Who We Are

SAM_9635 (centered)The Upper Grand Family Health Team provides a broad range of health-care services that focus on health promotion, disease prevention and chronic disease management.

Our clinical team consists of nurse specialists, dietitians, mental health therapists, nurse practitioners, health promoter, pharmacist, occupational therapist and physician assistant who are supported by administrative staff to serve the residents of Centre Wellington. We work closely with our affiliated physicians to ensure that patients are well-supported to achieve their healthcare goals.

Our Community

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We provide health-care services  for residents of Arthur, Elora, Fergus and surrounding areas.

Medication safety during COVID-19

July 24, 2020 by Cora Van Zutphen, UGFHT Clinical Pharmacist Managing medications for yourself or someone else can be challenging. Here are some tips to help keep everyone safe. Know your medications Ask Questions. When you see your doctor, nurse or pharmacist ask if

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Emotional Health and Wellness during COVID-19

July 17, 2020 by Tasha Lake, UGFHT Mental Health Therapist Have you noticed an increase in your existing depression or anxiety symptoms?  Or perhaps feelings of anxiety or depression are a new experience for you. According to a survey conducted by the Centre for

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“The specialist that I was able to access through the Family Health Team’s Telemedicine program allowed me to stay within my community and helped me avoid a trip to London to get the care that I needed.”

 

– Pauline D.

“Thank you to the Family Health Team staff who worked closely with my family doctor to help get my blood sugar under control, explain how my diet can keep me healthy and connect me with resources in the community to obtain financial supports.”

– George J.

“I really enjoy the weekly Stepping Out classes led by the Family Health Team Health Promoter that give me a chance to enjoy the outdoors, mingle with people in my community and take care of my health”.

– Frank T.

“The care that I received from my mental health therapist was truly great. She really listened and helped me find ways to deal with my thoughts and feelings”.

– Greta H.

“Thank you for having a very personable female nurse practitioner on staff. It gives my teenage daughters and myself someone to talk to about female issues”

– Anonymous

“Very personable, always friendly and welcoming. We are extremely happy with the staff”

– Anonymous

“I’ve been to many medical offices in my life & find this one to be the best one I’ve visited!”

– Anonymous

“Office Staff are always very friendly”

– Anonymous

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