• We provide quality
    health-care to people
    without a family doctor.

  • We treat you if you are sick,
    and focus on prevention
    to keep you healthy.

  • We partner with
    physicians, pharmacists
    and other professionals to
    provide you care.

  • We offer the same comprehensive
    health-care services as other
    family practice models.

  • Find out how you can apply
    to be a patient of our clinic.

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COVID-19 Assessment Centre (Muskoka Update)

Effective August 28, the COVID-19 testing sites in Huntsville and Bracebridge are closing.

Starting August 31, one Assessment Centre will service all of Muskoka.  This location will be an outbuilding adjacent to the helipad at the back of the South Muskoka Memorial Hospital in Bracebridge.

TESTING IS BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.   Please call 1-888-383-7009 for an appointment.

Hours:  Monday to Friday – 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Location: 75 Ann Street, Bracebridge ( Not in the the Hospital)

More info: www.mahc.ca/COVID-19Testing/

NM NPLC COVID-19 Update 16-03-20 – Click to access memo

Additional Resources:

Government of Ontario – https://www.ontario.ca/page/2019-novel-coronavirus

Other helpful COVID-19 links (Community Ressources, Financial Support) Found HERE

Mental Health Support Resources Found HERE

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Welcome to the North Muskoka Nurse Practitioner-Led Clinic

Nurse Practitioner-Led ClinicsNorth Muskoka Nurse Practitioner-Led Clinic

Nurse Practitioner-Led Clinics are a new health care delivery model in which Nurse Practitioners are the lead providers of primary health care. These clinics were created to provide accessible, quality family health care services to people who do not have access to a regular health care provider.

What is a Nurse Practitioner?

A Nurse Practitioner is a Registered Nurse with advanced training and skills in the areas of health assessment, diagnosis and treatment of common episodic illnesses as well as chronic disease. The Nurse Practitioner works within a scope of practice set forth by the College of Nurses of Ontario. Their practice is based on a holistic approach and they work collaboratively with many other health professionals.

What Services Can Nurse Practitioners Provide?

– Diagnose and treat illness and/or injuries
– Perform physical check-ups
– Pap tests
– Immunizations
– Order and interpret diagnostic tests
– Write prescriptions and monitor chronic conditions
– Provide treatments and/or procedures
– Make referrals to specialists

A Team Based Approach

Our Clinic operates with a team based approach. In addition to four nurse practitioners, our health care team includes:

Registered Nurse: The Nurses will be using their full scope of practice. They will conduct health care assessments including meet and greet visits, focused assessments, pap tests, immunizations, lab tests, well baby, well mom and health promotion/education.

Registered Dietitian: The dietitian uses food and nutrition knowledge to provide practical advice to help promote health and wellness and manage chronic diseases.

Social Worker: The social worker provides counseling support to patients in our clinic addressing such issues as; depression, stress/anxiety, chronic illness/pain, grief/loss and poverty.


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The Active Living Centre in Huntsville is now host to a COVID-19 Assessment Centre on Monday's, Wednesday's and Friday's from 10am to 4pm. No appointment needed! If you think you should get tested, don't hesitate! See the link for more details.Starting Friday September 18th there will be a Huntsville COVID-19 Assessment Centre available from 10am-4pm every Monday, Wednesday and Friday for COVID-19 testing and assessments at the Active Living Centre. No appointment required. Read media release for full details: ow.ly/239s50BsSpc ... See MoreSee Less

The Active Living Centre in Huntsville is now host to a COVID-19 Assessment Centre on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 10am to 4pm. No appointment needed! If you think you should get tested, dont hesitate! See the link for more details.

It's the last long weekend of summer! Be safe and stay well. Our clinic will be closed for Labour Day on Monday September 7th and reopen with our regular hours on September 8th. ... See MoreSee Less

Its the last long weekend of summer! Be safe and stay well. Our clinic will be closed for Labour Day on Monday September 7th and reopen with our regular hours on September 8th.

Please note our clinic will be closed this afternoon, September 2 for an extended staff meeting! We will reopen for regular hours tomorrow, Sept 3 at 8:30am. As always, we ask that you please call us prior to attending the clinic in-person. Thank you! ... See MoreSee Less

Please note our clinic will be closed this afternoon, September 2 for an extended staff meeting! We will reopen for regular hours tomorrow, Sept 3 at 8:30am. As always, we ask that you please call us prior to attending the clinic in-person. Thank you!

Looking for some parenting support during these trying times? Register now for this webinar being offered next week on "Parenting During the COVID-19 Pandemic" ... See MoreSee Less

Looking for some parenting support during these trying times? Register now for this webinar being offered next week on Parenting During the COVID-19 Pandemic

There are changes coming this week to where you can go for a COVID-19 test: ... See MoreSee Less

There are changes coming this week to where you can go for a COVID-19 test:

Does your child have asthma? See the Lung Health Foundation's tips for Back-to-School! ... See MoreSee Less

Does your child have asthma? See the Lung Health Foundations tips for Back-to-School!

We can do this and get through this together!Following public health advice remains critical as Ontario continues down the road to economic recovery. All Ontarians should continue to follow public health advice as the province enters Stage 3. news.ontario.ca/m/57940 ... See MoreSee Less

We can do this and get through this together!

Please note, the clinic will be closed on Monday August 3rd, and will resume regular hours, on Tuesday August 4th. Happy long weekend! Stay Safe! ... See MoreSee Less

Please note, the clinic will be closed on Monday August 3rd, and will resume regular hours, on Tuesday August 4th.   Happy long weekend!  Stay Safe!
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