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OLD CROW NURSING STATION

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Pharmacy The Pharmacy contains
many type of medications.
Some types are Insulin,
Analgesics, Heart Medications,
Antibiotics, and Respiratory
Medicines.

Dental Room A Dental Room is used
to provide dental care for
Old Crow residents. A
dentist from Whitehorse
travels to Old Crow 5
times per year.

The Examination Room is used for patient examinations by Dr. Beaton. Dr. Beaton travels from Whitehorse to Old Crow once per month. Examination Room

Nurse Johnson and Dr. Beaton Nurse Johnson and Dr. Beaton
On his monthly visits to Old Crow Dr. Beaton makes medical rounds to Elders homes throughout the community.

Dr. Beaton and Elder Lydia Thomas Dr. Beaton visits the home of Elder Lydia Thomas.

Dr. Beaton and Elder Lydia Thomas Dr. Beaton checks Elder Lydia Thomas's blood pressure.

Elder Fanny Charlie gets a blood pressure check from Dr. Beaton

Dr. Beaton and Elder Fanny Charlie

Elder Charlie Peter Charlie Sr. gets a clean bill of health from Dr. Beaton.

Elder Charlie Peter Charlie Sr. and Dr. Beaton

Nurse June Johnson and Dr. Beaton Nurse Johnson and Dr. Beaton pose beside Elder Charlie Peter Charlie's woodpile. At age 82 Charlie Peter still cuts and stacks 10 cords of wood per year.

During medical emergencies patients are medevaced by air to Inuvik, Northwest Territories (the closest hospital to Old Crow). It takes just under 4 hours - depending on the weather - to medevac a patient to the Inuvik Hospital.


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