Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 705-734-9690
Fax 705-734-0239
Website www.bchc.ca
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Site Location Two story building located behind the main Eagle Ridge building that houses the Huronia Urgent Care Clinic
Located In Community Barrie
Address Eagle Ridge Professional Complex
490 Huronia Rd
Barrie, ON L4N 6M2
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Intersection Huronia Rd and Big Bay Point Rd
Contact Information
Primary Contact Kelly Famiglietti, Director of Health Services
Alternate Contact Kelly
Primary Executive Christine Colcy, Chief Executive Officer
Description & Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 Response
  • all in-person group programs and workshops are cancelled until further notice
  • some groups are being held virtually, check website or call 705-734-9690 for more updates
  • one-on-one in-person appointments are available and must be made in advance, walk-in appointments are not available
  • requests for an appointment will be triaged to determine if the appointment can be handled over the phone, using video technology or if an in-person, face-to-face visit is required
  • for in-person visits all patients will be actively screened for COVID-19 at the time of booking and again on-site at the point of entry for your appointment
  • If you have an in-person appointment scheduled at the BCHC and develop COVID-19 symptoms prior to the day of your appointment, please DO NOT COME TO THE BCHC and call the clinic at 705-734-9690 to inform reception of the change in your health
Primary Care Appointments
  • Call 705-734-9690 to book an appointment with a Physician, Nurse Practitioner or the clinic Nurse
  • for appointments with a Social Worker, Dietitian, Diabetes Educator or Physiotherapist, ask your family physician or nurse practitioner to send a counselling referral on your behalf
  • Social Work - all one-on-one social work counselling appointments will be conducted in person or via virtual appointments, same day appointments are also being provided
  • Physiotherapy - all physiotherapy appointments are available in person or via virtual appointments
  • Dietitian - all appointments will be conducted in person, via phone or video conferencing
  • Diabetes - all appointments will be conducted via phone or in person if requested by the patient
  • Virtual Visits - some appointments are being made available through e-visits OTN or Zoom
  • In person OTN visits are available by scheduling with the receptionist
Regular Service
Health centre focused on family and community health
  • encourage responsibility for one's own health and that of the community through health promotion, illness prevention, chronic disease management and integrated primary health care
  • community-led health teams develop programs to improve the social supports and conditions that affect long-term health
  • Primary Health Care - one on one consultation with either a physician, a nurse practitioner, nurse, a dietitian, a social worker, or a physiotherapist, community health worker, health promoter
  • Francophone Nurse Practitioner - available every Wednesday from 9 am-4 pm by appointment only, service is provided through a partnership with Chigamik Community Health Centre
  • Illness Prevention - involves services such as blood pressure screening, annual immunization against influenza and wellness visits
  • Chronic Disease Self Management Program - Sessions to learn ongoing self-care including information about coping, health guidelines, medication usage, working with health professionals and informed treatment decisions
  • Diabetes Management Program - information about living with diabetes, monitoring blood sugar level, food choices, exercise, pump program, medications and lifestyle choices
  • Health Promotion - a number of group programs are provided including
    • Kitchen Conversations
    • Cooking for 1 or 2
    • Supervised Walking Program
    • Fitness for Health at City of Barrie Recreation Centres
    • Art Therapy
    • Anxiety Support Groups
    • Youth Health Connect
    • GLA:D Canada
    • Group Lifestyle Balance (Weight Management Program)
    • My Best Weight Program
  • Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Thu 4:30 pm-7 pm by appointment only 
  • Francophone Nurse Practitioner: Wed 9 am-4 pm, by appointment only 
  • Other programs: hours vary
Areas Served Barrie - and surrounding area ; North Innisfil Health Services - individuals 60+ that reside in North Innisfil 
Diabetes Management Centre - Barrie and surrounding area
Eligibility Varies per program
  • Call for information 
  • For clinical services, call for an appointment
Languages English ; French - Programs, Francophone Nurse Practitioner can provide health services in French to clients
Fees None - Most medical services covered by OHIP * some fees for other programs
Other Details
Established 1989
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Print Material Healthwise Newsletter- published 2 times a year * Health News (Program Listing)- 1 time per year in the spring or fall

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