St Joseph's Care Group

Site: St Joseph's Heritage

Service: Bethammi Nursing Home

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Description & Services
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Description (Service) Operates a 112 bed long term care facility offering a variety of programs, services and amenities
Services provided include: 
  • Care Conferences 
  • Nursing, Medical, Pharmacy 
  • Life Enrichment 
  • Spiritual Care 
  • Short Stay Respite 
  • Vaccinations, Infection Control 
  • Palliative Care (end-of-life care) 
  • Residents' Council 
  • Housekeeping 
  • Communal Rooms and Spaces
Services Available on Referral: 
  • Occupational Therapy -- for assessments of function and seating for purchasing a wheelchair  
  • Physiotherapy -- for assessment of and setting up a personalized exercise program  
  • Speech Therapy -- individualized speech therapy, swallowing assessments, and swallowing management 
  • Professional Chiropody  
  • Geriatric Assessment  
  • Social Work  
  • Psychogeriatric Assessment  
  • Referral to other Medical Specialists
Services available at additional cost: 
  • Preferred Accommodation  
  • Telephone, cable television, newspaper/magazine subscriptions  
  • Hairdressing/Barber services  
  • Gift Shop  
  • Custom wheelchairs and specialized adaptive aids  
  • Transportation  
  • VON foot care  
  • Alternate incontinence products  
  • Occasional fees for entertainment or outings  
  • Additional Physiotherapy services beyond those provided
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm 
Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Algoma District ; Cochrane District ; Kenora District ; Manitoulin District ; Nipissing District ; Rainy River District ; Sudbury District ; Thunder Bay District ; Timiskaming District
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
  • Have a valid Ontario Health Card  
  • Have health care needs that cannot be met with any combination of caregiving, care in your home or care in your community  
  • Have health care needs that can be met in a long term care home
Application Apply through the North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN) by calling 807-345-7339
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Available upon request
Fees Program - Some programs may require additional fees ; Service - Accommodation ; Some services may require additional fees ; Fee assistance available for Basic accommodations ; assistance is provided by Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC).
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-768-4430
Fax 807-768-7793
Primary Contact Janine Black, Administrator
Site Location St Joseph's Heritage
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 63 Carrie St
Thunder Bay, ON P7A 4J2
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Intersection Carrie St and Dorothy St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC)