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New Measures in place as Chisasibi enters Phase 1

January 19, 2021
Summary

The Cree Nation of Chisasibi (CNC) announced on Tuesday, January 19, that the community will return to Phase 1--the highest alert level of the reconfinement plan--effective immediately.

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The Cree Nation of Chisasibi (CNC) announced on Tuesday, January 19, that the community will return to Phase 1 of the reconfinement plan effective immediately.

This change affects Cree Health Board services at the Hospital, CMC, Vaccination Clinic and the Elders’ Home at the Banquet Hall. 

Hospital 

  • Visit the Emergency for emergencies only; please call before coming to the Hospital. A nurse will evaluate you and recommend if you need to come at the Hospital. 
  • No visitors are allowed until further notice. 
  • The Pharmacy will resume its home delivery service, please do not come to the Hospital to pick up medication. Instead, call 819-855-9003 to arrange a delivery. 
  • Dentistry services are limited to emergencies only 

CMC 

  • No walk-ins; Please call before your visit: 819-855-9029 and your call will be directed to the appropriate department. 
  • Essential in-person appointments will continue. 
  • Consultations that can be done by phone or zoom will be prioritized. 

Vaccination Clinic 

  • The COVID vaccination clinic will continue to operate.  
  • We invite you to come and get your Moderna vaccine between 9 am and 9 pm.  
  • Please continue to follow all precautionary measures even after you are vaccinated. 

Elders’ Home 

  • No visitors are allowed at the Elders’ Home until further notice. We will inform you about any changes. 
  • Families can contact the following number for more information: 1-873-365-0205
  • FaceTime/phone calls can be organized between the families and their loved ones. 

Psychosocial Support 

The Wiichiwaauwin Helpline is a 24/7 telephone service for mental health and social support, with counselling available in the Cree language. Call 1-833-632-4357

Covid Infoline for Eeyou Istchee: 1-866-855-2811

For more information:

https://chisasibi.ca/

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