Community Health Nurses provide a variety of services such as; health education, home visits, communicable disease control, individualized health counseling, raising awareness on issues related to healthy lifestyles, creating partnerships for provincial projects and increasing community awareness of healthy lifestyles among First Nation Families within Abegweit First Nation.
Community Health Nursing involves maintaining and improving health through activities focusing primarily on prevention, health education and assessments.
Community Health Nurses, along with the health team, plan and implement health programs based on community needs. Although the priorities and focus for health programs may vary from community to community, the overall community health plan is to improve and maintain health.
Location: Health Center
Key Contact and Title: Stephanie Jadis
Phone #: (902)676-2525 Fax #: (902)676-2734
Abegweit First Nation Wellness Center 81 Gluscap Dr. Scotchfort, PEI C0A 1T0
Abegweit First Nation Wellness Center P.O. Box 68 MT STEWART, PEI COA 1TO