Health

Wilkie Health Center



BOX 459
WILKIE, SK S0K 4W0
7TH AVENUE EAST 
CONTACT: GLORIA PARK
PHONE: 843-2644
FAX:843-3222
Ambulance: 911

 

Wilkie Hospital was converted into a Health Center in January 1997. There are two observation beds for monitoring patients. One convalescent bed allows clients returning from treatment in the city to recover in their home town. A palliative care room is also available for patients in the last stages of life. This room is set out so that the family members may stay 24 hours a day a day if they so wish. Physicians alternately provide 24 hour emergency services, after regular officehours and on weekends. There are two ambulances located in Wilkie. Laboratory services are available Monday too Friday from 8:30am to 5:00pm, with on-call weekends and holidays.

 

HEARTLAND HEALTH REGIONS WEB SITE:  www.hrha.sk.ca

 

Heartland Health Region offers a full spectrum of health care services to Wilkie and surrounding district. The Wilkie Health Centre, a Level B facility, offers 24 hour emergency care. This includes 24 hour ambulance (EMS), diagnostics, Registered Nursing and Physician coverage. 

The facility consists of:
- Emergent outpatient services
- 5 program beds, these beds can be utilized to care for any combination of clients:
- Respite
- Observation
- Convalescence (patient recovering from illness, injury or surgery prior to returning home)
- Palliative care (A suite is available to support the patient and their family during the end stages of life)
29 LTC beds

 

Community based services include:
Home Care - providing Nursing and personal care as well as home making services to members of the community who are unable to manage their care alone and are without support.
Youth and Family Counseling services
Mental Health
Addictions
Occupational Therapy
Dietician Services
Public Health
Diabetic Educators

For more information or an appointment please call 843-2644.

 

Employment:
If you are interested in obtaining employment in any of the above departments or in the following services please feel free to submit an application via Heartland Health Region web page www.hrha.sk.ca or contact the facility for details:
-Cook
-Assistant Cook
-Food Service Worker
-Laundry Services
-Environmental Services 
-Maintenance
-Recreation worker
-Administrative Assistant
-Special Care Aid/Continuing Care Aide/Home Health Aide
-Registered Nurse
-Practical Nurse
-Emergency Medical Services
-Diagnostics (CLXT)

 

Services based in Wilkie:

 

 


 

Poplar Courts Nursing Home

 

BOX 459
WILKIE, SK S0K 4W0
7TH AVENUE EAST 
CONTACT: GLORIA PARK
PHONE: 843-2668
FAX: 843-3222

Poplar Courts is a long-term care facility that was built in 1982. There are twenty-nine beds with one bed to provide respite care. Admission into Poplar Courts is through the District Coordinating Committee and is based upon client need.

 


 

WILKIE MEDICAL CLINIC

 


BOX 1101
WILKIE, SK S0K 4W0
203 2ND AVENUE WEST 
CONTACT: DR. DAVID KEMP or

DR. ELHAM YAHYAEE
PHONE: 843-2888

 


 

WILKIE PHARMACY

 


BOX 690
WILKIE, SK S0K 4W0
109 2ND AVENUE EAST 
CONTACT: KEVIN KOWALCHUK
PHONE:843-2462
FAX: 843-2525

 


 

OPTOMETRIST


UNITY, SK S0K 4L0
264 2ND AVENUE WEST, UNITY
CONTACT: DR. B. THOMAS
PHONE: 228-2722

 


 

PRAIRIE SKY RECOVERY CENTRE INC.


BOX 535
WILKIE, SK S0K 4W0 
PHONE: 306-658-4767

www.prairieskyrecovery.ca

 


 

LEAH'S MASSAGE THERAPY

 

112 GRAY CRESCENT WEST
BOX 41
WILKIE, SK S0K 4W0 
CONTACT: LEAH HERZOG
PHONE: 843-2127

 


 

PRAIRIE BRANCHES ENTERPRISES INC.


Prairie Branches is a non-profit corporation that operates three group homes, an activity centre, and various other programs and supports for the intellectually and physically disabled.

BOX 597
WILKIE, SK S0K 4W0
104 7th Ave West 
PHONE: 843-2088
FAX: 843-2085

 


 

Wilkie and District Health Foundation (1998)

 

This charitable organization was formed on September 15, 1998 to create and manage a fund to assist with health related expenditures within the Wilkie community. 


Expenditures shall be designated, but not limited to the following:

  • Building projects and/or renovations
  • Purchase of equipment
  • Recruitment of medical personnel and/or expertise
  • Public information

 

For further information contact:
Margaret Skinner - 843-2810

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