Living Here

Health Care

The E.M. Crowe Hospital
The E.M. Crowe Hospital and the Eriksdale Personal Care Home are operated by the Interlake Regional Health Authority, who also maintain health care facilities in Ashern, Lundar and Gypsumville.

The hospital is a 13 bed facility, with a palliative care suite and a 20 bed personal care home attached. There is a medical clinic in Eriksdale which is staffed by two physicians. One other physician also works in the facility.

The East Shore Ambulance provides service to the residents of Eriksdale.

Other services provided are:

  • Hearing Specialists
  • Physiotherapists
  • Dietitian
  • Home Care
  • Community Resources
  • District Health Nurse
  • Mental Health Coordinator
  • Crisis and Abuse Resource Centre
  • Red Cross
  • AA/Al-Anon
  • Optometrist
  • Handivan service
  • Lab and Xray service
  • Ultrasound
  • Tele Health
The Eriksdale Community Health Office is located in the B. McKinnon Wellness Centre, located at #35 Railway Avenue in Eriksdale, Tel: 204-739-2777.
Click on the link below for details and/or more information.
 http://www.ierha.ca/default.aspx?cid=6293
 
The Lakeshore General Hospital 
The Lakeshore General Hospital in Ashern is operated by the Interlake Regional Health Authority. This is a 15 bed facility with a palliative care suite and a 20 bed personal care home attached. There is a medical clinic in Ashern which is visited daily by the physicians located in the area.
 
There is a dental clinic, massage therapist, reflexologist, physiotherapist, footcare and pharmacy. An optometrist, chiropractor and denturist also service the area. Diabetes councillors visit the Health District as needed. An ultra sound unit visits the hospital in Ashern for assessment of obstetrical cases in the district. Ashern is also the home of two senior citizens lodges.
 
Ambulance services are available in Ashern, transferring patients to and from Winnipeg or Dauphin.

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