................................................................................ 20 Anger Solutions for Youth / Between the Lines / Fresh for Youth / Rebound Choices
Volunteer & Student Placements............................ 22 Community Supporters Index.................................. 23 Please note that we are constantly changing to meet your needs. Information presented may be subject to change.
About the Chatham-Kent Community Health Centres The Chatham-Kent Community Health Centres are non-profit, communitygoverned, multi-service health centres that provide primary health care, health promotion and community development services all under one roof. We are designed with the community in mind and for that reason we assist the following populations: • Economically disadvantaged • Youth (13-21) • People with mental/emotional health challenges • People with addictions • Seasonal workers • People with communication barriers • Indigenous people • Francophone people • Family members of target populations We also collaborate with other community service agencies as we believe that by utilizing each other’s skills, we are able to deliver the best programs that promote wellness and improved health for our clients and the community at-large. Many of our programs are accessible free of charge to all residents of the Chatham-Kent community.
WHO WE ARE
Mission: In partnership with our clients and community, we provide access to comprehensive services that promote wellness and improved health.
Vision: The best possible health for those we serve.
Values: At the Chatham-Kent Community Health Centres we believe that values are important and culture counts. We will strive to use these values in all that we do: • client-centered / shared-care • dignity and respect • accessibility
• collaboration • excellence • accountability
Our Promise: The staff at the Chatham-Kent Community Health Centres will take the time to listen carefully to your concerns and will work together with you to develop a plan that works for you.
Our Board of Directors Shirley Davies, President • • • •
Appointed to the Board November 25, 2010 Retired Public Health Nurse 40 years of experience in health care field Founding member of Sandwich Community Health Centre in Windsor
Michael Denys, Vice President • • • •
Appointed to the Board November 21, 2013 Agriculturalist Bachelor of Science in Agriculture from University of Guelph Prior CI Adjuster for Agricorp
Kelly Christoff, Secretary • Appointed to the Board November 21, 2013 • Manager of ICU/PCU and Respiratory Care at Chatham-Kent Health Alliance • Nursing Program Graduate • Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Ryerson University
Serge Brisson, Director • • • • •
Appointed to the Board November 24, 2011 Retired School Principal 29 years of experience with French School Board Master of Arts and Teacher’s College Graduate YMCA Aquafit Teacher
Dr. Christin Moeller, Director • Appointed to the Board November 21, 2013 • Ph.D. in Applied Social Psychology from the University of Windsor • Involved in a number of applied research and evaluation projects in various healthcare settings • Evaluates the clinical and organizational benefits of electronic health records in the Erie St. Clair region for TransForm Shared Service Organization
WHO WE ARE Tara Seney, Director • Appointed to the Board November 25, 2014 • Public Education Manager and First Link Coordinator at the Alzheimer Society Chatham-Kent • Bachelor of Arts with Honours from University of Windsor • Chair of the Dementia Network and Co-Chair of the Falls Prevention Collaborative
Charlene Dodge, Director • • • •
Appointed to the Board September 27, 2016 Social Service Worker at the Walpole Island Home & Community Care 32 years of experience in the health field Prior committee member for Lambton Cancer Prevention, Chatham-Kent Hospice and Walpole Island Organic Gardening Project
Rose M. John, Director • • • •
Appointed to the Board September 27, 2016 Retired Federal Public Servant 30+ years of financial experience Honours Bachelor of Commerce Degree from the University of Windsor
Ron Middel, Director • • • •
Appointed to the Board September 27, 2016 Retired Ontario Provincial Police Officer 30 years of experience with OPP Vice-Chair of the Board for the Canadian Mental Health Association Lambton-Kent and the Council of Grace Christian Reformed Church • Stated Clerk of Classis Chatham of the Christian Reformed Church in North America and Governance Committee Member for the Chatham-Kent Hospice
Arlene Dodge, Ex-Officio Director • Appointed to the Board September 27, 2016 • Holds the Health Portfolio with Walpole Island First Nation Band Council
Locations & Hours of Operation
Chatham Site 150 Richmond Street Chatham, ON N7M 1N9 Tel.: 519-397-5455 Fax: 519-397-5497
Pain Court Site 14 Notre Dame Street (inside Best Start Hub) Pain Court, ON N0P 1Z0 Tel.: 519-397-5455 Fax: 519-354-7030
Monday: 9am-4:30pm Tuesday - Thursday: 9am-8pm Friday: 9am-4:30pm
Monday â€“ Friday: 8am-3:30pm
Wallaceburg Site 808 Dufferin Avenue Wallaceburg, ON N8A 2V4 Tel.: 519-397-5455 Fax: 519-627-8652
Walpole Island Site 785 Tecumseh Road, Unit 2 (Thunderbird Plaza) Walpole Island, ON N8A 4K9 Tel.: 519-397-5455 Fax: 519-627-4436
Monday - Friday: 9am-4:30pm Wednesday: 9am-8pm
Monday: 9am-8pm Tuesday - Friday: 9am-4:30pm
WHO WE ARE
Frequently Asked Questions Do the Chatham-Kent Community Health Centres have a walk-in clinic? The Chatham-Kent Community Health Centres (CKCHC) do not provide emergency care, nor is it a walk-in clinic. Although same day visits may be available, clients must make an appointment. Primary care and support services are available to those registered with the CKCHC. If you require emergency care, please go to your local emergency room.
What if I need to see a health professional on short notice? Every effort will be made to leave appointment time slots open and available for clients needing urgent care. Clients must call the CKCHC to obtain urgent care appointments.
What are the types of health professionals and other staff that provide service? The CKCHC is comprised of Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Dietitians, Social Workers, Health Promoters, Physiotherapists, Kinesiologists and other health care professionals who provide services such as mental health counselling, diabetes education, health promotion and community outreach programs.
Do I have to pay to receive services? There are no fees for any services which are covered by OHIP.
What if I miss an appointment? Clients are asked to make every effort to keep appointments and to be on time. If you cannot make an appointment, we request 24 hours notice.
Can I go to another general practitioner while I am a client of the Health Centre? When you become a client of the CKCHC, you are enrolled with the physicians and nurse practitioners at the Centre. If you choose to see another general practitioner, the physician and nurse practitioner with whom you are enrolled can remove you from their roster.
How do I book an appointment? Call 519-397-5455 or visit the CKCHC location in your area.
Do the Chatham-Kent Community Health Centres provide emergency services? The CKCHC does not handle medical emergencies. Please go directly to your local hospital for immediate care or dial 911.
If I already have a family physician, can I still come to the Chatham-Kent Community Health Centres? The CKCHC is committed to help those who need us most. Anyone can take part in the programs and support groups that have been developed by our team to help you live a healthier and happier life. Check our website and flyers often for more information regarding the many programs the CKCHC has to offer.
WHO WE ARE
Model of Health and Wellbeing The Model of Health and Wellbeing serves as the beating heart of all 74 Community Health Centres (CHC) in Ontario. It plays a vital role in our service delivery and program development. Without this model, we cannot help our clients and community move towards a state of complete physical, mental, social and spiritual wellbeing. From our Board of Directors to our clinical and administrative staff, this model flows within our CHC and spreads outward into the community. Clients
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For more information, please visit www.aohc.org/model-health-and-wellbeing.
Our Healthcare Team PHYSICIAN Trained in all areas of medicine. Diagnoses and treats a variety of health issues.
PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT Works under the supervision of a Physician. Provides healthcare by diagnosing and treating illnesses, conducting physical exams and counselling on preventative healthcare.
CHIROPODIST REGISTERED PRACTICAL NURSE Works with Physicians and Nurse Practitioners by following treatment plans. Provides education on healthier living. Administers immunizations, takes blood work and provides foot care.
REGISTERED RESPIRATORY THERAPIST Monitors, assesses and treats individuals who have difficulty breathing. Educates individuals on proper breathing techniques and inhaler use.
TRADITIONAL HEALING COMMUNITY OUTREACH WORKER Assists with coordinating visiting healers and hosting community cultural/healing events which emphasizes building resiliency, language preservation/retention, spiritual and cultural connections.
LOW GERMAN FAMILY SUPPORT WORKER Helps families navigate the health and social service system. Provides interpretation and advocates for the healthcare of Low German families.
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TRADITIONAL HEALERS Incorporates First Nations healing and wellness by including prayers, traditional medicines and practices or ceremonies.
ADDICTIONS COUNSELOR Assists those affected by addiction develop new cognitive and behavioural skills that will help them overcome their addiction. Provides case management and crisis intervention.
SOCIAL WORKER Provides individual, family and couple counselling. Develops programs to address social issues such as mental health, domestic violence and addictions.
REGISTERED KINESIOLOGIST Prevents and manages injuries, disabilities and chronic diseases. Improves overall health and performance. Provides individualized exercise plans.
WHO WE ARE REGISTERED NURSE
Works with Physicians and Nurse Practitioners by following treatment plans. Participates in the development, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of programs and services for individuals, families and the community.
Advanced Registered Nurse. Treats common illnesses and injuries, prescribes medications and lab tests. Consults with physicians as required.
CHILD & YOUTH WORKER Provides case management and crisis intervention functions for youth and families. Works with youth and children who have social, emotional and or behavioural issues.
Improves, sustains or restores an individual’s highest level of independence in their desired daily activities. Assists with concerns such as falls prevention and home safety.
HEALTH PROMOTER Coordinates and facilitates programs. Provides tools to individuals and groups to improve overall health and wellbeing. Helps individuals navigate the health and social service system.
REGISTERED DIETITIAN Provides counselling on a variety of nutrition and food issues such as high cholesterol, high blood pressure and bowel concerns.
PHYSIOTHERAPIST Promotes optimal mobility and physical activity. Educates and plans maintenance and support programs to prevent reoccurrence of injury.
YOUTH PROGRAMS COORDINATOR Develops, implements, monitors and evaluates programs for youth and adolescents.
“At the Chatham-Kent Community Health Centres, I am able to receive help for my physical, mental and social needs. It is a place where I feel safe and respected. I know that if I express a concern or need, the staff will be able to connect me to the appropriate service. Being a client of the Chatham-Kent CHC means I am treated as a “whole” person. It is a wonderful asset to the Chatham-Kent community.”
Programs & Services
All programs and services are FREE and available to CHC clients and community members (unless otherwise stated) The best part about the CKCHC programs and services is: “The people that are helping me are always kind and listen to what I need to say.” “Staff/Nurse Practitioner are very friendly and go out of way to help patients.”
CHRONIC DISEASE PREVENTION & MANAGEMENT Age Well This is a free service available to community members who are in their senior years, are at a risk for falls, and/ or living with a chronic health condition. The Age Well team consists of a Registered Nurse, Occupational Therapist and a Physiotherapist. In partnership with the client, the team endeavors to enable clients with the practical tools, knowledge, and skills they need for safe and independent mobility in their homes and community and to optimize their management of chronic health conditions. Some of the programs and services included are home safety assessments, exercise programs, support groups and a grab bar program. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 2.
Breathe Well This is an 8-week program led by a Respiratory Educator and Physiotherapist to help those living with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) build self-management skills and exercise tolerance. Participants learn about medication management, action planning, breathing techniques and much more. This program is in partnership with the Thamesview Family Health Team and the Erie St. Clair Community Care Access Centre. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 131.
“Some things I really liked during the Breathe Well Program were the friendly atmosphere and easy manner of staff.”
PROGRAMS & SERVICES Cardiac Rehab and Secondary Prevention This is an outpatient program for men and women with known cardiac disease such as a previous heart attack or heart surgery. Participants are offered a 6-month supervised exercise program with general risk factor education and counseling as needed in nutrition, stress management, medications and general information on heart attack and stroke. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 102.
COPD Support Group A drop-in program providing support to those living with COPD. This program is in partnership with ProResp, VitalAire, the Lung Association, the ChathamKent Health Alliance and the Thamesview Family Health Team. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 131.
Master Your Health Learn to take control of your health. This 6-week workshop focuses on enabling clients to self-manage their chronic diseases. With an emphasis on goal setting, action plan development, and problem solving, group members will work together and support each other in a journey towards empowerment over their own health. Each program session includes education on different aspects of chronic disease conditions. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 117.
GENERAL HEALTH & WELLNESS Blood Pressure Clinics Have you had your blood pressure checked? Performed by a Registered Nurse, these clinics are available at various locations and events throughout Chatham-Kent. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 131.
Building Healthy Babies This is a continuous monthly drop-in program that provides participants with pre- and post-natal education, nutrition information, and health and safety information. A cultural cooking class also occurs. Child care is provided. This program is in partnership with the Ontario Early Years Centre, the ChathamKent Public Health Unit and the Living Faith Community Church. Available only to Low German families. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 158.
Coffee Corner A drop-in program facilitated by two Health Promoters that provides participants with a safe and supportive environment for casual conversation and social activities. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 113.
Elevation Facilitated by a Physiotherapist and Occupational Therapist, the aim of this program is to promote the self-management and prevention of chronic health conditions including diabetes through education and safe exercise. This programs runs for 12 weeks and is customized to the level of fitness of the participants. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 147.
“I liked to participate in the Elevation program because it addresses all parts of the body. It’s a good work out, and I like being with a group of people. I am motivated this way.”
Flu Shot Clinics Don’t get bugged by the flu! Vaccines are available at one of our four sites during the months of October and November. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 113.
Fresh The freshest you, on a fresher budget. This is an interactive 3-week learning series in which participants will learn basic cooking skills such as measuring, chopping, calculating yields and using kitchen equipment. Led by a Registered Dietitian, participants create their own supportive and encouraging atmosphere while boosting their confidence and knowledge. Each session provides participants with a chance to make and share a meal, take home leftovers and learn about a new healthy eating topic each week. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 211.
PROGRAMS & SERVICES Healthy You A weight management program that focuses on the promotion of healthy lifestyle changes to help participants reach and maintain a healthier body weight. During the 11 weeks, participants will learn about healthy eating, food label reading, meal planning, emotional eating and physical activity. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 211.
Sole Support Our clients are staying one step ahead! Gently used shoes are donated and refurbished for CHC clients who need them most. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 113.
Step Up! This is a weekly walking club designed to motivate participants to be more active, while socializing and learning about topics related to wellness, nutrition and physical activity. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 117.
Telemedicine Are you having to travel out of town to see a physician, specialist or healthcare professional? With Telemedicine, you will be able to see, hear and talk to specialist, physician, social worker, dietitian and any other healthcare professional live on a television screen. With the assistance of a Registered Nurse, Telemedicine allows you to visit your physician, specialist or healthcare professional without leaving town. It is private and free! For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 249.
Traditional Healing This service incorporates First Nations healing and wellness by including prayers, traditional medicines and practices or ceremonies. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 3.
Wallaceburg Hydrotherapy Do you have arthritis? Joint problems? Led by a Physiotherapist, this 8-week pool-based program helps participants reduce their pain with gentle exercises. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 113.
MENTAL HEALTH & ADDICTIONS Bundle of Arrows This is a program for men aged 18+ who are seeking strength in unity, on a path to addiction recovery. Some of the topics included during this 11-week program are: The Anger/Addiction Connection, The Cycle of Anger, and Forgiveness. This program is in partnership with the Canadian Mental Health Association Lambton-Kent. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 134.
Breaking the Chains A 6-week smoking cessation group that provides counseling, support, information and education to individuals who are interested in quitting smoking. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 2.
Eating Disorders This program is available to all individuals from ages 11 to 19 who reside in ChathamKent, North Lambton, West Lambton, Sarnia and Grand Bend. Led by a Nurse Practitioner, medical care, counseling, nutritional support and guidance are provided to those individuals experiencing an eating disorder. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 1.
Mental Health & Addictions Care Coordination In partnership with the Canadian Mental Health Association Lambton-Kent and the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, clients with mental health and addictions needs can receive care coordination from a Mental Health Care Coordinator. The Coordinator supports the ongoing planning and delivery of care for clients who may require an improved coordinated care planning approach. The Coordinator also collaborates with the Psychiatrist who provides on-site psychiatric services, consult and follow-up in a shared care model. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 1.
PROGRAMS & SERVICES Mind Over Mood Change the way you feel by changing the way you think. This 12-week program allows participants to learn to identify, rate, and track changes in feelings and follow step by step strategies to improve moods. Mind Over Mood helps people manage multiple challenges such as feelings of depression, anxiety, anger/ guilt/shame through the use of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy. There is a cost of $7.50 for the workbook. Available only to CHC and Bluewater Methadone Clinic clients. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 171.
Phoenix Rising Are you a woman seeking a way out of addiction and in pursuit of a new way of living? This is a 12-week after-care program for women over the age of 16 who have completed any residential or community treatment program and are seeking support as they continue their path to recovery from substance abuse. This program focuses on addictions recovery from a holistic perspective, ensuring every aspect of the individual person is addressed. This program is in partnership with the House of Sophrosyne and the Canadian Mental Health Association Lambton-Kent. For more information, please call 226-627-0621.
Redemption A 10-week outpatient aftercare program to support maintenance of treatment gains and to foster a sustainable lifestyle for individuals in recovery from addiction. This program uses mindfulness-based cognitive therapy to provide methods for coping with urges and cravings that may be triggers for relapse across a variety of addictive behaviors. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 134.
Speak Up! Designed for adults aged 18+, this 6-week program assists participants in enhancing communication skills within relationships. It also teaches them strategies to become more assertive in their daily lives. Come by and start communicating your needs today! For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 171.
SWEET Recovery Support Will Encourage Extraordinary Things. This is a drop-in support group for women aged 16+ who are seeking an addiction free lifestyle. Women can be at any stage of recovery to participate. This program is in partnership with the House of Sophrosyne. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 134.
â€œI enjoyed the snacks, the group support, the teachers, vision boards, movies and the social time.â€?
Womenâ€™s Anger Solutions This 10-week program is different from traditional anger management models as it focuses on resolving the emotion of anger rather than teaching participants to control behaviour. This program works to motivate participants to become internally motivated to change their responses to anger. Some of the topics included are: Defining Anger, Understanding How Anger Develops, and Assertiveness and Listening Skills. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 2.
YOUTH Anger Solutions for Youth This is a 6-week program for kids that incorporates several evidence-based therapeutic models. This program is different from traditional anger management models as it focuses on resolving the emotion of anger rather than teaching participants to control behaviour. This program works to motivate participants to become internally motivated to change their responses to anger. Some of the topics included are: Learning About Emotion, Coping Strategies, and Communication Skills. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 254.
PROGRAMS & SERVICES Between the Lines Designed for youth aged 13-17, this 7-week program focuses on self-harming behaviours. The series includes two sessions for support persons only, four sessions for the impacted youth and two sessions that will bring the support persons and youth together. This program is in partnership with VON Canada. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 254.
â€œSomething new that I learned from Between the Lines was that I am not alone.â€?
Fresh for Youth For youth aged 12-18, this is an interactive 4-week learning series in which participants will learn basic cooking skills such as measuring, chopping, calculating yields and using kitchen equipment. Led by a Registered Dietitian, participants create their own supportive and encouraging atmosphere while boosting their confidence and knowledge. Each session provides participants with a chance to make and share a meal, take home leftovers and learn about a new healthy eating topic each week. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 211.
Rebound Choices This programs provides prevention and early-intervention social skills for youth aged 12-17, who are dealing with concerns due to peer pressure, maintaining positive relationships or conflicts with the law. Some of the topics included in this 8-week program are: Decision Making, Coping Skills, and Self-Respect. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 132.
Volunteer Opportunities At the Chatham-Kent Community Health Centres, volunteers play an important role in the delivery of services to the community and clients of the centre. During the 2015-2016 fiscal year, our volunteers donated 1,570 hours of their time!
We are looking for individuals who: • are willing to learn new skills • are able to work independently • have good communication skills • have excellent customer service skills • are reliable, punctual and professional Complete an online volunteer application form or contact Tara Holmes, HR Coordinator, by calling 519-397-5455 or by email at email@example.com.
Become part our enthusiastic Volunteam today!
Student Placements The Chatham-Kent Community Health Centres provide learning opportunities for students from various college and university programs. We provide placements at all of our four sites for a variety of programs including: • • • •
Kinesiology Nursing Dietetic Social Work
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Nurse Practitioner Medical Secretary Medical Student Observership Health Promotion Student placements are arranged by the school or educational institution. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 139 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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519 . 397. 5555 Att en t io n s e n io r s & o DB e l i gi Bl e we waive $6.11 on all oDB eligible Prescriptions if oDB co-Pay is $6.11 or $4.11 you Pay only $0 if oDB co-Pay is $2.00 you Pay $0
F R e e D e l i v e Ry transferring prescriptions is easy as 1...2...3... (we will take care of it). Join us today and take advantage of our services!
aca 81 mg (low dose) $5.99 for 150 tablets insulin Pen needles $25.99 for 100 needles
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