Health and Human Services

Donald A. LaPointe Health & Education Center

Keweenaw Bay Dept. Of Health & Human Services

102 Superior Avenue

Baraga, MI 49908

906.353.8700

 

“Promoting and Enhancing the Healthcare of the Community”

Our mission is to be a leader in Tribal Health and Human Services programming and innovative strategies that contribute to building strong, healthy families and patient-centered care.

 

Medical Clinic

102 Superior Avenue

906.353.8700

The health and wellness of our patients is our top priority.  Providing the best possible care to every patient is our primary goal.  We CAN achieve this goal by working together on your healthcare needs.  We call this concept - - -

Patient Centered Medical Home.

The KBIC Medical Clinic features two full-time medical providers and one part-time pediatrician. We have four full-time nursing staff, three fill-in nurses.  The nurses are responsible for managing the patient flow within medical.  In addition to daily scheduled patients we provide a triage service in which community members can call for same day appointments or specific medical questions. Each provider has an individual nurse which helps provide the community with coordination of care, medication renewals, and referrals to specialists, and test results.  Services provided are:

 

Routine Care:  Includes newborn care through adulthood into geriatrics

Acute Care:     Flu, earaches, coughs, etc,

Urgent Care:   Injuries such as sprains, laceration repair and other acute illness.

Chronic Care:  Diabetic Care, heart disease and asthma

 

Clinic hours are Monday through Friday 8am-4:30pm; Tuesday and Thursday mornings are reserved for lab draws.  Medical has a full-time medical receptionist to assist the community with scheduling medical appointments.

 

 

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Policies

Abusive Behavior Policy

Transport Policy

 

Compliments and Complaints

Complaint Procedure

Complaint Form

 

Programs

Summer 2014 Community Events

Flu Clinic Dates - No Dates Set up Now

Influenza Vaccine Consent Form

2013 VIS

 

Additional Information

Contract Health Services Booklet

Business Office Information

KBIC Contract Health Services Member Directory

 

Diabetic Information

Diabetes Talking Circles

DM Shoe Incentive Requirements

DM Shoe Incentive

Foot Care Clinic