Fort McPherson Health Services

William Firth Health Services Centre


Street Address:

439 Tetlit Gwich'in Road

Mailing Address:

Box 56

Fort McPherson, NT  X0E 0J0


Main Phone:

Health services call 867-952-2586

Fax dial 867-952-2620

Satellite phone 011-8816-326-17087


Hours of Operation:

Monday to Friday: 08:30-17:00


After Hours Emergency:

For medical emergencies call 867-952-2586 to speak with a nurse


Local Health Services:

  • Chronic Disease Clinic
  • Emergency Treatment
  • Diagnostic, restorative, rehabilitative and palliative care services
  • Health Promotion and disease prevention initiatives
  • Home Care
  • Elder Day Program
  • Immunization Programs
  • Pre-natal and Post-natal
  • School Health Program
  • Services to Aged and Handicapped
  • Well Child/Woman/Man Clinic


Regional Health Services:

Regional providers work in partnership with health centre staff and/or travel to surrounding communities to deliver services in the following areas:

  • Dental Therapy
  • Diabetes Education
  • Health Promotion
  • Home Care
  • Nutrition
  • Rehabilitation Services

Within the Authority there are Regional Health Services staff to provide leadership, program development, support, and supervision to the Community Health Services Workers.

All of the regional positions are located in the Inuvik Regional Hospital. If you are looking for information about community health services, please speak to the Health Services Staff in your community.

Health Services StaffPhone Number
Director, Client Services867-777-8143
Manager, Nursing Units867-777-8091
Manager, Community Health Centre Operations 867-777-8114
Manager, Rehabilitation and Health Promotion867-777-8090
Manager, Continuing Care867-777-8150