Welcome to the Ottawa Valley Family Health Team website!

Our team of family physicians and interdisciplinary health providers serve people in Mississippi Mills and the surrounding area.

Our mission is to increase the level of and access to primary care services by building an integrated team of health care professionals, so that all residents will have access to timely, high-quality primary care medical services, emphasizing health promotion, disease prevention and improved management of chronic disease.

Please visit our Patient Info page if you are interested in becoming a patient of our Family Health Team.

 

NEWS AND EVENTS

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PLEASE NOTE:  During the winter months, patient and visitors are asked to remove all outdoor footwear.  Please consider bringing indoor shoes with you. This will help to keep our facilities clean and ensure you do not have to walk around the office in your socks!  We are not responsbile for lost or stolen footwear.

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UPDATE - an email reminder was sent out last week to patient 65+ with the incorrect time for our November 19 clinic - the clinic will run from 9am - 4pm as posted on our website.  Sorry for the confusion!

Upcoming FLU/IMMUNIZATION CLINICS for patients of OVFHT physican.  NO appointment necessary.  Please enter through LifeLabs entrance and follow signs.

Monday November 12 - 9am - 4pm

Monday November 19 - 1pm - 4pm

Monday November 26 - 9am - 6pm

Monday December 3 - 1pm - 4pm

Of note, due to the minimal supply of the High-Dose Trivalent Influenza Vaccine we received from Public Health these will be reserved for those high-risk patients with multiple conditions. Further details on the effectiveness is noted on the Public Health website as noted below. 

http://www.ottawapublichealth.ca/en/professionals-and-partners/immunization-and-vaccines.aspx#NACI-vaccine-product-recommendations

General details on the Influenza Vaccine can also be obtained through Ministry of Health Website at https://www.ontario.ca/page/flu-facts

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We are excited to annouce the launch of our on-line booking portal - Health Myself!  As of today Dr. Rossi's, Dr Turcotte's, Dr. Quackenbush's and Dr. McKillop's patients will be able to book regular appointments to see their family physician on-line.  Other physicians will be implemented in the following weeks.  

If you would like to have access to on-line booking, please make sure we have your up-to-date personal email.  

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Hours of Operation

Mon to Fri: Phones are answered 

8:30 am - 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Sat/Sun: Closed

After-hours care provided at the Almonte General Hospital