Photo credit: Dr. Rick Davies

OHSNI's Focus

OHSNI’s focus is to provide specialized medical services for people in Nunavut. These include: Communication between all medical personnel, and families, in the north and in Ottawa Administrative support for appointments Nursing case management Social work support Medical records managment Inuktitut interpretation services In addition, OHSNI is involved in a number of programs designed to increase access to health care for the citizens of the Qikiqtani Region, including: Specialty clinics at the Qikiqtani General Hospital Facilitation of tele-health care between Nunavut and Ottawa Above all, OHSNI is dedicated to providing prompt and appropriate health services for the individuals under our care, paying special attention to our patients’ wishes and beliefs.


Contact us

We are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

  • Please Page: 613 788 1432

When you call the number pager-- after the beep - type in your complete phone number; then hang up and OHSNI will return your call promptly.