Sunchild First Nation - Primary Care Network Partnership
Sunchild First Nation is a semi-isolated reserve located in Treaty 6 territory in Central Alberta, north west of Rocky Mountain House. Affiliated with the Yellowhead Tribal Council, the Health program provides specialized therapy services to their members living on-reserve that include physical, occupational and massage therapists.
Twice a month, in partnership with the Rocky Mountain House Primary Care Network they provide chronic disease management clinics. The PCN team includes physicians, chronic disease nurse specialists and pharmacists. A Chronic Care Plan is completed with the patient on the initial visit, with follow-up visits and routine patient care.