New diabetes program responds to “crisis”

BY ANGELA BROWN News Staff – Glengarry residents seeking support for diabetes-related health issues can turn to the Centre de sante communautaire de l’Estrie in Alexandria and the Nurse-Practitioner Led Clinic in Lancaster for support. While the Centre de sante focuses its services on the francophone community, it offers its diabetes program for both French-language […]

A healthy increase in clientele

Glengarry’s Nurse-Practitioner Led Clinic (GNPLC) in Lancaster is experiencing increased numbers of clients in the past year and is also managing to provide more same-day appointments when the need arises. Last year it started tracking the number and frequency of all same-day appointment requests, as part of its strategy to help in reducing the amount […]

Screening is vital in battle against cancer

Clinic provides many services people would traditionally receive from their family doctor BY ANGELA BROWN News Staff – Glengarry Nurse Practitioner-Led Clinic in Lancaster is continuing its work helping area residents receive timely screenings in an effort to prevent cancer. Executive director Penelope Smith explains the clinic has been coordinating cancer screenings for clients since […]