After Hours Care

After Hours Care

The After Hours Clinic is available for patients of the East Elgin Family Health Team (Drs Alkenbrack, Fernando, Graham, Taylor, Tokarewicz, Toogood or Nurse Practitioners Tracy Nancekivell, Janet Froud and Jessica Johnston).

The After Hours Clinic will be closed through the week nights, effective Monday, March 30, 2020. The AHC is open on Saturday mornings from 9:00 – 11:30 am and patients must phone ahead of being seen. Phone lines open at 8:45 am.  Please call to speak to reception starting at 8:45 am, and they will be able to schedule you for a same day phone or in-person appointment with the physician or nurse practitioner on duty that day.  Bring your cell phone with you as you will be required to call in to reception to be screened prior to gaining access to the clinic. The number is 519-773-3715.

Please help us inform our community and spread the word about this change.

Urgent Minor Clinical Care

The After Hours Clinic is available for acute minor illness that can not wait until you can see your regular primary care provider:

  • UTI/bladder infection
  • Sore throats, colds, coughs, ear infections
  • Rashes
  • Fevers

Emergency Care

The After Hours Clinic is not equipped to manage serious illnesses or accidents. Please call 911 or proceed to the nearest Emergency Room for the following:

  • Chest pain/shortness of breath
  • Possible stroke
  • Eye injuries
  • Lacerations requiring stitches
  • Broken bones

Regular Clinical Care

The After Hours Clinic does not replace regular care with your usual primary care provider. Please call and book a daytime appointment for the following:

  • Physicals/drivers/school medicals
  • Chronic disease management
  • Prescription refills
  • Forms including WSIB