Ontario. Ministry of Health And Long Term Care - Northern Ontario

Site: Ontario Health Insurance Plan - No Physical Address

Service: Ontario Health Insurance Plan

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Enrolment inquiries and registration for Ontario Health Cards that provide pre-medical and hospital care information regarding health services 
  • Processes Out-of-country claims 
  • Outreach services available to Northwestern Ontario residents 
  • Temporary residents are not covered
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Algoma District ; Cochrane District ; Kenora District ; Manitoulin District ; Nipissing District ; Rainy River District ; Sudbury District ; Thunder Bay District ; Timiskaming District
  • Must be a resident of Ontario, and a Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada 
  • For new residents in Ontario, there is a three month waiting period before eligibility begins
  • Must attend in person for a photo health card 
  • Original documents must be provided such as proof of citizenship, Ontario residency (call for list of documents acccepted, with proof of identity, including signature) 
  • For individuals under 16, a parent or guardian must attend and bring the child's birth certificate or citizenship card, as well as their own documents
Languages English ; French
Contact Information
Toll Free Phone ServiceOntario INFOline: 1-866-532-3161
TTY Phone 1-800-387-5559
Website www.health.gov.on.ca
Located In Community Northern Ontario
Address Northern Ontario
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Physical Access Not Applicable - No public access
Other Details
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care