The North Lambton Community Health Centre is a non-profit, community-governed organization that provides primary health care, health promotion and community development services to Lambton County.

We view health as a state of physical, mental, spiritual and social well-being.

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SITE CLOSURE NOTICE DECEMBER 14, 2017
PLEASE NOTE
EAST LAMBTON (Watford site) and KETTLE POINT SITES ARE CLOSED DUE TO WEATHER

PLEASE NOTE
Forest Site Renovations

Forest site will be undergoing renovations from Dec 1, 2017 - January 2, 2018.  During this time we are not able to offer clinic services , including walk-ins, bloodwork, liquid nitrogen, and all other clinics.   

All of our clinical providers have been moved to the Kettle Point and Watford sites during this time. 
Watford site will be open Monday-Friday during the month of December.  

 

Forest site will remain open in the evening on Tuesday, December 5th for Diabetes appointments and Tuesday, December 12th for a Meet and Greet.  Forest site will be closed at 4:30 on Tuesday, December 19th.  

 

Thank you for your co-operation.
If you have any quesitons, please call 519-786-4545 ext. 0

 

North Lambton Community Health Centre Announces New Local Imaging Facility

We are pleased to inform you about the newest addition to the local medical community. Accurate Imaging Diagnostics facility offers high quality imaging resources and prompt services at the North Lambton Community Health Centre, 3-59 King Street West, Forest.                                           

Imaging Services Include:  Hours of Operation:
  • General Ultrasound
  • Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
  • Obstetrical Ultrasound
  • Second Opinion for MRI Images
 
  • Tuesday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Physician or Nurse Practitioner referral is required.
If you would like additional information, please call (519) 786-4545 ext. 265 and we will be happy to help.


Are you Interested?  

Are you interested in becoming a client advisor with the North Lambton Community Health Centre?  We want to hear from you!  A client advisor is a rostered client who would attend occasional meetings to provide feedback into the North Lambton CHC’s services and processes.   

If interested or for more information, please contact Leah:   lwillemse@nlchc.com    t. 519-786-4545 Ext. 311

The North Lambton Community Health Centre is a non-profit, community-governed organization that provides primary health care, health promotion and community development services to Lambton County. For more information, visit www.nlchc.com or follow us on Facebook and Twitter.



North Lambton Community Health Centre Achieves CCA Accreditation

 

We are very pleased to announce that North Lambton Community Health Centre has been awarded a four-year accreditation by the Canadian Centre for Accreditation (CCA).  The hard work, professionalism, and dedication of our staff and Board of Directors are clearly reflected in this significant achievement.

“To be CCA Accredited is truly a seal of approval,” says Mac Redmond, North Lambton CHC Board Chair.  “Our stakeholders can be assured that we have undergone an extensive internal and external review process that measures our practices against sector and industry standards.”

Accreditation is a process that provides assurance from a respected third-party that the accredited organization meets commonly accepted standards for good governance, management, and excellence in service provision.  It is one way that we demonstrate to our clients and funders that we are operating responsibly and providing responsive and quality services.

“One of the key benefits of participating in CCA’s accreditation program is that it promotes an ongoing culture of learning and quality improvement throughout the organization,” says Barbara Wiktorowicz, Executive Director, Canadian Centre for Accreditation.  “By choosing to go through the CCA accreditation process, North Lambton CHC is demonstrating its accountability to the community and its commitment to providing the highest quality programs and services.”

North Lambton CHC was previously accredited by Community Organizational Health Inc. (COHI).  In 2012, the Canadian Centre for Accreditation (CCA) was formed through the joint initiative of COHI and four other associations of community service providers, bringing together over 100 years of accreditation experience.

Kathy Bresett, Executive Director noted the North Lambton CHC thanks the over 50 partners we work with.  Together, these partnerships strive to improve the wellness of the communities we serve.  “Being CCA Accredited allows us to demonstrate our accomplishments at not only an operational level but also in our business management and community governance. With increasing pressure for public accountability, participation in the accreditation process promotes a quality and safety culture across the organization.”

 

For More Information Contact

Kathy Bresett

Executive Director, North Lambton Community Health Centre

3-59 King Street West, Forest, ON  N0N 1J0

519-786-4545, ext. 240

kbresett@nlchc.com

www.nlchc.com